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1933 July 2

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

NAACP resolution adopted by the 24th. annual conference of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Chicago (Ill.) - Resolution entitled "The Negro's Economic Status" listing a series of demands to ensure racial justice, adopted at the NAACP Annual Conference in Chicago: calling for a limit on profits of private business; the appointment of "qualified Negroes" to the Labor Advisory Board; the independence of the Industrial Recovery and Public Works Act from the American Federation of ... more

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1933 Nov.

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Chicago Branch

NAACP press release

Chicago (Ill.) - Relaying news regarding the Chicago Supreme Court; the NAACP membership drive; the branch's fight for "'white collar' jobs for relief clients"; the demand for "fair deal in re-employment projects for colored citizens"; and the "airing of 'Jim Crow' in Catholic Church at meet of Church Extension Society."

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1933 July 2

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Chicago Branch

NAACP resolution

Chicago (Ill.) - Recommending a series of administrative and managerial changes to the Association; specifically, suggesting the NAACP's constitution and by-laws be "immediately revised and amended"; calling for changes to NAACP voting procedures; and bidding a copy of the present resolution be dispatched immediately to the Board of Directors.

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1941 Oct. 2

Weaver, Archie

Letter from Archie L. Weaver to N.A.A.C.P. Board of Directors

Chicago (Ill.) - Thanking them for the "somewhat confusing" account of the Board's recent actions (relayed in mums312-b096-i378) and responding in detail to the assertions therein, regarding the celebration of William Pickens's 60th birthday, general negligence in correspondence, the administration of the Spingarn Medal, among other issues.

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1926 June 3

Spears, Mack Congress

Letter from Mack Congress Spears to Crisis

Chicago (Ill.) - Inquiring into how to best go about submitting photos of recent college graduates to the magazine's forthcoming Education number.

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1928 Mar. 5

Thompson, H. Clayton

Letter from Harold C. Thompson to Crisis

Chicago (Ill.) - Enclosing the copy of an ad to run in the magazine "until further notice."

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1926 Jan. 28

Braxton, E. G.

Letter from E. G. Braxton to NAACP

Chicago (Ill.) - Asks for assistance in publishing his compositions. Wishes the N. A. A. C. P. to forward them to the Opportunity magazine.

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1941 Apr. 4

Weaver, Archie

Memorandum from Archie L. Weaver to N.A.A.C.P. Board of Directors

Chicago (Ill.) - Protesting the Association's administration and award of the Spingarn Medal.

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1928 Jan. 30

Saumth, Wilson

Letter from Wilson Saumth to Crisis

Chicago (Ill.) - Ordering a two-year subscription to the magazine and enclosing the according fee.

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1927 Jan. 9

Johnson, J. M.

Letter from J. M. Johnson to Crisis

Chicago (Ill.) - Requesting that they send a subscription blank for 1927, as well as details on the magazine's submission policies.

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