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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."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Feb. 15

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Chicago Branch

Letter from the N.A.A.C.P. Chicago Branch to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Archie L. Weaver, Financial Secretary; declining Du Bois's offer to speak at the branch (proposed in mums312-b055-ii358), fearing that it would draw the same audience and fill the same function as his scheduled speaking engagement at the Church of the Good Shepherd.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Nov. 22

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Chicago Branch

Letter from N.A.A.C.P. Chicago Branch to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Archie L. Weaver; enclosing a $9.60 check to cover 8 subscription renewals to the "Crisis"; hoping the clippings he recently sent therefor have arrived; describing the facets of his convalescence; ordering a subscription for a Mr. Edward Grisby of his city; and pledging to submit a report on his branch activities a bit later on.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Apr. 7

Lewis, Morris

Letter from Morris Lewis to Robert W. Bagnall

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning a round table discussion at the 1923 American Library Association on segregation and libraries.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Feb. 5

Lewis, Morris

Letter from Morris Lewis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning the arrangements for Du Bois to lecture while in Chicago and the engagement Lewis has arranged through Mrs. Rosenfels and Mrs. Whitman. Lewis also suggests that Du Bois could address an assembly of students of Wendell Phillips High School.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Jan. 23

Lewis, Morris

Letter from Morris Lewis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning the leads Morris Lewis, Executive Secretary of the NAACP Chicago Branch, is working on to arrange for a lecture while Du Bois is in Chicago in February.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Jan. 27

Lewis, Morris

Letter from Morris Lewis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning the arrangements for Du Bois to lecture while in Chicago. Lewis has received the telegram regarding Mrs. R. B. Herring. Lewis does not have any definite developments from Mrs. Irvin Rosenfels, Mrs. Jas. F. Porter and Miss Mary McDowell.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Mar. 7

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Chicago Branch

Letter from N.A.A.C.P. Chicago Branch to Crisis

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Morris Lewis; addressed to A. G. Dill; enclosing some notes on the recent death of Rev. Dr. Edward W. Williams, for notice in the magazine.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Oct. 6

Weaver, Archie

Letter from Archie L. Weaver to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning a clipping from the "Chicago Daily Tribune".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers