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1946 Oct. 24

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Textbook Committee

NAACP Textbook Committee report

Chicago (Ill.) - Outlining the principal failings of the standard American history textbooks currently in use; describing the study conducted by the Committee in Chicago public schools; evaluating an array of books used therein and analysing their treatment of race-related issues and histories; and offering a series of recommendations for the rectification of the biased narratives, argu... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Aug. 1

Negro Digest

Telegram from Negro Digest to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Sent by Ben Burns, Executive Editor; addressed to either Du Bois, Walter White, or Roy Wilkins at the NAACP; seeking their immediate selections for the Digest's compilation of "greatest books on race relations."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Oct. 6

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Textbook Committee

Letter from NAACP Textbook Committee to Frank Tannanbaum

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Faith B. Rich; enclosing the Committee's statement on the insufficiency of standard elementary and high school texts; expressing the group's interest in his March 1946 essay on economic and commercial roots of slavery, suggesting that the issue be further explored, and requesting reprints of its initial iteration.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Dec. 23

Provident Hospital (Chicago, Ill.)

Letter from Provident Hospital and Training School to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed George T. Jenkins, Publicity Manager; enclosing an article on the "campaign to establish a great Negro medical center in Chicago," and two accompanying photographs, for inclusion in a future number of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Oct. 2

Owens, Gordon W.

Letter from Gordon Owens to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Commenting at length on his recent "Crisis" editorial entitled "Where We Are," mostly concerning the current presidential campaign and the role of the "Negro vote" therein.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 Nov. 27

Brown, S. D.

Letter from S. D. Brown to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning World War I, "The Crisis", the Chicago chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, propaganda, and separatism.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Oct. 24

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Textbook Committee

Letter from NAACP Textbook Committee to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Faith B. Rich, Chairman; enclosing a copy of the Committee's recent report for his comments and suggestions, as well as correspondence with Frank Tannenbaum; submitting the latter for publication in "The Crisis"; and describing unsuccessful attempts to acquire copies of "Black Reconstruction" reprints.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers