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1913 Nov. 6

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People minutes of the meeting of the Board of Directors November 6, 1913

New York (N.Y.) - Regarding ongoing activities of the organization including: segregation of federal employees in Washington D.C., establishment of committees, mass meetings, establishment of new fund, and establishment of new branches.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1915

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Sixth annual report of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People [fragment]

United States - Outlining discrimination facing black Americans and spelling out the plan of the NAACP to combat them; discussing branches, the work of The Crisis. Published in The Crisis, Vol. 11, No. 5, March 1916, pp. 245-264.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1911

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People resolution on aid to Common Schools

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning illiteracy rates and federal funding for Common Schools and educational discrimination

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1959 Feb.

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

N. A. C. C. P. Then and Now

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the founding of the N.A.A.C.P. and all it has accomplished for African American civil rights over 50 years.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Sept. 23

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

NAACP press release

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning topics such as: the Samuel Taylor court case, the arrests of brothers M. A. and Johnie Johnson for the murder of Isiah Nixon, and the reduction of the sentences given to two ex-servicemen.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 July 19

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

White criminals impersonate Negroes

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning recent cases of assaults by whites who blacken their face.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 July

Resolutions of the Twenty-First Annual Conference of the N.A.A.C.P.

New York (N.Y.) - Regarding the deeply felt impact of the Depression on the "American Negro..and the grandchildren of slaves" and calling for direct action in response thereto; recounting some triumphs of the Association and remarking on the current state of lynching, segregation, and other manifestations of racial discrimination; describing current conditions in Haiti, and briefly descr... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Sept. 29

Committee is set up to defend Dr. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a comment made by a defence committee, stating that W. E. B. Du Bois was dismissed from the NAACP by "an inside clique which does not represent the masses of Negroes who support the association."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Oct. 8

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Report of the secretary for the October 1919 meeting of the Board.

New York (N.Y.) - Activities, campaigns, agendas, progress on a variety of issues including: membership, anti-lynching, race riots, publicity, published articles, finances, agenda for October 8 meeting.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers