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1930 May 21

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . San Francisco Branch

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

San Francisco (Calif.) - Signed John Howard Butler, Pres.; effectively endorsing Garland Anderson as Spingarn Medalist; enclosing information compiled on him by his niece; and requesting that said information "reach the proper hands."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 June 14

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

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

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to John Howard Butler; confirming receipt of his endorsement of Garland Anderson for a Spingarn Medal; acknowledging the merits of said candidate; but recommending instead that the Committee award the Medal to Henry A. Hunt of Fort Valley, Va.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 June 14

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

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

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to John Howard Butler; confirming receipt of his endorsement of Garland Anderson for a Spingarn Medal; acknowledging the merits of said candidate; but recommending instead that the Committee award the Medal to Henry A. Hunt of Fort Valley, Va.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Spingarn Medal Award Committee

1933 Spingarn Medal announcement

Formally announcing the conferral of the 1933 Spingarn Medal to William Taylor Butler Williams, Dean of Tuskegee College, and briefly describing his desert thereof.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 June 10

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to the Spingarn Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Enumerating "persons of Negro descent [who] have rendered unusual services during the year 1929" which purportedly qualify them for the Spingarn Medal, and listing two individuals whose appointments to the Board of Directors is recommended.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 May 21

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . San Francisco Branch

Some Facts About the Life of Garland Anderson

San Francisco (Calif.) - Describing the childhood, education, and literary achievements of Garland Anderson, so as to endorse him for the conferral of the Spingarn Medal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Apr.

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to The Spingarn Medal Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a meeting of the Spingarn Medal Committee.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Jan. 12

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to The Chairman of the Board of Directors of the NAACP

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the awarding of the 1931 Spingarn Medal to Richard Harrison.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 May 2

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Sioux Falls Branch

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

Sioux Falls (S.D.) - Signed Mrs. Harvey Mitchell and Mr. W. F. Relden;

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Apr. 16

Spingarn, Amy

Letter from Amy E. Spingarn to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Inquiring if it's not too soon to say if the "Crisis"'s literature contest (named in her honor) has been a success, and offering to offer the same prizes the following year.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers