10085 results found for: name:"National Association for the Advancement of Colored People"

Gallery view

1934 Mar. 12

Wilson, Daisy

Telegram from Daisy Wilson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Confirming his upcoming engagement in Gary, Ind., and specifying the terms and topic thereof.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Oct. 27

Du Bois, Nina

Letter from Nina Du Bois to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerns lack of letter from W. E. B. Du Bois, family news including grandchild's first party, news of friends, activities of National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), lawyer in Scottsboro case, weather.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 June 26

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Rebecca Bert

New York (N.Y.) - Per her query (mums312-b171-i501), regretting that the notice of her graduation arrived too late for feature in the "Crisis" Education number.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Dec. 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Edward Wright

New York (N.Y.) - Noting that the "Crisis" subscription he ordered (see mums312-b183-i607, i608) will cost $1.50 and must be paid in advance; and relaying the space limitations and fees for placing the wedding announcement enclosed in his letter (mums312-b183-i585).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Dec. 30

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

Crisis subscriptions received from Brooklyn Branch

New York (N.Y.) - The magazine's own record of Brooklyn Branch member "Crisis" subscriptions ordered in the latter half of the year 1929.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 July 4

Manning, Walton

Letter from Walton Manning to W. E. B. Du Bois

Indianapolis (Ind.) - Addressed to the Education Dept. of the NAACP; introducing himself and present thesis project, and requesting that he furnish, for use therewith, a letter substantiating "the fact that the negro does not enjoy equal opportunity."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Nov. 19

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Vivian F. Schuyler

New York (N.Y.) - Briefly critiquing the designs she submitted for the "Crisis" cover (see mums312-b174-i252); returning 3 out of 4 of them; and offering to reprint therein that depicting a head in ink.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Jan. 12

Wood, Thomas

Letter from Thomas Wood to W. E. B. Du Bois

Accra (Ghana) - Per Du Bois's recent letter, describing his own background and upbringing; noting his interest in the "Crisis"; seeking to subscribe thereto; and wishing him "long life, prosperity, and any other means to enable you to serve your race."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Feb. 25

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mrs. John Kechely

New York (N.Y.) - Noting that her poem, "Simon of Cyrene," is to appear in the Easter number of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Nov. 26

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Letter from Walter White to Roy K. Davenport

New York (N.Y.) - In response to his query into employment at the N.A.A.C.P. (see mums312-b055-i312), regretting "we do not anticipate any additions to our staff shortly" but pledging to keep him in mind should opportunities arise.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers