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1931 Jan. 12

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

17th Spingarn Medal awarded to Richard Harrison

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

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Jan. 11

1932 Spingarn Medal recommendations

List of six nominations for Spingarn Medal: names of nominees, their accomplishments, and the names of those who recommended them.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Jan. 11

Dillard, J. H. (James Hardy), 1856-1940

1932 Spingarn Medal recommendations

Dillard's annotated copy of list of six nominations for Spingarn Medal: names of nominees, their accomplishments, and the names of those who recommended them. Dillard ranks his top choices, including writing in two names.

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

1934

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

1934 Spingarn Medal brochure

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the purpose, conditions, protocols, and past winners of the Spingarn Medal, "awarded annually for the highest achievement of an American Negro," listing Award Committee members, and fitted with a typed addendum by W. E. B. Du Bois adding Robert Russa Moton to the list of past recipients.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Oct.

Crisis (Firm)

Amy Spingarn contest winners

New York (N.Y.) - A clipping from the October number of the "Crisis," listing the recipients of the Amy Spingarn awards for literature and art, in the genres of short stories, essays, plays, poetry, and illustrations.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Dec. 13

Bagnall, Robert W.

Circular letter from Robert Bagnall to The NAACP Spingarn Medal Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the recommendation of Carl Murphy for the Spingarn Medal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Nov. 13

Walden, A. T. (Austin Thomas), 1885-1965

Hiring out United States convicts

Atlanta (Ga.) - Enclosed in A. W. Ricks' recommendation of Walden for the 1930 Spingarn Medal, to substantiate his exemplary handling of a 1929 case involving the hiring of US convicts. Attached in memo from W. T. Andrews to W. E. B. Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 May 21

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

Late Spingarn Medal recommendations received after April 30

New York (N.Y.) - A list of nominees for the 1928 Spingarn Medal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Apr. 22

Ricks, A. W.

Letter from A. W. Ricks to William T. Andrews

Atlanta (Ga.) - Recommending Attorney Austin Thomas Walden for the 1930 Spingarn Medal; enclosing a summary of his career and exemplary brief on the hiring of US convicts which turned the tide of what would have been a dangerous precedent into a signal victory." Attached in memo from W. T. Andrews to W. E. B. Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers