18 results found for: name:"Wilson, J. Finley, 1881-1952"

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1949 Jan. 24

Improved, Benevolent, Protective Order of Elks of the World

Call to a legislative assembly and rally to end segregation and discrimination

Washington (D.C.) - Describing the timeliness, motives, prospective proceedings, and sponsors (W. E. B. Du Bois among them) of the February 11-12 assembly and rally, and including a detachable reply card addressed to J. Finley Wilson.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 July 26

Letter from unidentified correspondent to Improved, Benevolent, and Protective Order of Elks of the World

New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledges receiving J. Finley Wilson's letter. Telling him that W. E. B. Du Bois is away. Thanking Wilson for sending information. Signed "Secretary to Dr. Du Bois."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Nov. 24

Wilson, J. Finley, 1881-1952

Letter from J. Finley Wilson to Jerome Rush

Washington (D.C.) - Thanking him for his letter of support with respect to W. E. B. Du Bois's federal court case; detailing the extent of his involvement in its management and legal representation; and "looking forward to a victory for the Doctor."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Sept. 24

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to J. Finley Wilson

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning information on the Elks for J. A. Wynt of Panama.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 May 2

Wilson, J. Finley, 1881-1952

Letter from J. Finley Wilson to John S. Brown

Washington (D.C.) - Thanking him for his prospective collaboration on W. E. B. Du Bois's defense committee and looking forward to looking over his statement and sharing with him his own.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Sept. 29

Wilson, J. Finley, 1881-1952

Letter from J. Finley Wilson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Concerning an address for J. A. Wynt of Panama.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Jan. 24

Improved, Benevolent, Protective Order of Elks of the World

Letter from Improved, Benevolent, Protective Order of Elks of the World to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed J. Finley Wilson, Grand Exalted Ruler; inviting him to sponsor a February 11-12 Civil Rights Rally in Washington; describing the principal motives and components of the occasion; and enclosing a copy of the official call thereto.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Oct. 14

Improved, Benevolent, Protective Order of Elks of the World

Letter from Improved Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks of the World to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Explaining that Du Bois's letter was just received and that he would be pleased to sign the petition to be brought before the United Nations.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Mar. 9

Improved, Benevolent, Protective Order of Elks of the World

Letter from Improved, Benevolent, Protective Order of Elks of the World to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed J. Finley Wilson, Grand Exalted Ruler; thanking him for his "enthusiastic participation" in the February 11-12 rally and assembly (see mums312-b124-i240, i445) and hoping to be able to count on him in the "fight for Civil Rights legislation."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Feb. 9

Wilson, J. Finley, 1881-1952

Letter from J. Finley Wilson to W. E. B. Du Bois Testimonial Dinner Committee

Washington (D.C.) - Addressed to Walter N. Beekman; regretting that his bedridden condition prevents him from attending the testimonial dinner, and noting he shall therefore send a representative from his cabinet to attend in his stead.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers