8 results found for: subject:"Bilbo, Theodore Gilmore, 1877-1947"

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1945 Aug. 23

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Southern Negro Youth Conference

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Ether V. Cooper; pledging his support of the impeachment of Senator Bilbo demanded in her recent petition (see mums312-b108-i229) but (erroneously) fearing that "legally a senator cannot be impeached."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Nov. 28

Stoute, Argyle

Letter from Argyle Stoute to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Describing current research he is conducting on Mississippi Senator Bilbo and seeking Du Bois's reference to related bibliographic materials.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Aug. 9

Southern Negro Youth Congress

Letter from Southern Negro Youth Congress to W. E. B. Du Bois

Birmingham (Ala.) - Signed Esther V. Cooper, Executive Secretary; enclosing a petition to President Truman seeking Senator Bilbo's impeachment and bidding he sign and return.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Jan. 13

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

The winds of time

Chicago (Ill.) - From Du Bois's Chicago Defender column. Concerning the refusal of the Republican-controlled Senate to confirm the re-election of Senator Bilbo because his speeches incited violence against African Americans.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 Apr. 20

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Released for the morning papers of April 22

New York (N.Y.) - The NAACP announces a telegram sent by John R. Shillady, Secretary, to the Honorable Theodore G. Bilbo regarding the lynching of Claude Singleton who was imprisoned at Pearl River County Jail. Document typewritten on NAACP Press Service stationery; marked Exhibit F.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 May 9

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Released for papers of Saturday, May 11

New York (N.Y.) - Announcing telegrams sent by NAACP Secretary, John R. Shillady, to the Honorable Thomas W. Gregory regarding the Attorney General's address to the Executive Committee of the American Bar Association protesting lynchings. Quotes letters from the Honorable Theodore G. Bilbo, Governor of Mississippi and Bolton Smith, citizen of Memphis, Tennessee. Document typewritten on NAACP Press Service stationery; m... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 May 13

Shillady, John R., 1875-1943

Report of John R. Shillady, Secretary, to the Anti-Lynching Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting dates and events concerning the NAACP National Office and lynching cases from April 6, 1918 to May 10, 1918 in Monroe (La.), Lexington (Tenn.), and Poplarville (Miss.). Also notes prevented lynchings and communication with the Colored Press. Typescript copy with notation marking exhibit items A through I.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 May 13

Shillady, John R., 1875-1943

Report of John R. Shillady, Secretary, to the Anti-Lynching Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting dates and events concerning the NAACP National Office and lynching cases from April 6, 1918 to May 10, 1918 in Monroe (La.), Lexington (Tenn.), and Poplarville (Miss.). Also notes prevented lynchings and communication with the Colored Press. Attached to minutes of the NAACP Board of Director's meeting.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers