847 results found for: subject:"Civil rights movement"

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1948 Mar. 28

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Mamaroneck Branch

Postcard from NAACP Mamaroneck Branch to Hugh H. Smythe

Mamroneck (N.Y.) - Announcing their forum, "The Legal Fight for Civil Rights."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Dec.

Freedom House (U.S.)

Freedom house newsletter

New York (N.Y.) - Containing news about the National Citizens' Council on Civil Rights and the presidential speech given by Robert P. Patterson.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Dec. 14

Civil Rights Congress of Michigan

Letter from Civil Rights Congress of Michigan to W. E. B. Du Bois

Detroit (Mich.) - Signed Jack Raskin, Executive Secretary; describing the agenda, objectives, and logistical details of the Congress's January 12, 1949 function in Detroit; hoping he can attend; and offering to pay him an honorarium and reimburse related expenses. Verso indicates, in Du Bois's hand, willingness to deliver a 20-30 minute talk on the occasion, for a fee of $250 (see mums31... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers


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

The new Negro liberation movements

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech discussing problems of colonization, and civil rights movements in Africa, the West Indies, and the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1964 Dec. 24

Mississippi Community Foundation

Letter from the Mississippi Community Foundation to participants in Mississippi Homecoming '94

Kentucky - Information on a reunion in Jackson, Mississippi for civil rights workers.

Gloria Xifaras Clark Papers

1996 Apr. 15

Clark, Gloria Xifaras, 1942-

Letter from Gloria Xifaras Clark to Bill Strickland

New Bedford (Mass.) - In this fax, Gloria writes about setting up a meeting and the prospectus.

Gloria Xifaras Clark Papers


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

Liberals, radicals and the Negro

United States - A draft of an article concerning the political agendas of liberal and radical movements and their relationship to African American civil rights movements.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1994 July 22

Seymour, Laura Strong

Letter from Laura Strong to Gloria Xifaras Clark

Memphis (Tenn.) - Laura writes about the reunion of civil rights workers that she and Gloria recently attended.

Gloria Xifaras Clark Papers

1946 Aug. 26

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 paradoxes of being American and African American, supporting one's country and challenging one's country, hope and despair.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers


Xifaras, John Michael

Letter from John Michael Xifaras to Gloria Xifaras Clark

New Bedford (Mass.) - John is looking forward to seeing Gloria, he asks her to pick out a show in New York for them to see together. Attached is a newspaper clipping of a case that John is handling.

Gloria Xifaras Clark Papers