115 results found for: subject:"Civil rights movement--United States"

Gallery view

1957 July

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

Gandhi and American Negroes

India - Typed draft of an article published as "Gandhi and the American Negroes" in Gandhi Marg. Du Bois writes of his interactions with Gandhi and the growing influence of non-violent protest on the Civil Rights Movement.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1964 Apr. 18

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Martin Luther King Jr. rally at the Fieldston School: audience clapping

Riverdale (New York, N.Y.) - From a series of photographs labeled "M.L. King Rally - Fieldston"

Peter Simon Collection

1964 Apr. 18

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Martin Luther King Jr. rally at the Fieldston School: audience listening

Riverdale (New York, N.Y.) - From a series of photographs labeled "M.L. King Rally - Fieldston"

Peter Simon Collection

1964 Apr. 18

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Martin Luther King Jr. rally at the Fieldston School: unidentified woman speaking

Riverdale (New York, N.Y.) - From a series of photographs labeled "M.L. King Rally - Fieldston"

Peter Simon Collection

1956

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 Apr. 18

Simon, Peter, 1947-

Martin Luther King Jr. rally at the Fieldston School: audience listening

Riverdale (New York, N.Y.) - From a series of photographs labeled "M.L. King Rally - Fieldston"

Peter Simon Collection

1940

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

The struggle of black folk for civil rights in the United States

United States - Typed draft of unpublished article exploring the history behind the struggle for civil rights.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948

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

Civil rights

United States - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech paralleling the life of Saint Vincent De Paul as depicted in the film Monsieur Vincent to the civil rights movement and the labor movement.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1991 Mar. 12

Gwin, Lucy

Letter from Lucy Gwin to Arlene Kanter

United States - Lucy briefly details her introduction to brain injury and rehabilitation. Lucy states that she has been unable to find an attorney to represent her against New Medico and asks Arlene to represent her.

Lucy Gwin Papers

1991 Mar. 9

Gwin, Lucy

Letter from Lucy Gwin to Herbert L. Brill

United States - Lucy says that when she first called on Herb to represent her they had philosophical differences about patients' rights, which has since narrowed. However, Herb has said he will not represent Lucy in the suit because she is "too controversial" and Lucy implores him to represent her in the suit.

Lucy Gwin Papers