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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

1911

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

A Proposed budget of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

New York (N.Y.) - Executive Office and Bureau of Publicity and Research budgets.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Jan.

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

A Record of mob violence and race clashes in the United States

New York (N.Y.) - Recapitulating 1947's "most publicized cases... of mob violence against Negroes"; listing chronologically instances of deaths and suspected deaths by lynching, mob violence, lynchings prevented, police brutality, race clashes in Chicago, and select isolated events throughout the year.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1915 Dec.

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

A Statement by W. E. B. Du Bois

Addressing his position as the Director of Publications and Research, and as primary editor of The Crisis magazine, Du Bois accounts his experience of the past five years with the association to the Board of Directors and proposes strategies for continuing the work. Collection includes a copy of the statement also signed by Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Oct. 30

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

A critical analysis of Negro service organizations

Atlanta (Ga.) - Typed draft with handwritten notes of speech given at Morehouse College critiquing the N. A. A. C. P. and the Urban League noting the good work done and the improvements to strive for.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Oct. 30

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

A critical analysis of Negro service organizations

Atlanta (Ga.) - Typed draft with handwritten notes of speech given at Morehouse College critiquing the N. A. A. C. P. and the Urban League noting the good work done and the improvements to strive for.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 Oct.

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

A proposed solemn memorial on the tercentenary of the transplanting of the Negro race to the United States

New York (N.Y.) - Inviting guests to an event to commemorate the landing of Negroes at Jamestown in 1619, held by the Temporary Committee of Arrangements Appointed by the NAACP. Responses requested to be sent to Du Bois, Chairman of the Committee. Typescript version of printed invitation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 Oct.

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

A proposed solemn memorial on the tercentenary of the transplanting of the Negro race to the United States

New York (N.Y.) - Inviting guests to an event to commemorate the landing of Negroes at Jamestown in 1619, held by the Temporary Committee of Arrangements Appointed by the NAACP. List of quests included. Responses to be sent to Du Bois, Chairman of the Committee. Typescript version of printed invitation in collection.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Oct. 24

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

A report from the N.A.A.C.P.

Newark (N.J.) - Reporting on the progress of the NAACP in presenting to the Commission on Human Rights of the Economics and Social Council "a petition on the denial of rights to citizens of Negro descent of the United States". Delivered as a speech before the National Alliance of Postal Employees, 8th District Convention.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers