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1947 July 7

Adamic, Louis, 1899-1951

Letter from Louis Adamic to W. E. B. Du Bois

Milford (N.J.) - Requesting a copy of Du Bois's speech for the last convention of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

2016 Dec. 2

Adams, Magdalene

Magdalene Adams: interview with Judith Monachina

Pittsfield, Mass. - Interview with Churchill Cotton of the Berkshire Chapter, NAACP. Magdalene (Maggie) born in Dadeville, Alabama, Dec. 2, 1931, raised in Dadeville, while in high school began to visit Great Barrington, Mass., on school trip with her teacher. She moved to Pittsfield, Mass., after her third year of college (AAMU, Normal, Alabama), often sending money back to the family. Sh... more

Housatonic Heritage Oral History Center (Berkshire Community College) Collection

1930 Sept. 21

Albright, Joseph F.

Letter from Joseph F. Albright to W. E. B. Du Bois

Duluth (Minn.) - Asking for a list of agents for The Crisis to help distribute the magazine he wishes to publish. Discussing the local NAACP.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Apr. 3

Alexander, Lillian

Telegram from Lillian Alexander to J. E. Spingarn

Atlanta (Ga.) - Protesting his "stated intention to oust [W. E. B.] Du Bois" and noting that "Negro America still looks to him as leader and real backbone of organization."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Apr. 3

Alexander, Lillian

Telegram from Lillian Alexander to Marion Cuthbert

Atlanta (Ga.) - Noting "another dastardly attack on [W. E. B.] Du Bois" and calling for her attendance at the April 9 Association Board meeting.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Apr. 3

Alexander, Lillian

Telegram from Lillian Alexander to Rachel Davis DuBois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Noting "another effort to oust [W. E. B.] Du Bois" and calling for her attendance at the April 9 Association Board meeting: "fight it for sake of all Negroes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 May

Alexander, Lillian

Letter drafts by Lillian Alexander

New York (N.Y.) - Drafts of letters to Louis T. Wright, Rachel Davis DuBois, Marion Cuthbert, E. R. Alexander, Joel E. Spingarn concerning the attempted ousting of W. E. B. Du Bois from the NAACP. Contains edits by Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Apr. 3

Alexander, Lillian

Telegram from Lillian Alexander to Louis T. Wright

Atlanta (Ga.) - Noting J. E. Spingarn's plan to dismiss W. E. B. Du Bois at next Association meeting, and calling for Wright's help in stopping said efforts: "Organization can spare Spingarn better than Du Bois."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Apr. 3

Alexander, Lillian

Telegram from Lillian Alexander to Arthur Spingarn

Atlanta (Ga.) - Calling for his attendance at the April 9 Association Board meeting to fight what is allegedly J. E. Spingarn's attempt "to oust [W. E. B.] Du Bois from 'The Crisis,'" and referring him to the editorial in last week's "New York Age."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Oct. 15

Alexander, Lillian

Letter from Lillian Alexander to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Alexander's summer home and Du Bois's back salary owed to him by the NAACP.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers