4 results found for: subject:"Riots--Illinois--Chicago"

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2015 July 17

Tuttle, Jonathan

Jonathan Tuttle oral history with Robert S. Cox

Shutesbury (Mass.) - Conversation with Jonathan Tuttle; former steward and President (in the 1980s) of AFSCME at UMass and worker in the AFSCME office in Boston. Tuttle was the son of a UMass faculty member, and was instrumental in getting strong affirmative action language into the AFSCME 1776 contract in the late 1970s. Grew up on UMass campus; went to school here and was politically act... more

UMass Amherst Oral History Collection

1919 Sept. 18

Muncie Evening Press

Letter from Muncie Evening Press to W. E. B. Du Bois

Muncie (Ind.) - Concerning a request for an original copy of a photograph from the Chicago Riot of 1919.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Sept. 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to the Newspaper Enterprise Association

Muncie (Ill.) - Concerning a request for a photograph from the Chicago Riot.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Aug. 1

Muncie Evening Press

Murdering a negro in Chicago riot

Muncie (Ind.) - Photo of police officer and bystander assaulting African American during Chicago race riot Summer 1919.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers