7 results found for: subject:"Thompson, William Hale, 1869-1944"

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1929 May 1

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Bishop A. J. Carey

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning an incorrect report in the Afro American. Asking Carey to write about his political attitude for The Crisis, in particular to explain "why the Negroes stood by [Bill] Thompson." For more information see Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Oscar De Priest, item mums312-b181-i485.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Jan. 12

Washington Park Community Association

Letter from Washington Park Community Association to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - From Clifford Johnson. Concerns Mayor William Hale Thompson of Chicago and "fight" over school textbooks. To "advance the cause of the Colored People of America," Johnson wishes to promote recognition of heroism of Crispus Attucks, seeks written statement from Du Bois in support.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Apr. 18

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Dewey Jones

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning local African American alliances during the recent Chicago mayoral election between William Dever and William Hale Thompson.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Apr. 20

Jackson, Alexander L., 1891-1973

Letter from the A. L. Jackson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning the effect of the African American vote and the positions of local Black leaders during the 1926/1927 municipal elections in Chicago between William Hale Thompson and William E. Dever.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Apr. 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Camille Cohen Jones

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning local African American alliances during the recent Chicago mayoral election between William Dever and William Hale Thompson.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Apr. 18

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Jesse Binga

New York (N.Y.) - Looking for information on politicial views of Chicago citizens concerning the campaigns of Edward H. Wright, William E. Dever, and William Hale Thompson.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Apr. 16

Arthur, George R. (George Robert), b. 1879

Letter from George R. Arthur to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning political developments in Chicago affecting Blacks and involving Edward H. Wright, William Hale Thompson, John Dill Robertson, Lem Small, and William E. Dever. Enclosed newspaper clipping "Don't vote yourself Nigger wages" (mums312-b037-i610) exemplifies publicity for the Dever campaign. Signed by George Arthur, Wabash Avenue Department of the Young Men's Christian Association (Y.M.C.A.) of... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers