Gallery view

1967 Aug.

Simon, Peter, 1947-

National Student Association Congress: W. Eugene Groves speaking with a man

College Park (Md.) - From a series of photographs labeled, "NSA conference - Maryland." Taken at the 20th National Student Congress at the University of Maryland from Aug. 11-26.

Peter Simon Collection

1929 Apr. 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Eugene C. Nelson

New York (N.Y.) - Pledging to forward his recent letter (mums312-b182-i491) duly to the address of its subject, Reba Cain, "and leaving any decision that she may wish to make to her." See mums312-b183-i329 for realization.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Oct. 20

Gevaert, Edgar

Letter from Edgar Gevaert to Adlai Stevenson

Laethem Saint Martin (Belgium) - Mentioning that if Eisenhower wins the election, it will be a great misfortune for all, and urging the American people to vote for Adlai Stevenson.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1903 Nov. 6

Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915

Letter from Booker T. Washington to Henry Hugh Proctor

United States - Copy of a letter to Proctor, describing Washington's efforts to contact Robert T. Lincoln and fight segregation on Pullman Company cars.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers


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

Colonel Charles Young

United States - A typed draft of an article concerning Charles Young, the first African American to achieve the rank of colonel in the United States army.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Aug. 15

Liberian S. S and Excelsior Mining Company

Draft resolution protesting United States policy in Liberia

San Pedro (Los Angeles, Calif.) - Statement of protest endorsing the delegation requesting that the United States withdraw support of the Firestone Corporation in Liberia. Also protesting "against the white man for Liberia" as "the dictator of the Liberian budget." Signed by Rev. J. E. Lewis, Pres. Gen., and Mrs. R. E. Leonard, Asst. Sec.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1985 Apr.

Privacy Journal

Washington D.C. - An epidemic; Interested parties; In the courts; Quotable; Unsolicited advice; In Congress; In the states; In the courts; Just published; Agenda

Robert Ellis Smith Papers