Gallery view

1947 Oct. 29

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

African Negroes petition the United Nations for help in removing discrimination

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the scope, structure, aims, origins, and contributors of the Association's petition to the United Nations, for publication in the journal "Common Sense."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Oct. 10

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

Statement from W. E. B. Du Bois to NAACP members and secretary

New York (N.Y.) - In response to the secretary's request for appraisals of "the situation ahead of us... with relation to the objectives and methods of the Association," and for discussion at the impending staff conference, recommending that the group dedicate its energies to initiatives oriented towards "economic illiteracy, the colonial peoples, education, health, democracy, and politi... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Nov. 3

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

Press reaction to the NAACP United Nations Petition

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the reaction in the press to the NAACP's petition to the United Nations, and citing from various periodicals' editorial pieces thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Oct. 22

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

NAACP Petitions the United Nations for equal rights for Negroes

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the scope, structure, aims, origins, and contributors of the Association's petition to the United Nations, for publication in the journal "Opportunity."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 May 20

Wheeler, Henry W.

Are the houses being built upon foundations of rock or sand?

Saint Louis (Mo.) - Addressing the nature, timeliness, and possible outcomes of the financial campaign being carried out "by the various Negro Religious Denominations of St. Louis, Mo.," questioning "the wisdom of the policy" underlying same; and outlining some of his personal ideas on steps forward.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Oct. 10

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

Statement from W. E. B. Du Bois to NAACP members and secretary

New York (N.Y.) - In response to the secretary's request for appraisals of "the situation ahead of us... with relation to the objectives and methods of the Association," and for discussion at the impending staff conference, recommending that the group dedicate its energies to initiatives oriented towards "economic illiteracy, the colonial peoples, education, health, democracy, and politi... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1914

Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951

History of the N.A.A.C.P. [fragment]

New York (N.Y.) - Latter three-fourths of Ovington's history of the Association and the founding of the "Crisis" magazine.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Dec. 13

Lucas, Wilmer F.

The 369th infantry, New York national guard

New York (N.Y.) - The Captain's description of the Regiment's founding, history, administration and leadership, training procedures, composition and attendance, machinery, structure, equipment, selection procedures, and other info, for print in the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Oct. 16

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

Afro-Americans petition the United Nations for equal rights

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the scope, structure, aims, origins, and contributors of the Association's petition to the United Nations, for publication in the magazine "Pan-Africa."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 May 2

Pusztay, Stefan

Zu Tode verurteilt durch den brüerlichen Geist der Zeit!!

Stockholm (Sweden) - Describing the political refuge's plight and seeking assistance in his cause.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers