Gallery view

1948 June 18

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

The winds of time

Mississippi River Valley - From Du Bois's Chicago Defender column. Concerning the flooding of the Mississippi River Valley.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951

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

Peace

United States - Typed draft with notes and corrections of speech concerning the War in Korea, fear of socialism, the flood in the Missouri Valley, the difficulty of separating truth from propaganda, and relations with Japan.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Jan. 8

Tuskegee Institute

Letter from Tuskegee Institute to W. E. B. Du Bois

Tuskegee (Ala.) - From Albon L. Holsey. Concerns United States Secretary of Commerce Herbert Hoover and the treatment of African Americans in the aftermath of the Great Mississippi Flood of 1927. Encloses two letters in confidence: "Our report threw them into a panic."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951

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

Peace

United States - Typed draft with notes and corrections of speech concerning the War in Korea, fear of socialism, the flood in the Missouri Valley, the difficulty of separating truth from propaganda, and relations with Japan.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 May 10

Worders, A. S.

Letter from A. S. Worders to W. E. B. Du Bois

Waterbury (Conn.) - Writing on behalf of members in the Brass City Club of Waterbury who wish to donate funds to support flooded districts in New Orleans.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Sept. 12

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Harry A. Simmons

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Simmons' request for information on Herbert Hoover's involvement in the Great Mississippi Flood of 1927 and the mailing address of Al Smith.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 May 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to A. S. Worders

New York (N.Y.) - Suggesting Mrs. Worders, Secretary of the Brass City Club, contact Dr. G. W. Lucas, President of the New Orleans Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People concerning support for flooded districts in New Orleans.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers