1928 Jan. 8
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."
1927 Dec. 22
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964
Washington (D.C.) - From Hoover, United States Secretary of Commerce, to R. R. Moton. Concerns treatment of African Americans in the aftermath of the Great Mississippi Flood of 1927, formation of advisory committee to Red Cross, planned survey of situation.
1928 Sept. 12
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
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.