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Memo on African American judges

New York (N.Y.) - Listing the circumstances behind the court appointments of Mr. Ruffin, Augustus D. Sraker, William Whipper, Wright, Mifflin W. Gibbs, Robert E. Terrell, Emmanuel M. D. Hewlett, and Albert George, and noting that "there have been other men of the race who occupied the office of Justice of the Peace in various states."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers