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1934

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Spingarn Medal Award Committee

1933 Spingarn Medal announcement

Formally announcing the conferral of the 1933 Spingarn Medal to William Taylor Butler Williams, Dean of Tuskegee College, and briefly describing his desert thereof.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 June 10

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to the Spingarn Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Enumerating "persons of Negro descent [who] have rendered unusual services during the year 1929" which purportedly qualify them for the Spingarn Medal, and listing two individuals whose appointments to the Board of Directors is recommended.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Apr.

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to The Spingarn Medal Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a meeting of the Spingarn Medal Committee.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Jan. 12

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to The Chairman of the Board of Directors of the NAACP

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the awarding of the 1931 Spingarn Medal to Richard Harrison.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Apr. 28

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Spingarn Medal Award Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Du Bois' nominees for the 1924 Spingarn Medal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Feb. 24

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to N.A.A.C.P. Spingarn Medal Award Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Briefly describing the backgrounds and accomplishments of four worthy award candidates: Dr. William A. Hinton; L. M. Hershaw; Rose McClendon; and Dr. Julian Lewis. Verso of second sheet contains notes and key terms regarding the sugar and slave trades in the West Indies.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Apr. 6

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to The NAACP Spingarn Medal Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning past nominees for the Spingarn Medal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Jan. 12

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to The Spingarn Medal Committee of the NAACP

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning an enclosed statement awarding the 1931 Spingarn Medal to Richard Harrison.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to NAACP Spingarn Medal Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Compilation of "outstanding accomplishments by Negroes during the year 1931," from which to formulate sound nominations for the Spingarn Medal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929

Johnson, D.

Letter from D. Johnson to the Secretary of the Spingarn Medal Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Copy of a letter concerning the recommendation of Ubert Conrad Vincent for the Spingarn Medal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers