Gallery view

1934

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

1934 Spingarn Medal brochure

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the purpose, conditions, protocols, and past winners of the Spingarn Medal, "awarded annually for the highest achievement of an American Negro," listing Award Committee members, and fitted with a typed addendum by W. E. B. Du Bois adding Robert Russa Moton to the list of past recipients.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927

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

Report of the Spingarn Medal Committee to the Board of Directors

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a recommendation that W. E. B. Du Bois keep a record of African American achievements for future nominees for the Spingarn Medal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Mar. 5

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

Memorandum from N.A.A.C.P. Spingarn Medal Award Committee to N.A.A.C.P. Board of Directors

New York (N.Y.) - Proposing several administrative changes to the Spingarn Award Medal nomination process.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925

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

Spingarn Medal leaflet

New York (N.Y.) - Listing of Spingarn Medal award winners through 1925.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931

Spingarn Medal Award Committee 1931 Note

New York (N.Y.) - Note presenting the 1931 Spingarn Medal to Robert Russa Moton "for his thoughtful leadership of conservative opinion and action on the Negro in the United States" and briefly describing related accomplishments; edited in presumably Du Bois' pencilled hand.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Apr. 30

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

Recommendations for the Spingarn Medal

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a list of recommendations for the Spingarn Medal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 June 11

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

NAACP Minutes of the Meeting of the Spingarn Medal Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying the outcomes of the Committee Meeting, involving the appointment of Edwin R. Embree and Dr. Mordecai W. Johnson as new Board members, the award of the 16th Spingarn Medal to Henry A. Hunt of Fort Valley, Ga., and various administrative changes.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Nov. 9

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

Spingarn Medal Committee memorandum

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the colors for the presentation of the Spingarn Medal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 May 21

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

Late Spingarn Medal recommendations received after April 30

New York (N.Y.) - A list of nominees for the 1928 Spingarn Medal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931

Spingarn Medal Award Committee 1931 Roster

New York (N.Y.) - Note naming the members of the 1931 Spingarn Medal Award Committee: Oswald Garrison Villard, Chairman; James H. Dillard; W. E. B. Du Bois; Edwin R. Embree; John Hope; Mordecai W. Johnson; and Hon. Theodore Roosevelt.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers