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1946 May 10

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

Report of the Department of Special Research

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting on the Department's April activities and accomplishments -- listing Du Bois's far-flung lectures "on Africa and colonial questions." delivered throughout the country, and noting completion of "The World and Africa" and steady work towards the prefatory volume of the "Encyclopedia of the Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 June 10

Shillady, John R., 1875-1943

Report of John R. Shillady, Secretary, to the Anti-Lynching Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting dates and events concerning the NAACP National Office and lynching cases from May 13, 1918 to June 10, 1918 in Brook County (Ga.), Erwin (Tenn.), and Huntsville (Tex.). Notes a letter to J. Madison Vance and the Tennessee Conference of Charities and Corrections, and correspondence with Governors Dorsey, Rye, and Hobby. Copies of relevant press releases attached. Marked with notation for exhi... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 May 14

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

Report of the NAACP Department of Special Research

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting W. E. B. Du Bois's recent progress as Director of Special Research; describing his experience at the San Francisco United Nations Conference and various preparatory measures therefor; noting his attendance at various related meetings, recent contributions to national newspapers, lectures given at universities and public institutions, and political activism; a... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Sept. 9

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

Report of the NAACP Department of Special Research

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting W. E. B. Du Bois's various activities and accomplishments, June 12 through September 9, 1945, in his office of "Director of Special Research"; highlighting sales of his recently released "Color and Democracy"; publication of articles in various books and journals; work towards a collaborative exhibit with L. D. Reddick of the New York Public Library; redaction... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Apr. 11

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

Report of the Department of Special Research

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting on the Department's March activities and accomplishments -- highlighting Du Bois's many lectures, work on "The World and Africa," article in the "Christian Register"; suggesting that the NAACP make a "special effort" to gain official representative status at the fall meeting of the United Nations Organization; reiterating his request for an appropriation to pu... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Dec. 31

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

Report of the Department of Special Research

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting on the Department's activities for the 1946 fiscal year; describing work on "The World and Africa"; the elaboration of various articles in local and national press; the delivery of public lectures; and participation in various "miscellaneous activities," highlighting the petition submitted to the United Nations, a conference held at the Schomburg Collection, a... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Mar. 8

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

Report of the Department of Special Research

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting on the Department's February activities and accomplishments -- work on "The World and Africa" book manuscript; undeviating attention to "the plight of the African colonies"; and an in-progress history of the Pan African Movement -- and requesting a $100 appropriation towards a public meeting of said movement that spring.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 June 10

Shillady, John R., 1875-1943

Report of John R. Shillady, Secretary, to the Anti-Lynching Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting dates and events concerning the NAACP National Office and lynching cases from May 13, 1918 to June 10, 1918 in Brook County (Ga.), Erwin (Tenn.), and Huntsville (Tex.). Notes a letter to J. Madison Vance and the Tennessee Conference of Charities and Corrections, and correspondence with Governors Dorsey, Rye, and Hobby. Attached to minutes from a meeting of the NAACP Board of Directors.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Feb. 5

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

Report of the Department of Special Research

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting on the Department's January activities and accomplishments; noting its focus on the manuscript of "The World and Africa"; listing the dates and venues of Du Bois's lectures; noting that "Color and Democracy" was named among the 50 best books of 1945; and anticipating the convening of the Pan African Congress that March.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Sept. 30

Bagnall, Robert W.

Statement from Robert Bagnall and William Pickens to Walter White and Members of the Committee on Administration

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting approval regarding proposals for field work previously submitted, or an alternative suggestion made by the Committee; recounting confusing bureaucratic circumstances relevant to the situation; declaring that "this is an emergency," and demanding the Association's immediate action.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers