261 results found for: name:"Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951"

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1933 Aug. 20

Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951

Letter from Mary White Ovington to William Pickens

Great Barrington (Mass.) - Supporting Pickens's suggestion on the NAACP 25th Anniversary Fund (see mums312-b067-i175) and wondering if the idea could be "more far reaching"; proposing to make it "broader than a branch matter"; and hoping to see efforts theretowards by fall.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Sept. 19

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Memorandum from N.A.A.C.P. to Crisis Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Sent by Mary White Ovington, Chairman of the Board; convening a Crisis Committee meeting on September 24 at 4 p.m.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 May 12

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Evaluation of Crisis business performance

New York (N.Y.) - An unsparing assessment of the magazine's performance, circulation, design, artistic value, public perception, unindexed state, superficial treatment of monotonous subjects, and seemingly "hastily written" editorials; and pointing out that its previous prominence might be threatened by the ascendant "Opportunity."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Mar.

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

List of NAACP contributors and members

New York (N.Y.) - List of White NAACP contributors of $25 and up in the New York and Brooklyn area and New York NAACP members

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Feb. 18

Cromwell, Otelia, 1874-1972

Letter from Otelia Cromwell to Mary White Ovington

Washington (D.C.) - Concerning signed permission to re-print material for Cromwell's textbook entitled "Readings from Negro Authors for Schools and Colleges".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1916 Apr. 10

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

NAACP Minutes of the meeting of the Board of Directors

New York (N.Y.) - Includes report of accounts, report of the Crisis for March 1916 and reports from the Acting Secretary, Committee on Branches, and Committee on Anti-Lynching Program. Signed by Mary White Ovington, Acting Chairman and Royal Nash, Acting Secretary.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934

Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951

Twenty-five years of the N. A. A. C. P.

New York (N.Y.) - Reviewed in a two-sided reprint from The Crisis. On page one, written by Mary White Ovington, the origin of the N. A. A. C. P. and The Crisis, the efforts in the Anti-lynching campaign, several Supreme Court decisions and the establishment of branches throughout the United States are summed up. On the second side, written by William Pickens, is a call for funds to help the N. ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Aug. 15

Pickens, William, 1881-1954

Letter from William Pickens to Mary White Ovington

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking her for her recent letter on the NAACP 25th anniversary fund (mums312-b067-i177) and agreeing with its posits; commenting on Odum's speech at Swarthmore, described also therewithin; and hoping to see her soon at the Amenia Conference.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Sept. 14

Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951

Letter from Mary White Ovington to William Pickens

Great Barrington (Mass.) - Regarding plans for the Association's 25th anniversary; suggesting it, and the Niagara Movement, be heralded in the November issue of "The Crisis"; and pledging to have something for him by Thursday morning.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Nov. 3

Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951

Letter from Mary White Ovington to Jessie Fauset

Concerning changes to editorials written for "The Crisis" by W. E. B. Du Bois before leaving for the 1923 Pan African Congress.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers