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

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1916 Feb. 5

Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951

To the members of the Board of Directors

New York (N.Y.) - Regarding a correction to the prior meeting's minutes and announcing the election of the new Secretary to take place at the next meeting of the NAACP Board of Directors. Signed by Mary White Ovington, Acting Secretary.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 May 2

Pickens, William, 1881-1954

Letter from William Pickens to Mary White Ovington

Omaha (Neb.) - Concerning a letter sent by Pickens to "The Daily Worker" praising the efforts of the International Labor Defense in the Scottsboro Trial.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 Sept. 6

Re?quin, Edouard, 1879-1953

Letter from Edouard Re?quin to Mary White Ovington

Washington (D.C.) - Responding to a request from NAACP Acting Chairman, Mary White Ovington, on behalf of the organization's research for a lecture on African and Negro troops in France. Typewritten on stationery of the Haut Commissarariat de la Republique of France.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1914

Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951

History of the N.A.A.C.P. [fragment]

New York (N.Y.) - Latter three-fourths of Ovington's history of the Association and the founding of the "Crisis" magazine.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1916 June 1

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

NAACP Minutes of the special meeting of the Board of Directors

New York (N.Y.) - Minutes for special meeting called to vote on issues of Federal Aid to Education and a committee to attend political conventions. Signed by Mary White Ovington, Acting Chairman and Royal Nash, Acting Secretary.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1915 Aug. 9

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

NAACP Minutes of the Meeting of the Board of Directors

New York (N.Y.) - Meeting endorsed sending Professor T. Montgomery Gregory to the South for evidence in Jim Crow car conditions. Minutes signed by Mary White Ovington, Acting Chair and R. G. Randolph, Acting Secretary.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 June

Kennedy, Albert J. (Albert Joseph), 1879-1968

Letter from Albert J. Kennedy to Mary White Ovington

New York (N.Y.) - Describing a recent telephone conversation with W. E. B. Du Bois and asking that she arrange a meeting between them "if you happen to see him in the meantime." Verso lists officers, members, representatives, and department heads of the National Federal of Settlements, Inc. (of which Kennedy is Treasurer).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1914 Aug.

Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951

How the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People began

New York (N.Y.) - A history of the NAACP as of 1914. Reprinted from the August issue of "The Crisis".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Nov. 5

Fauset, Jessie Redmon

Letter from Jessie Fauset to Mary White Ovington [incomplete]

Concerning 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

1926 Sept. 25

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from Crisis to Mary White Ovington

New York (N.Y.) - Signed A. G. Dill; on Du Bois's behalf, inviting her to help judge six of the essays submitted to the magazine's Spingarn Awards, and enclosing the relevant manuscripts.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers