73 results found for: name:"Seligmann, Herbert J. (Herbert Jacob), 1891-"

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1930 Mar. 30

Beasley, Delilah L. (Delilah Leontium), 1871-1934

Letter from Delilah L. Beasley to W. E. B. Du Bois and Herbert J. Seligmann

Oakland (Calif.) - Asking that Du Bois seek more information about the Alameda County League of Colored Women Voters. Describing her ill health that has resulted from her efforts to "defend the race."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 July 7

Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981

Memorandum from Roy Wilkins to Crisis

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Mr. Seligmann, Dr. Du Bois and Miss Malvan; citing from a letter to him from Kansas City Call Vice-President J. B. LaCour on the magazine's renewed appearance, and suggesting it run political advertising ... "with finesse, of course."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Mar. 26

Beasley, Delilah L. (Delilah Leontium), 1871-1934

Letter from Delilah L. Beasley to W. E. B. Du Bois and Herbert J. Seligmann

Oakland (Calif.) - Discussing the League of Women Voters' negative reaction to an article in The Crisis. Suggesting a way for Du Bois to get more information to substantiate his article. Asking that he not use her name in connection with this issue.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Jan. 16

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Memorandum from N.A.A.C.P. to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Walter White, Herbert Seligmann; relaying their comments and criticism of two editorials in the February "Crisis," in which the Association was mentioned slightly less than favorably.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Jan. 26

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to Roy Wilkins, H. G. Seligmann, and W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Attaching correspondence from J. Neilson Barry calling for the official honoring of George Bush (see mums312-b063-i086) and inquiring as to how they feel they should respond to the matter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Apr. 8

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois, Robert Bagnall, and Herbert Seligmann

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning suggestions for correspondence with Alfred V. Bliss.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Mar. 16

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to N.A.A.C.P.

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Mr. White and Mr. Seligmann; noting when he will be available to meet to discuss the "Crisis" predicament with the rest of the Board; and making some additional notes on the immediacy of the magazine's financial aid.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 June 6

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to J. E. Spingarn, Arthur Spingarn, Roy Wilkins, William Pickens, Robert Bagnall, Herbert Seligmann, and W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Summarising a series of resolutions and pledges proposed to the Democratic and Republican national parties, as decided at that day's staff conference.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Dec.

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Board of Directors

Letter to the NAACP Board of Directors

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a critique of the recent report of the Budget Committee and the actions of Walter White and Mary White Ovington.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Nov. 22

Seligmann, Herbert J. (Herbert Jacob), 1891-

Memorandum from Herbert Seligmann to Walter White, Roy Wilkins, William Pickens, Robert Bagnall, and W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Draft of a public statement made by the N.A.A.C.P. and undersigned organizations and "in behalf of the Negro," demanding that the Democratic Party undertake to guarantee equal treatment; "purge itself of the un-American terrorization...by which many Negroes in the far South are unjustly deprived" of voting rights; and essentially to "consider its responsibilities toward... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers