92 results found for: subject:"African Americans--Civil rights--United States"

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1924

Brief on behalf of defendants G. C. Herndon and Charles Porras

El Paso (Tex.) - Brief for the defendants, Herndon and Porras denying petition of violation of the fourteenth and fifteenth amendments by Nixon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1905

Niagara Movement (Organization)

Report on the Committee on Organization of the Niagara Movement

United States - Draft document concerning the establishment of local branches of the Niagara Movement and the relationship to the national office, the hiring of a national organizer, establishment of an executive committee, and an "organ" for the movement.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Oct. 5

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

A new creed for American Negroes

United States - Typed draft of article published in the National Baptist Voice, concerning "American Negroes;" creating a creed for "American Negroes," noting the belief in the Talented Tenth, and encourages socialism in some form. The proposed basic creed was created for the Atlanta University project for "extending co-operation among Negroes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Dec. 5

War Camp Community Service (U.S.)

Letter from War Camp Community Service to W. E. B. Du Bois

Louisville (Ky.) - Signed Lawrence A. Oxley, Director of Colored Work; describing the racial atmosphere and prejudiced administration of the War Camp in Louisville and suggesting that he use said info in a forthcoming "Crisis" feature.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 June

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

Keeping blacks and whites apart

United States - Typed draft of article published in Current History as "A Negro Nation within the Nation," discussing race relations, segregation, and civil rights.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 June

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

Keeping blacks and whites apart

United States - Notes for article published in Current History as "A Negro Nation within the Nation," discussing race relations, segregation, and civil rights.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Apr. 8

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Report of the secretary for the April 1919 meeting of the Board.

New York (N.Y.) - Activities, campaigns, agendas, progress on a variety of issues including: lynching, Civil Rights bills, meetings, publications and agenda for April 14 meeting.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 July 10

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Report of the secretary for the July 1919 meeting of the Board.

New York (N.Y.) - Activities, campaigns, agendas, progress on a variety of issues including: membership, anti-lynching, war history, Cleveland conference, publicity, publications, agenda for July 14 meeting.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Feb.

Streator, George

My suggestion is...

Norfolk (Va.) - Criticizing the efforts of both the United States Government and the leaders of the N.A.A.C.P. for a lack of progress in the providing jobs and economic equality for African Americans.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Mar. 4

Baltimore News

Court-martial unfair New trial granted Negro troopers convicted of attacking woman

Baltimore (Md.) - A "Baltimore News" feature clipped by Henry Romeike, Inc., on the conferral of a new trial to the 18 officers convicted of assaulting a white girl at Camp Grant; see also mums312-b165-i415-i416.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers