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

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1949 Jan.

Bachrach, Marion

Obvious violence

New York (N.Y.) - Reprint of the article; discussing the 1857 Supreme Court case on the rights of former slaves, and how these same issues were currently still being discussed in 1949.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Jan. 10

Baltimore American

A charge that self-determination omits the Negro Plea for a State in Africa

United States - Concerning self government by Africans following World War I and civil rights in the United States.

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

1919 Apr. 15

Banister, William B.

Letter from William B. Banister to W. E. B. Du Bois

Baltimore (Md.) - Concerning the Pan African Congress and the treatment of African Americans.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 July 9

Banister, William B.

Letter from William B. Banister to W. E. B. Du Bois

Baltimore (Md.) - Concerning reaction to Woodrow Wilson speech at Carnegie Hall as published in the May issue of "The Crisis".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1907 Mar. 14

Betiero, T. J.

Letter from T. J. Betiero to W. E. B. Du Bois

London (England) - Letter detailing the persecution, harassment, and attempted murder of T. J. Betiero, who is of Spanish decent but believed by many to be African American. Letter is written from the Liberian office in London.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1909 July 15

Byrd, William A.

Letter from William A. Byrd to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cotton Plant (Ark.) - Cotton Plant College president W. A. Byrd letter and enclosed draft of article on differences between Du Bois and Booker T. Washington. Looking for feedback from Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Jan. 25

Caudle, Theron Lamar

Administration of the Civil Rights Statutes

Washington (D.C.) - Copy of U.S. Assistant Attorney General Caudle's speech on civil rights, given at the Legal Conference on Federal Power at Howard University, sponsored by the National Lawyers Guild, Bar Association, and NAACP.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Mar. 6

Chicago tribune

Wilson names court to try Grant Negroes

Chicago (Ill.) - A small feature from the "Tribune" clipped by Henry Romeike, Inc., on Wilson's consideration of the cases of "thirteen Negro soldiers charged with assaulting a white girl at Camp Grant" in May 1918.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Dec.

Crisis (Firm)

Fragment of Crisis magazine, December 1947 issue

New York (N.Y.) - Fragment of issue; includes articles on a report on civil rights by President Truman's Committee, and segregation in the Panama Canal zone.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers