202 results found for: subject:"African Americans--United States"

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1933

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

Appointment of congressional representation, 1860

United States - List of white and black congressional representation in the southern states in 1860. Possibly research for "Black Reconstruction".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938

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

The Negro's contribution to American civilization

United States - Summary of African American contributions to the development of the political and cultural fabric of the United States through World War I. Possibly written as a speech or article.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 May 25

American Folk Dancing Society

Letter from American Folk Dancing Society to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning an inquiry on the identity of the country's authority on Black folk music.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1920

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

The Negro in Ohio

United States - Regarding the exodus of about 2,200 black settlers of Cincinnati to Canada in 1829.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 May 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to American Folk Dancing Society

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the names of authorities on Black Folk Music.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Jan. 7

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to George G. Bradford

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Bradford's request for information on the 1919 race riots in Washington D.C., data on lynchings, Northern African American migration, and African American college graduates.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 May 15

Birth Control Clinical Research Bureau (New York, N.Y.)

National Sponsoring Committee returns

New York (N.Y.) - Regarding the 21 responses they received from individuals willing to join the committee.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 July 16

Bray, James A.

Letter from James A. Bray to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Requesting any information "with reference to Ethiopia -- her history and achievements"; inquiring as to the existence of a work treating "the integration of the American Negro in the program of a cooperative interest in a collective colored group objective"; and effectively hoping to add his name to "any mailing list that will give information along lines of social dev... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Nov. 5

Tuskegee Institute

Letter from Tuskegee Institute to W. E. B. Du Bois

Tuskegee (Ala.) - Signed F. D. Patterson, President; confirming the Institute's "happy endorsement" of inter-institutional research on "consumer's cooperation among Negroes" and its full support of the Filene Fund application completed to that end.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941

Birth Control Federation of America

Planned Parenthood leaflet

New York (N.Y.) - A "Planned Parenthood" leaflet created for "Negroes in the United States."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers