18 results found for: subject:"Virgin islands"

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1928 July 27

Palmer, Loring B.

Letter from L. B. Palmer to W. E. B. Du Bois

Virgin Islands - Concerning an invitation to visit the Virgin Islands.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1922 Nov. 6

Palmer, Loring B.

Letter from L. B. Palmer to W. E. B. Du Bois

Virgin Islands - Concerning conditions in the Virgin Islands and money sent to Du Bois for debt and subscription to "The Crisis". Written on letterhead of the Virgin Islands Department of Health.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Dec. 3

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Letter from Hugh H. Smythe to William Boyer

New York (N.Y.) - Responding to a previous letter on behalf of W. E. B. Du Bois; explaining that Du Bois is on a lecture tour, and suggesting that Boyer writes to Ed Dudley, as he formerly worked as a federal attorney in the Virgin Islands.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Nov. 29

Boyer, William

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

Madison (Wis.) - Asking for assistance with his master's thesis subject, "Civil Liberties in the Virgin Islands of the United States."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Dec.

United States . Congress . Senate . Committee on Territories and Insular Affairs

A bill to provide a permanent government for the Virgin Islands of the United States

United States Virgin Islands - Introducing a Bill presented at the 2nd session of the 72nd Congress, "to provide a permanent government for the Virgin Islands of the United States, and for other purposes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924

Woodson, George H.

The Virgin Islands

Virgin Islands of the United States - Announcing "the first All-Negro Commission ever appointed by the Government of the United States was called the Federal Commission to the Virgin Islands;" Lists members of the commission and their overall experience; explains that there was a thorough "inspection and comparison of economic conditions" on the Island and notes their general evaluation and findings.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Aug. 2

Francis, Rothschild, b. 1891

Letter from Rothschild Francis to W. E. B. Du Bois

St. Thomas (V.I.) - Concerning an editorial in the August "Crisis" by Du Bois on United States Naval control over the Virgin Islands. Written on letterhead of "The Emancipator".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Dec. 8

Boyer, William

Letter from William Boyer to Hugh H. Smythe

Madison (Wis.) - Thanking Smythe for his previous letter and for suggesting that he contact Ed Dudley.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924

Woodson, George H.

Virgin Islands Commissioners make official report

Virgin Islands of the United States - Report of the Virgin Islands; examines facts during the fiscal year 1921-1922. Notes, "President Coolidge expressed, in sincere terms, his confidence in the report of the Virgin Islands Commission, and pledged himself to stand behind it with all the executive power he has at his command."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Mar. 1

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

Address of W. E. B. Du Bois

Saint Thomas (United States Virgin Islands) - A reprint of a speech Du Bois delivered to the St. Thomas Chamber of Commerce concerning the political future of the Virgin Islands.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers