111 results found for: subject:"World War, 1914-1918--African Americans--History"

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1925 Nov. 8

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to L. H. Godman

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Captain Smith of the 368th Regiment and the trial of Captain Matthew V. Boutte.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Apr. 17

Perry, George W.

Letter from George W. Perry to Editor of the Crisis

Vouziers (France) - Signed Sergt. Major, 2nd Battalion, 805th Pioneer Infantry, A. E. F.; enclosing under separate cover photos of two of the regiment's companies and headquarter; describing in some depth the composition and experience thereof; and hoping said materials are of some use to the magazine.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 May 17

Singleton, George A.

Letter from George A. Singleton to W. E. B. Du Bois

Camp Sherman (Ohio) - Concerning material on the 317th Engineers of the 92nd Division of the United States Army for Du Bois's history of African American troops during World War I.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 May 27

Perry, George W.

Letter from George W. Perry to W. E. B. Du Bois

Brest (France) - Concerning materials for Du Bois's history of African Americans during World War I.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919

Photograph of colored war nurses

Camp Sherman (Ohio) - Capturing the 9 colored nurses working at the Camp Sherman Base Hospital: Clara A. Rollins, Sophia A. Hill, Marion H. Brown, Lillian F. Ball, S. Milward Boulding; N. Jeannette Minnis, Lillian Spears, Aileen B. Cole, and C. Jeannet West. See mums312-b165-i037 for written description.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Aug. 7

Williams, Jerome E.

Letter from Jerome E. Williams to Crisis

Camden (N.J.) - Granting permission to publish his complaints about the A.E.F. in the September "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Nov. 12

Lowe, James A.

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

Lexington (N.C.) - Concerning material for Du Bois's history of African Americans during World War I including recommendations for awards to black soldiers and a "Crisis" subscription.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Oct. 29

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to I. C. Jenks

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning material for Du Bois's history of African Americans in World War I.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Jan. 25

York, William H.

Letter from William H. York to W. E. B. Du Bois

Le Mans (France) - Describing his ongoing troubles trying to secure leave from his station in France; inquiring into Du Bois's progress on Conference preparations and representation; wishing him every success in his endeavors; and describing functions for servicemen in the works under A. E. F. auspices.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Nov. 21

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning material for Du Bois's history of African Americans during World War I.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers