6 items found
Tags: Bureau of the Census
Title Identifier Creator To Date Numeric Type Subject
EF Sweet, Acting Secretary to Oswald Garrison VillardCB031814Sweet, E. F.Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-19491914 March 1819140318TextAfrican-Americans--segregation
Creator:Sweet, E. F.
To:Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949
Date:1914 March 18
Description:Regarding a special census report on the African American population to be prepared by the Bureau of the Census.
Oswald Garrison Villard to William Cox RedfieldCB041114aVillard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949Redfield, William Cox, 1858-19321914 April 1119140411TextAfrican-Americans--segregation
Creator:Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949
To:Redfield, William Cox, 1858-1932
Date:1914 April 11
Description:Villard asks that Redfield ensure the fair representation of blacks in the census report by appointing African American census officials.
US Senate Bill Regulating the Method of Keeping Mortality Statistics by the Census Bureau, and Providing for Tabulating and Rating Separately White and Colored People
CB050214Ransdell, Joseph E. (Joseph Eugene), 1858-19541914 May 219140502TextAfrican-Americans--segregation
Creator:Ransdell, Joseph E. (Joseph Eugene), 1858-1954
Date:1914 May 2
Description:Senate bill regarding segregated census statistics.
WEB DuBois to Oswald Garrison VillardCB031414a-bDu Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-19491914 March 2619140326TextAfrican-Americans--segregation
Creator:Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
To:Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949
Date:1914 March 26
Description:DuBois shares his fear that if the Census Bureau writes a report with no input from African-Americans, it may be biased against them.
WJ Harris to the Secretary of CommerceCB041514a-bHarris, William J. (William Julius), 1868-1932Redfield, William Cox, 1858-19321914 April 1519140415TextAfrican-Americans--segregation
Creator:Harris, William J. (William Julius), 1868-1932
To:Redfield, William Cox, 1858-1932
Date:1914 April 15
Description:Director of the Bureau of the Census writes that black men are to work on the African American census report.
WL Austin to Chief Clerk, Department of CommerceCB121313a-bAustin, William Lane, 1871-1949Havenner, George C.1913 December 1819131218TextAfrican-Americans--segregation
Creator:Austin, William Lane, 1871-1949
To:Havenner, George C.
Date:1913 December 18
Description:Letter from Acting Director, WL Austin, to Chief Clerk, Department of Commerce, regarding suggestion from Rev. Alexander Walters to establish a division in the Bureau of the Census to handle matters pertaining to African-Americans.