Browse Items (17 total)

  • Date is exactly "1914 November 13"

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Recounting incident in which white men and women objected to African-American men and women eating with them and the African-American's were moved.

http://resources.presidentwilson.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/CS47.pdf
Commending Wilson on his handling of the Trotter incident.

http://resources.presidentwilson.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/CS45.pdf
Republican commends Wilson’s treatment of Trotter and says "Republicans of the South believe as you do."

http://resources.presidentwilson.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/CS44.pdf
Letter to Woodrow Wilson commending segregation in the federal government and regretting Trotter incident.

http://resources.presidentwilson.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/CS43.pdf
Roundtree writes the President to assure him that "the country don't approve of Mr. Trotters' insult to you."

http://resources.presidentwilson.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/CS42.pdf
Letter recounting an experience Rosenwald had with William M. Trotter, who said Rosenwald was inducing segregation in his attempts to build YMCAs for African Americans.

http://resources.presidentwilson.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/CS39.pdf
Letter regarding the Trotter incident and the custom of appointing an African American to the office of Recorder of Deeds in the District of Columbia.

http://resources.presidentwilson.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/CS28.pdf
Writer apologizes for Trotter’s conduct and says the races need to understand each other better.

http://resources.presidentwilson.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/CS27.pdf
Letter writer supports Wilson's rebuke of Trotter.

http://resources.presidentwilson.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/CS26.pdf
Letter writer hints at harming Trotter if Wilson sends him to Baton Rouge.

http://resources.presidentwilson.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/CS23.pdf
Letter giving justifications for segregation and saying that African Americans have caused the "degeneration of the White Southern race."

http://resources.presidentwilson.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/CS22.pdf
Letter to Wilson congratulating him for his "kind words... to Chairman Trotter."

http://resources.presidentwilson.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/CS21.pdf
Letter to Wilson congratulating him on his "wise, dignified, and fearless rejoinder" to Trotter.

http://resources.presidentwilson.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/CS20A.pdf
Newspaper clipping from the New York Press recounting the Trotter incident.

http://resources.presidentwilson.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/CS18.pdf
Letter on Texas & Pacific Railway Company letterhead commending Wilson for his response to the Trotter incident.

http://resources.presidentwilson.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/CS11.pdf
AME Zion church pastor apologizes for Trotter, who shouldn't have approached the President at a time when the President was busy with international affairs.

http://resources.presidentwilson.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/NWMtoJWS19141113.pdf
Eleanor Wilson McAdoo writes Jessie Wilson Sayre to thank her for a birthday present and note.
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