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  • 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 more thoughtful colored people of this State and 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 YMCA's for "colored men and boys" in American cities.

http://resources.presidentwilson.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/CS39.pdf
Letter regarding the Trotter incident and the custom of "appointing a negro the 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 "Negroe cooks" 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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