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- Subject is exactly "African-Americans--segregation"
Race Riots in Elaine, Arkansas
Requesting President use his influence to obtain fair and just treatment "for the race of which we are a part" after recent race riots.
Appeal for lynching to be made a federal crime.
Memorandum: The "Extension of Remarks" inserted in the Congressional Record of Feb. 28, 1916, by Representative W.P. Borland.
Letter to the Editor of St. Louis Labor discussing resolution proposed by the only African American man in attendance, Richard M. Bolden, which was not adopted.
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.
Newspaper account of President Wilson's harsh words for the delegation of African-American leaders from the National Independence Equal Rights League who met with him to discuss segregation of federal employees.
Governor Walsh asks on behalf of the International Independent Political Equal Rights League that the White House arrange a meeting with Rev. Byron Gunner.
Statement showing the African-American employees, by classes and salaries, in the Department of Agriculture.
Letter accompanied by a list of African-American employees in the Bureau of Plant Industry, including name, title or position, and salary.
Asking Jones to send someone to Appointment Office to get information on the number of African-American employees in the Bureau of Plant Industry.
List of African-American employees in USDA Office of the Secretary.
Memorandum for Mr. Reese asking him to collect information on the number of African-American employees in the Department of Agriculture.
An anonymous writer complains that African-American women use the same washstands, toilets, and lunch rooms as white women at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing.
Ralph informs the Assistant Secretary of the Treasury that due to a shortage of toilet and dressing room facilities in the new building the Bureau of Engraving and Printing is moving into, African-American and white employees will need to share the…
Letter from the Grievance Committee of the New Mexico Protection Association protesting the segregation of African-American employees in the federal government.
Petition from Rev. Frederick B. Allen et al. against segregation in the federal government, forwarded by Andrew J. Peters.
Moorfield Story et al. request the abolition of racial segregation in the federal departments.
The Republican Club writes to urge an end to race prejudice and the segregation of African Americans in government department offices.
Joseph E. Ralph justifies the dismissal of an African-American employee following a violation of segregation.
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.
Secretary Redfield denies that a segregation policy has been instituted in the Bureau of Domestic and Foreign Commerce.
Referring to an article in Boston Record, WM Trotter calls on Secretary Redfield to end segregation in the Bureau of Domestic and Foreign Commerce.
JE Ralph writes to Kinkead saying he cannot furnish him with a copy of the segregation order because no formal order has been issued.
EF Kinkead writes Joseph E. Ralph asking for a copy of an order that implements segregation in the Bureau of Engraving and Printing.
JE Ralph notifies the Assistant Secretary that he has sent the names of the three girls who violated the segregation policy at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing to Belle C. LaFollette.
JE Ralph to Belle C. LaFollette providing the names of the three girls who violated the segregation policy at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing.
JS Williams reply to Belle LaFollette telling her he will have JE Ralph give him the names of the three girls who violated the segregation policy at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing.
B.C. LaFollette writes to the Assistant Secretary of the Treasury asking for the names of the three girls who violated the segregation policy at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing.
JE Ralph writes to Assistant Secretary of the Treasury informing him of the situation regarding the objection to a African American supervisor in the Wetting Division of the Bureau of Engraving and Printing.
JE Ralph's reply to Rose Miller's objections to having a black supervisor, informing her that he has named a white man to the position.
Rose Miller, an employee in the Wetting Division of the Bureau of Engraving and Printing, writes to the Director of the Bureau saying it would be "less humiliating to have a white man in charge."
Memorandum for Assistant Secretary Williams regarding segregation at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing.
Letter from AE Ball from the Bureau of Engraving and Printing to JE Ralph listing three employees who violated the segregation policy in the Bureau.
Acting Secretary to Judge Edward Osgood Brown acknowledging the receipt of his letter and confirming that there is no segregation policy in effect at the Department.