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- Collection: Race and Segregation Collection
Apologizing for the manner in which WM Trotter addressed the president and describing the plan of the American Colonization Association to create a new Liberia on American soil for African Americans to govern themselves.
Samuel Jackson Hargrave writes to Wilson in the wake of the Trotter incident saying that tens of thousands of African American voters are ready to vote for him again, and sends a Thanksgiving hymn he's written and dedicated to the President.
Letter on Texas & Pacific Railway Company letterhead commending Wilson for his response to the Trotter incident.
Letter on letterhead of The National Co-Operative Association of America saying that the writer is glad Woodrow Wilson reprimanded Trotter and informing him of a national congress to be held in Jersey City, NJ in September, 1915.
John Skelton Williams asks Joseph E. Ralph why different races were "working together side by side" in the Bureau of Engraving and Printing.
Sends list of African-American employees of the Forest Service employed outside Washington, D.C.
Surgeon General responds to request for statement showing name of each messenger and laborer employed in the Bureau.