Thankful of Wilson’s “Kind Words” to Trotter

Creator

Identifier

CS22

Description

Letter to Wilson congratulating him for his "kind words... to Chairman Trotter."

Source

Library of Congress
Wilson Papers, Series 4, 152A Reel 231, Manuscript Division

Publisher

Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum

Language

English

Provenance

Digital copy acquired from federal archives by previous WWPL Archivist, Heidi Hackford.

Text

The President:

Speaking for nine-tenths of the intelligent negroes of this country, especially of the south, I congratulate you upon your kind words at your office to Chairman Trotter of the anti-segregation Committee, touching the progress of my race.

Pierre Landry, Marrying Prolate,
City Board of Health.

Original Format

Letter

Files

http://resources.presidentwilson.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/CS22.pdf

Citation

Landry, Pierre, “Thankful of Wilson’s “Kind Words” to Trotter,” 1914 November 13, CS22, Race and Segregation Collection, Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum, Staunton, Virginia.