17 items found
Keywords: "Mary McLeod Bethune" (All words), Collection ID is exactly "40"
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Correspondence between Mary McLeod Bethune and Governor LeRoy Collins, 1955

Correspondence between Mary McLeod Bethune and Governor LeRoy Collins, 1955

Date
1955
Description
Correspondence between Mary McLeod Bethune and Governor LeRoy Collins regarding the sentencing of Walter Irvin.
Collection
Draft of Interview Questions for Mary McLeod Bethune, ca. 1939

Draft of Interview Questions for Mary McLeod Bethune, ca. 1939

Date
1939 (circa)
Description
This document appears to be a list of questions from Daniel Williams sent to Mary McLeod Bethune as part of an ongoing discussion regarding the planned biography. Williams mentions that he will enclose a chapter of the book. The book was never published.
Collection
Excerpt from an Early Draft of Mary McLeod Bethune Biography, ca. 1939

Excerpt from an Early Draft of Mary McLeod Bethune Biography, ca. 1939

Date
1939 (circa)
Description
Excerpt from an early draft of a biography about Mary McLeod Bethune that Daniel Williams wrote but never published. The text outlines an experience Bethune had as a child when a white girl named Ellen took a book from Bethune's hands and accused Bethune of being unable to read. Bethune was upset about being unable to read and wished that she could.
Collection
Letter from Dr. Florence Lovell Roane to Daniel M. Williams, 1946

Letter from Dr. Florence Lovell Roane to Daniel M. Williams, 1946

Date
1946
Description
A letter from Bethune-Cookman College Professor Dr. Florence Lovell Roane to author Daniel M. Williams describing the experience of her son Lovell, who was accepted to the DeVeaux School in Niagara Falls, New York. When Lovell arrived, he was denied admittance due to his race, so he came back to Florida to attend Fessenden Academy in Martin, Florida.
Collection
Letter from Mary McLeod Bethune to George L. Burr Jr., March 27, 1941

Letter from Mary McLeod Bethune to George L. Burr Jr., March 27, 1941

Date
1941-03-27
Description
A letter from Mary McLeod Bethune, president of Bethune-Cookman College, to George L. Burr Jr., executive director of the Florida State Defense Council, stating that African American Floridians would be willing to help with state and national defense during World War II.
Collection
Letter from Mary McLeod Bethune to George L. Burr Jr., September 4, 1941

Letter from Mary McLeod Bethune to George L. Burr Jr., September 4, 1941

Date
1941-09-04
Description
A letter from Mary McLeod Bethune, division director of Negro affairs for the National Youth Administration, to George L. Burr Jr., executive director of the Florida State Defense Council, expressing that she is happy the State Defense Council is developing a program to increase participation of African American Floridians in national defense during World War II.
Collection
Letter from Mary McLeod Bethune to Governor Sholtz Regarding Lynchings in Florida, 1934

Letter from Mary McLeod Bethune to Governor Sholtz Regarding Lynchings in Florida, 1934

Date
1934-10-30
Description
Letter from Mary McLeod Bethune to Governor David Sholtz regarding the lynching of Claude Neal and thanking the governor for the work he has done to stop lynchings.
Collection
Letter from Mary McLeod Bethune to Josephine T. Washington, 1946

Letter from Mary McLeod Bethune to Josephine T. Washington, 1946

Date
1946-09-29
Description
A letter from Mary McLeod Bethune in reply to Josephine T. Washington discussing her educational philosophy.
Collection
Letter from Mary McLeod Bethune to Josie W. Roberts and Estelle Harrison, 1946

Letter from Mary McLeod Bethune to Josie W. Roberts and Estelle Harrison, 1946

Date
1946-09-27
Description
A letter from Mary McLeod Bethune to Josie W. Roberts and Estelle Harrison about the goings on at Bethune-Cookman College, its growth and its staff.
Collection
List of Members of the State Advisory Committee on Negro Participation, ca. 1941

List of Members of the State Advisory Committee on Negro Participation, ca. 1941

Date
1941 (circa)
Description
A list of members on the State Defense Council's Advisory Committee on Negro Participation.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
s776_b023_f01_23Correspondence between Mary McLeod Bethune and Governor LeRoy Collins, 1955TextGroveland Four Trial (Groveland, Florida : 1949-1952)
Groveland (Fla.)--Race relations
Discrimination in criminal justice administration--Florida--Groveland
African Americans--Civil rights
African American civil rights workers--Florida
African Americans--Legal status, laws, etc.--Florida
Police shootings
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m95-2_b001_f03_27Draft of Interview Questions for Mary McLeod Bethune, ca. 1939TextNew Deal, 1933-1939
African American women--Florida--Daytona Beach
African American civic leaders
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m95-2_b001_f03_01Excerpt from an Early Draft of Mary McLeod Bethune Biography, ca. 1939TextPersonal experience narratives
African Americans -- United States
Jim Crow
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m95-2_b001_f02_x05Letter from Dr. Florence Lovell Roane to Daniel M. Williams, 1946TextAfrican American schools--Florida
Discrimination in education
African Americans--Civil rights
African American children--Education
Race relations
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s419_b033_f12_x02Letter from Mary McLeod Bethune to George L. Burr Jr., March 27, 1941TextCommittees
Civil defense
Emergency preparedness
Advisory board
|World War (1939-1945)
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s419_b033_f12_x03Letter from Mary McLeod Bethune to George L. Burr Jr., September 4, 1941TextCommittees
Civil defense
Emergency preparedness
Advisory boards
World War (1939-1945)
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s278_b073_f07_x01Letter from Mary McLeod Bethune to Governor Sholtz Regarding Lynchings in Florida, 1934TextLynching
African Americans--Civil rights
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m95-2_b001_f02_x04Letter from Mary McLeod Bethune to Josephine T. Washington, 1946TextAfrican American schools--Florida
African American children--Education
African American women--Education
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m95-2_b001_f02_x02Letter from Mary McLeod Bethune to Josie W. Roberts and Estelle Harrison, 1946TextAfrican American schools--Florida
African American children--Education
African American women--Education
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s419_b033_f12_x01List of Members of the State Advisory Committee on Negro Participation, ca. 1941TextCommittees
Civil defense
Emergency preparedness
Advisory boards
World War (1939-1945)
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