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Letter from Vineyard Shore Workers' School to W. E. B. Du Bois

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Title:
Letter from Vineyard Shore Workers' School to W. E. B. Du Bois
Description:
From Hilda W. Smith, founder. Concerns plans to open Vineyard Shore Workers' School and intention to "admit colored women who are workers in industry." Cautions that community (in Ulster County, New York) may not be as welcoming as the school. Mentions positive experiences and contributions of African American students at Bryn Mawr Summer School for Women Workers in Industry.
Recipient:
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
Creator:
Smith, Hilda Worthington
Creator:
Vineyard Shore Workers' School
Date:
February 10, 1928
Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Box 046 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
W. E. B. Du Bois Papers
Series:
Series 1A. General Correspondence
Series 1. Correspondence
Subjects:
Education
Economic aspects
African Americans
Women
Places:
United States
Extent:
1 p.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
All rights for this document are held by the David Graham Du Bois Trust. Requests to publish, redistribute, or replicate this material should be addressed to Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries.
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Place of origin:
New York (N.Y.)
Language:
English
Identifier:
mums312-b046-i269