Gallery view

1933 Mar. 28

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Nina Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerning the health of Nina and Du Bois Williams, a lecture at the First Baptist Church in Memphis, Tennessee on Young People's Day, the return tip to Atlanta, upcoming trips to New York and a visit from Arnett Williams.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Apr. 6

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Nina Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Enclosing two checks and providing related instructions; noting progress on the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" project; and briefly broaching the subject of moving once again ("It would be most feasible to live in Washington or Baltimore").

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Dec. 14

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Nina Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerning arrival in Atlanta and the possibility of returning to New York for Christmas.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Oct. 30

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Nina Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerning payment for bills, a cold, and decision not to attend the state wide meeting of the North Carolina National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Aug. 24

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Virginia Alexander

Atlanta (Ga.) - Du Bois states that he will write a recommendation to the State Youth Administator, that he visited Baltimore, and that he plans to build a house there for his family. Nina and Du Bois Williams will stay in New York until the home is ready.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 June 12

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Nina Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerns trip back to Atlanta and safe arrival, suggests Nina go to Philadelphia to "see that place with Mrs. Brooke." Asks Nina to send white flannel suit. Mentions plans for summer housing and summer school.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938

Reeves Studios

W. E. B. Du Bois, 70th birthday dinner, Atlanta University

Atlanta (Ga.) - Group portrait of Du Bois and friends and family at his 70th birthday celebration at Atlanta University, 1938. Caption: Back row left to right: Charles Johnson, Yolande Du Bois Williams, James Weldon Johnson, Ira De A. Reid, Rufus Clement, William Stanley Braithwaite. Front row left to right: W. E. B. Du Bois, Mrs. Du Bois, Joel Spingarn.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Apr. 29

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Nina Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Returning correspondence recently sent; briefly mentioning possible summer plans for them, Yolande, and Du Bois Williams; and bidding she ask Miss Johnson "to send me a report of Du Bois' intelligence tests with figures if possible."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Sept. 21

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Nina Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerns inventory of clothing and need for new items, arrival of Miss Prophet, "trying experience" of Mrs. Shivery, waiting for word from Mr. Dill regarding books and papers.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Feb. 27

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Nina Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Encloses check and a clipping that might be of interest from the "Times," about recommended diets.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers