Gallery view

1947 Jan. 2

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Walter White

New York (N.Y.) - Noting that William Ming's 25-page contribution to the Association's petition to the United Nations came in that morning, and that Catherine Freeland (his secretary) has been asked to assist in its urgent mimeographing.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Feb. 24

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Du Bois' appearance at the NAACP Conference to speak on "Russia and Her Race Problem".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 May 19

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mr. Johnson

New York (N.Y.) - Reminding Johnson of the article he promised to write for the Crisis on the Sweet trial.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Mar. 8

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Walter White

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning speaking engagement at the NAACP conference on "Russia and Her Race Problem", and a meeting of the Spingarn Medal Committee.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Jan. 31

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Walter White

New York (N.Y.) - Stating his need for two more sections of steel shelving in his office and offering to pay for them himself.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Feb. 11

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Walter White

New York (N.Y.) - Listing the dates, February 24 through March 24, when he will be away at lecture tour in Boston, Maine, St. Louis, California, and Texas.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Aug. 25

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memo from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Asking Du Bois to provide Judge Lawless with the information he requested.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Nov. 29

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing Mr. Welles's speech given the night before at the New School of Social Research; recommending him for the "conference on colonies"; and suggesting that a "definitive statement" from the president be read thereat, expressing the nation's position against imperialism.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Nov. 7

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying that Eleanor Roosevelt has requested a memorandum "for her private use" on the items they hope to insert in a World Charter of Human Rights "with particular reference to the machinery to attain those rights," for use in the December 1 meeting of the Drafting Committee, and hoping to speak with him on the matter the following Monday.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Aug. 11

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Walter White

New York (N.Y.) - In response to White's inquiry into "colored appointees" in major cities (see mums312-b055-i263), regretting "I have no data" on the subject but making reference nonetheless to "outstanding cases in Chicago, Cleveland and New York."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers