Gallery view

1919 Nov. 22

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Blair T. Hunt

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning experiences as a chaplain during World War I for Du Bois's history of African Americans during the war.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 June 25

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Vada Somerville

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking her and John for the helpful info they provided on African American college students in the L.A. area (see mums312-b187-i319, i320).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Mar. 29

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Jewish Peoples Fraternal Order of the I.W.O.

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to the Order's Officers, Members, and Friends; regretting that he cannot join them on the occasion of their anniversary; praising the Organization's "splendid work" and the timeliness of its efforts; supporting the goal "to stop the drive toward war" and urging them to join with the Council on African Affairs "and all other agencies that are working to build a... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Oct. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to J. R. E. Lee

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Lee's assistance on a study of schools in Florida for Du Bois' study of Black schools in the Southern United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Nov. 18

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Jerome Davis

New York (N.Y.) - List of works interpreting psychological tests used to prove black inferiority.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Oct. 19

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to The Samuel Coleridge-Taylor Choral Society

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning books on African American folk songs.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Aug. 6

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Hiram Thirkfield

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking him for his recent letter (mums312-b187-i403) and commenting on its content regarding "the attitude of young colored men .... to the ministry." See mums312-b187-i404 for alternate phrasing.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 Oct. 24

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to U.S. War Department

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the organization of the Executive Committee of the Tercentenary Committee, a celebration of the landing of Africans in the Americas.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1905 Nov. 15

National Association for the Study and Prevention of Tuberculosis (U.S.)

Letter from The National Association for the Study and Prevention of Tuberculosis to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Du Bois' desire to study tuberculosis at the Conference on the Study of the Negro Problems at Atlanta University. Discusses loan of exhibit, speaker for the conference and financial assistance.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906

Milholland, John E., 1860-1925

Letter from John E. Milholland to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the massacre and asking if it is possible for Du Bois to arrange to have a true, impartial account of the ghastly business for publication.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers