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1948 Dec. 29

National Institute of Arts and Letters (U.S.)

Circular letter from National Institute of Arts and Letters to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to all members; signed William Rose Benét, Secretary; enclosing a description of the Institute's various 1949 candidates in the fields of art, literature and music, and providing instructions for voting thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Aug. 30

National Institute of Arts and Letters (U.S.)

Circular letter from National Institute of Arts and Letters to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Felicia Geffen, Assistant Secretary; addressed to all Institute members; seeking their suggestions for recipients of the Institute's forthcoming conferral of "Arts and Letters Grants."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Apr. 15

National Institute of Arts and Letters (U.S.)

Circular letter from National Institute of Arts and Letters to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Louis Kronenberger, Secretary; enclosing a form seeking Members' nominations for vacancies in the fields of literature, art, and music, and reminding them that candidates must be native or naturalized citizens, "qualified by notable achievement" in the arts.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Mar. 6

National Institute of Arts and Letters (U.S.)

Circular letter from National Institute of Arts and Letters to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Louis Kronenberger, Secretary; inviting all Institute members to the April 6 meeting at the Knickerbocker Club; naming the newly elected members who will hopefully be present thereat; and outlining some other items on the meeting's agenda.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Jan. 25

National Institute of Arts and Letters (U.S.)

Circular letter from National Institute of Arts and Letters to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Louis Kronenberger, Secretary; enclosing a ballot seeking his approval of Senator J. William Fulbright's conferral of the Award for Distinguished Service to the Arts.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Oct. 3

National Institute of Arts and Letters (U.S.)

Circular letter from National Institute of Arts and Letters to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed William Rose Benét, Secretary; inviting him to an October 22 members' meeting to discuss the conferral of the Institute's History and Biography gold medal award.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Apr. 14

National Institute of Arts and Letters (U.S.)

Circular letter from National Institute of Arts and Letters to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Louis Kronenberger, Secretary; reporting the 75% affirmative vote for the establishment of a National War Memorial Arts Commission (see also mums312-b140-i385, i386) and outlining the immediate proceedings of the vote.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Feb. 19

National Institute of Arts and Letters (U.S.)

Circular letter from National Institute of Arts and Letters to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to all members; signed William Rose Benét, Secretary; inviting him to a March 10 dinner in honor of newly-elected Institute members.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Jan. 26

National Institute of Arts and Letters (U.S.)

Circular letter from National Institute of Arts and Letters to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to all members; describing the Institute's opposition to the House Un-American Activities Committee and enclosing copies of the Institute's appeal to Congress, and list of resolution supporters.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Nov. 30

National Institute of Arts and Letters (U.S.)

Circular letter from National Institute of Arts and Letters to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Louis Kronenberger, Secretary; inviting members to a December 21 meeting at the Knickerbocker club, and noting the agenda of said meeting, to follow by a talk by Louise Bogan on "Poetry at its Source."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers