Gallery view

1928 Oct. 19

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Warren H. Davis

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning check for $100 to extend the property line at Du Bois' home in Great Barrington, Massachusetts.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Sept. 12

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Arthur B. Spingarn

New York (N.Y.) - Confirming receipt of a check for the family homestead in Great Barrington. Sent to Arthur B. Spingarn, Secretary of the Du Bois Testimonial Committee.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Feb. 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Alice Davis Crawford

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Du Bois' new apartment, the Burghardt home in Great Barrington which he received on his sixtieth birthday, and singing at Yolande Du Bois' wedding.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Aug. 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Warren H. Davis

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning enclosed check for Frank Vigezzi for work on chimney at Du Bois' home in Great Barrington, the cost to extend the property line and cost of estimate to renovate the cellar.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Feb.

Du Bois Testimonial Committee

List from Du Bois Testimonial Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Listing contributors to the Du Bois Testimonial fund. Includes note from Du Bois recognizing the list as those who "bought Great Barrington house for me".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Feb. 28

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the purchase of Du Bois' family homestead in Great Barrington, Massachusetts.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Apr. 13

Du Bois Testimonial Committee

Letter from Du Bois Testimonial Committee to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning deeds from Warren H. Davis and Leena B. Wooster for the family homestead in Great Barrington. Signed by Arthur B. Spingarn, Treasurer.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 May 9

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning an autographed photograph of Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 May 1

Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett), 1878-1971

Letter from Arthur B. Spingarn to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the homestead property in Great Barrington and boundary lines. Contained in folders with correspondence from the Du Bois Testimonial Committee.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Apr. 30

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Arthur B. Spingarn

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a visit to and history of the family homestead in Great Barrington. Requesting advice on surveying and property boundary lines from Spingarn and the Du Bois Testimonial Committee.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers