Gallery view

1954 Jan. 13

Masses and Mainstream

Letter from Masses and Mainstream to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Samuel Sillen; regretting they cannot publish the article he recently submitted, as it "falls rather outside the scope of the magazine"; but happily noting that the February issue shall feature a piece on the re-release of "Souls of Black Folk."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Nov. 25

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Masses and Mainstream

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Herbert Aptheker; suggesting that they make "In Battle for Peace" available for purchase at a "very considerable" book exhibit at the Vienna Peace Congress.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Oct. 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Masses and Mainstream

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Herbert Aptheker; relaying a Holland Roberts's request for 10 signed copies of "In Battle for Peace" and discussing how best the order can be fulfilled.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Jan. 19

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Masses and Mainstream

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Herbert Aptheker; describing proposals from Hungary and Italy with respect to his novel and his own "active effort" to see if publication there is possible; and requesting Aptheker return the chapters of it he has so far marked up.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Feb. 17

Masses and Mainstream

Telegram from Masses and Mainstream to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Sent by Samuel Sillen; requesting that he airmail greetings for the Magazine's impending anniversary issue.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Sept. 15

Masses and Mainstream

Letter from Masses and Mainstream to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Herbert Aptheker; assuring him that copies of "In Battle for Peace" were present at the recent September meetings of the Progressive Party, and should be available at the other events denoted in his last letter (mums312-b137-i215), and calling his attention to Belfrage's review of same in the September 11 "Guardian."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 July 15

Masses and Mainstream

Letter from Masses and Mainstream to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Samuel Sillen, Editor; enclosing a manuscript under consideration and seeking his comments thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 July

Masses and Mainstream

Circular letter from Masses and Mainstream to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Announcing the release of "In Battle for Peace," W. E. B. Du Bois's latest work, "on a par with the best of its predecessors," and informing recipients how they can pruchase same for "only one dollar."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 June 8

Masses and Mainstream

Letter from Masses and Mainstream to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Samuel Sillen, Editor; enclosing a check in remuneration for his contribution to the current issue and thanking him for his cooperation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Dec. 7

Masses and Mainstream

Circular letter from Masses and Mainstream to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Samuel Sillen; addressed "Dear Friends"; inviting them to a December 19 informal gathering of "leading American intellectuals" to discuss the impending trial of the twelve Communist leaders.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers