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1943 Apr. 21

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Morehouse College

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to President Benjamin E. Mays; thanking him for use of the College's Forum room for the recent Land Grant College conference, and offering to pay for repairs caused by wall tacks used therefor.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Feb. 22

Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah), 1894-1984

Telegram from Benjamin E. Mays to W. E. B. Du Bois Testimonial Dinner Committee

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to E. Franklin Frazier; wishing W. E. B. Du Bois, "scholar, statesman and crusader" a happy 83rd birthday and regretting he cannot attend the dinner given in his honor.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Apr. 10

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

W. E. B. Du Bois's answers to questionnaire on religion

Atlanta (Ga.) - Question-free answers to Mays's questionnaire on religion, for use in a seminar he is conducting on that subject.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1942 Nov. 2

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Morehouse College

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Benjamin E. Mays; accepting his invitation to the luncheon hosted in honor of Lillian Smith.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1958 May 16

Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah), 1894-1984

Letter from Benjamin E. Mays to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Saluting Du Bois on the occasion of his ninetieth birthday. Written on the letterhead of Morehouse College.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1942 Oct. 30

Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)

Letter from Morehouse College to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Signed Benjamin E. Mays; inviting him to a luncheon in honor of "South Today" editor Lillian Smith.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Apr. 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Benjamin E. Mays

Atlanta (Ga.) - Inviting him to the second conference of the Land-Grant Colleges initiative and relaying some logistical details of the event. Page two reports copies also sent to Frankie V. Adams, Nelson C. Jackson, and Forrester B. Washington.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Feb. 4

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Benjamin E. Mays

Atlanta (Ga.) - Describing "Phylon"'s "desperate" need of storage and meeting space, and inquiring if Morehouse College could accommodate them.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1942 Mar. 2

Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.)

Letter from Morehouse College to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Signed Benjamin E. Mays, President; thanking him for his "fine contribution" to the College's 75th anniversary celebration: "The people were pleased with your address and it was certainly helpful to me as an administrator."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Sept. 11

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to the Institute of Social and Religious Research

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the publication of an abstract in "The Crisis" of Mays' study of Black colleges.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers