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1937 July 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Kelly Miller

Atlanta (Ga.) - Declining his symposium invitation, on the grounds that "I have written so much and so often on the subject of what we should be called that I think what I think is perfectly well known."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 July 22

Miller, Kelly, 1863-1939

Letter from Kelly Miller to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Regarding a comment in the Crisis and his inability to enter public discussion about internal struggles at Howard University.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1916 Feb. 24

Miller, Kelly, 1863-1939

Letter from Kelly Miller to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Notifying Du Bois of Miller's donation of autographed books to the library forming at the Anti-Slavery and Aborigines Protection Society in London. Written on Howard University stationery.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Jan. 4

Miller, Kelly, 1863-1939

The Renunciation of Dr. W. E. B. DuBois, Part II

Washington (D.C.) - Critique of Du Bois's renunciation and idealism: "Dr. DuBois steps down from his lofty pedestal of human rights and race equality and puts his reliance in a dubious political-economic experiment. Negro autarchy or political, industrial, or economic autonomy in the midst of an arrogant overpowering democracy is not only unfeasibly but unthinkable." Lambastes Du Bois's ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1916

Miller, Kelly, 1863-1939

Star of Ethiopia blueprint

Blueprint star and stage designed by Kelly Miller, Jr. and Fred B. Pelham for "The Star of Ethiopia."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1904 July 8

Miller, Kelly, 1863-1939

Letter from Kelly Miller to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Hoping to hear about the status of Du Bois's health and discussing plans for the Committee of Twelve meeting in St. Louis and whether it should be postponed due to Du Bois's illness.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1908 Nov. 23

Miller, Kelly, 1863-1939

Letter from Kelly Miller to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Responding to Du Bois's letter of Nov. 12, describing what Du Bois has done to offend him.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Aug. 5

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Alain LeRoy Locke

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning recent controversies at Howard University over Kelley Miller, Thomas Turner, President Durkee and student body protests.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Mar. 11

Miller, Kelly, 1863-1939

Letter from Kelly Miller to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Concerning Miller's inability to see Du Bois at upcoming lecture in Washington D.C. due to sickness.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Apr. 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Kelly Miller

New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledging and thanking him for his much-appreciated financial contribution to the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers