Name

Nance, Ethel Ray, 1899-1992 (203)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (192)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (28)
Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977 (15)
Crisis (Firm) (5)
Fisk University (3)
Barber, J. Max (2)
Diggs, Ellen Irene, 1906- (2)
Dill, Augustus Granville (2)
Fellowship Church of All Peoples (2)
Lorch, Lee (2)
Whetmore, J. Douglas (2)
Andrews, Regina (1)
Blue Heron Press (1)
Boston Metropolitan Council of Colleges (1)
Cooke, Marvel, 1903- (1)
Dane, Yvonne Harley (1)
Du Bois, Nina (1)
Du Bois, Yolande (1)
Fisk, Alfred G. (1)
Horton, Alice (1)
Hyman, Lillian, 1916-2012 (1)
Independent Citizens Committee for the Arts, Sciences and Professions (1)
Jackson, James E., 1914-2007 (1)
Lustig, Lillian (1)
Marryshow, Theophilus Albert (1)
McKenzie, Fayette Avery, b. 1872 (1)
Pan African Congress (1)
Phelps, Dryden Linsley, b. 1892 (1)
Ray, W. H. (1)
Ray, William H. (1)
Roback, A. A. (Abraham Aaron), 1890-1965 (1)
San Francisco State College (1)
Stanford University (1)
Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915 (1)

Topic

Travel (3)
African American authors (2)
African American lawyers (2)
African Americans (2)
American literature (2)
Anniversaries, etc. (2)
Articles (2)
Housing (2)
Trials, litigation, etc. (2)
Cooperation (1)
Homes and haunts (1)
United Nations (1)

Genre

Correspondence (201)
Telegrams (9)
Gelatin silver prints (1)
Invoices (1)
Memorandums (1)
Photographs (1)
Postcards (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (203)

Place

New York (N.Y.) (95)
San Francisco (Calif.) (43)
Atlanta (Ga.) (13)
Minneapolis (Minn.) (11)
Nashville (Tenn.) (6)
Seattle (Wash.) (6)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) (5)
Duluth (Minn.) (5)
Houston (Tex.) (4)
St. Paul (Minn.) (3)
Hampton (Va.) (2)
Accra (Ghana) (1)
Baltimore (Md.) (1)
Great Barrington (1)
Kansas City (Mo.) (1)
Massachusetts (1)
Palo Alto (Calif.) (1)
Rochester (Minn.) (1)
United States (1)
Washington (D.C.) (1)

 

 

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Atlanta (Ga.) - Congratulating her on her marriage; confirming his withdrawal from Atlanta University and providing his Baltimore address; pledging to try to come out West next year; and hoping to be able to conjure up memories of the Nances in Louisiana.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1944 June 13
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New York (N.Y.) - Noting the impending release of "Ordeal of Mansart" and a "little pamphlet" on Ben Franklin published in Vienna; noting the unsurprising "lie" of the "Afro-American" mentioned in her last letter with respect to his column-writing contract (see mums312-b147-i169); and briefly noting his and Shirley's feelings on Nkrumah and the newly founded Ghana.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1957 Mar. 26
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San Francisco (Calif.) - Signed "Marielle"; describing her recent arrival in San Francisco; suggesting he must be "very busy" without Ellen Irene Diggs in the office; noting her husband's tour in the Navy; and oping he can get to London for the Pan African Congress; "it really won't be a Congress without you."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Nance, Ethel Ray, 1899-1992
1945 Sept. 17
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New York (N.Y.) - Apologizes for not being able to get in touch. Sends information for Williams' talk.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1931 Mar. 24
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New York (N.Y.) - Delighting in her recent resignation from the NAACP and congratulating her on her post at Texas State; urging her to get in touch with W. R. Banks and his family, and enclosing a letter of introduction thereto; and urging her not to mention the possibility of his lecturing at the institution; "They will be scared to death about the radicals."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1949 Sept. 21
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to "Marielle"; describing plans to visit San Francisco for a week that March and inviting her to visit him at the Palace Hotel "and help me a little if you have the time."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1947 Jan. 23
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to "Marielle"; describing the shaky status of his possible visiting professorship at Houston, and inquiring into her experiences at that institution, as well as in San Francisco.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1950 Mar. 17
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San Francisco (Calif.) - Nance catches Du Bois up on her life; explains she has remarried to her second husband; Signed "Marielle."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Nance, Ethel Ray, 1899-1992
1959 July 24
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New York (N.Y.) - Offering to lecture in northern California on April 7, 20, or 21 and requesting that she find out which date is preferred by Buell Gallagher of the Pacific School of Religion.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1946 Feb. 15
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning inability to attend NAACP conference in Chicago, possible meeting places, and Eugenias' wedding.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 May 18