Gallery view

1952 Apr. 7

National Guardian

Letter from National Guardian to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed John T. McManus; hoping the matter of his keynoting the ALP Garden meeting has been settled, and looking forward to his forthcoming piece on the West Indies.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Apr. 23

Hyman, Lillian, 1916-2012

Letter from Lillian Hyman to National Guardian

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Cedric Belfrage; enclosing W. E. B. Du Bois's long-promised article on the West Indies and cautioning that she is "a little shaky on the figures," which perhaps he can discover and correct.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Aug. 22

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

Circular letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Regretting recipients could not attend the August 19 meeting on the salvage of the Guardian's finances and urging them to contribute to the $20,000 needed to guarantee payment of its printing bills through 1952.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Sept. 26

National Guardian

Letter from National Guardian to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed John T. McManus; inviting him to be one of the guests of honor and chairman at the Weekly's 5th anniversary dinner on November 17; naming other speakers to be featured thereat; and pledging to offer an honorarium in exchange for his appearance and contribution.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Apr. 6

National Guardian

Letter from National Guardian to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Cedric Belfrage; thanking him for sending his recent piece; "what you wrote was just what we needed on the editorial end" and hoping "that this means more articles from you to come."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Apr. 11

National Guardian

Letter from National Guardian to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Cedric Belfrage; inquiring "whatever happened" to his previously proposed article on the West Indies; "We are very disappointed not to have received it."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Oct. 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to National Guardian

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to J. Aronson; enclosing the a certain book review, "as short as I could make it" and authorizing him to "make it as much shorter as you wish."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Jan. 29

National Guardian

Letter from National Guardian to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed James Aronson; enclosing, for his "clipping book," a piece received by a reader in Evansville.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Apr. 6

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to National Guardian

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Cedric Belfrage; relaying his return from "a very successful visit" to Chicago, and offering to write an article on the Peace Congress in Paris, which he is planning on attending.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Feb. 20

National Guardian

Letter from National Guardian to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Cedric Belfrage; profoundly apologizing for not answering his note of February 5 (mums312-b140-i371) before he left on tour; and belatedly encouraging him to submit "an occasional report on significant incidents or encounters that you may have during your travels."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers