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1926 Nov.

Newsome, Effie Lee, 1885-1979

Letter from Effie Lee Newsome to W. E. B. Du Bois

Birmingham (Ala.) - Newsome writes concerning her poetry for children; sends Du Bois a "Robin's nest snapshot." Enclosure not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1922 Oct.

Newsome, Effie Lee, 1885-1979

The bronze legacy To a brown boy

New York (N.Y.) - A copy of Newsome's poem, as printed in the October 1922 number of the "Crisis," thanking "God, then, I am brown / Brown has mighty things to do."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Aug. 2

Newsome, Effie Lee, 1885-1979

Letter from Effie Lee Newsome to W. E. B. Du Bois

Wilberforce (Ohio) - Inquiring if he sent the check due her (in compensation for her "Crisis" contributions), as neither she nor her husband has been at their Birmingham home.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Feb. 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Effie Lee Newsome

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing a letter for her to answer, as well as an original story on which he seeks her opinion.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Apr. 22

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Effie Lee Newsome

New York (N.Y.) - Commenting on her thoughts on the "Crisis"'s "Little Page" feature (see mums312-b182-i516) and noting his own understanding of the age of its presumed readership.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Mar. 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Effie Lee Newsome

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting a photograph for use in the Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Jan. 5

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Effie Lee Newsome

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois informs Newsome, confidentially, that the Crisis has picked the first prize for the Chenutt Honorarium.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Aug. 30

Newsome, Effie Lee, 1885-1979

Letter from Effie Lee Newsome to W. E. B. Du Bois

Wilberforce (Ohio) - Enclosing an introduction to the "Crisis" "Little Page" to gauge "if it is in any way what you desire" (see mums312-b182-i523).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Sept. 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Effie Lee Newsome

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois returns "Blue Slab," and asks her to rewrite it so he can publish it. Enclosure not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Nov. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Effie Lee Newsome

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois informs Newsome that her Christmas Little Page reached the Crisis, but cannot be published until January.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers