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1940 Jan. 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Marvel Cooke

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Marvel Cooke; apologizing for so belatedly replying to her letter of December 11, 1940 and thanking her for the remembrance.

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1938 Mar. 4

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Dan Burley

Atlanta (Ga.) - Du Bois grants permission for the NY Amsterdam News to publish "A pageant in seven decades," adding "providing you will take special pains with the proof reading. In fact I should very much like to see the proof of each installment before it is printed."

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1935 Nov. 22

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Harper's Monthly

Regarding the labor strike at the New York Amsterdam News and suggesting Harper's should produce an article on the dilemma of African Americans in labor unions.

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1936 Jan. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to New York Amsterdam News

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to P. M. Savory; thanking him for his letter of January 12 (mums312-b079-i287), but declining its kind invitation, in light of an exclusive column he has negotiated with the "Pittsburgh Courier."

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1931 Aug. 14

Kelley, William

Letter from William Kelley to Daisy Wilson

New York (N.Y.) - Kelley returns the pamphlet on Dr. Hubert's speech at Teacher's College. Enclosure not with letter.

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1939 Oct. 7

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to New York Amsterdam News

Atlanta (Ga.) - Enclosing the first article for his weekly column.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Apr. 4

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to New York Amsterdam News

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Earl Brown; bidding he pay more attention to Du Bois's column, which he is "ruining... by bad printing and careless proofreading."

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1938 Mar. 18

Burley, Dan, 1907-1962

Letter from Dan Burley to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Burley sends a proof of Du Bois's autobiography for him to review, to be published in the NY Amsterdam News.

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1939 Nov. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to New York Amsterdam News

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to C. B. Powell; insisting he facilitate the return of the cut long-ago enclosed to Managing Editor Earl Brown and assuming he agrees that New York law qualifies him "for security insurance... on account of my age."

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1940 Nov. 1

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to New York Amsterdam News

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed Julius J. Adams; requesting that he refrain from setting Du Bois's articles in six or eight point type and reminding him, "It is a waste of your time and money to make my matter unreadable."

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