Name

New York Public Library (109)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (95)
Hopper, F. F. (Franklin Ferguson), 1878-1950 (24)
Latimer, Catherine (23)
Rose, Ernestine (18)
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar, 1910-1995 (14)
Schomburg Collection of Negro Literature and History (11)
Andrews, Regina (5)
Schomburg, Arthur Alfonso, 1874-1938 (5)
Beals, Ralph A. (Ralph Albert) (3)
Florence, Virginia Proctor Powell, 1903-1991 (2)
Jones, Eugene Kinckle, 1885-1954 (2)
Lipscomb, Ernestine Anthony (2)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (2)
Peterson, Sadie Marie (2)
Powell, Wilson (2)
Schuyler, George S. (George Samuel), 1895-1977 (2)
Wright, Louis T. (Louis Tompkins), 1891-1952 (2)
Baltimore Afro-American (1)
Blackwell, Jean (1)
Crisis (Firm) (1)
Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977 (1)
Fairclough, Alice (1)
Flushing Peace Society (1)
Hayes, William P. (1)
Hubbard, Grace Keese (1)
Imes, William Lloyd (1)
Isaacs, Stanley M. (Stanley Myer), 1882-1962 (1)
Lattimer, C. A., Mrs. (1)
Lydenberg, Harry Miller, 1874-1960 (1)
Murphy, Carl, 1889-1967 (1)
Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977 (1)

Topic

African Americans and libraries (37)
Discrimination against African Americans (27)
Discrimination in employment (19)
African American librarians (5)
African American women librarians (3)
Presidents (3)
Colonies (2)
Congresses (2)
Colonies (International law) (1)
United Nations (1)

Genre

Correspondence (95)
Memorandums (10)
Excerpts (4)
Notes (2)
Blank forms (1)
Forms (documents) (1)
Letters of introduction (1)
Letters of recommendation (1)
Library cards (1)
Order files (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (109)

Place

New York (N.Y.) (100)
United States (19)
Atlanta (Ga.) (4)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) (4)
Liberia (3)
Jefferson City (Mo.) (1)

 

 

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Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Lawrence Reddick; offering to speak at the Library on February 16 for "the nominal fee" of $25.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1944 Jan. 11
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Mrs. C. A. Lattimer; providing a comprehensive list of "the books which I have published," their dates of publication, and several additional notes.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1930 Jan. 9
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Catherine Latimer; referring her to "a very good life of [Liberia ex-president Edward J.] Roye" in the 1870 African Repository, and recommending she acquire it for the library; also thanking her for the facts furnished in her prior letter (mums312-b060-i151).
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1931 Oct. 19
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New York (N.Y.) - Andrews' unsigned hand-written account of racial discrimination undergone at the New York Public Library; see mums312-b055-i481 for W. E. B. Du Bois's argument on her behalf.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Andrews, Regina
1931
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning inability to attend meeting to discuss the New York Public Library.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Wright, Louis T. (Louis Tompkins), 1891-1952
1932 Jan. 10
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed Catherine A. Latimer; providing biographical information in answer to his query on the life of Liberia ex-president Edward J. Roye (see mums312-b060-i150); describing recent contact and correspondence with the Reverend and Mrs. Imes, a Mr. Hopper, and a Mr. Schomburg; and enclosing a circular of the Harlem Tour of the Reconciliation Group.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

New York Public Library
1931 Oct. 23
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to L. D. Reddick; regretting that bookcase installation has prevented him and Ellen Irene Diggs from recently visiting the Collection, and "under these circumstances" requesting that he "stretch your rules" and then them access to Ibn Battuta's "Travels in Asia and Africa" and John W. Blake's "European Beginnings in West Africa."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1946 Feb. 28
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a meeting to discuss the "library matter" at the New York Public Library.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1932 Jan. 4
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Ernestine Rose; enclosing recent correspondence with Franklin F. Hopper (mums312-b060-i164) and a copy of the memo to which it refers (mums312-b060-i163).
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1931 Dec. 23
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed Franklin F. Hopper; acknowledging receipt of the recently sent interview memorandum (mums312-b063-i292); describing the Library's (semi-resultant) plans to hire new staff in the fall; remarking on the prospects of a certain "fine colored woman" currently employed at Howard University; and seeking Du Bois's recommendation of other qualified candidates.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

New York Public Library
1932 Jan. 21