Gallery view

1931 Nov. 23

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to New York Public Library

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Catherine Latimer; cover sheet to mums312-b060-i159, a memorandum to the Library's Franklin Hopper, which is "to be signed by Mr. Imes, myself, and three or four colored people of prominence in Harlem."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 July 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to New York Public Library

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Catherine Latimer; inquiring where in New York he might find "the best file of papers and magazines of West Africa edited by Negroes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Jan. 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to New York Public Library

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to L. D. Reddick; regretting that it has become "physically impossible" to arrange the Pan African Congress exhibit prior to his January 20 speaking engagement.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1922 Oct. 4

New York Public Library

Letter from New York Public Library to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a statement written to accompany a donation of materials to the library.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Mar. 13

Latimer, Catherine

Letter from Catherine A. Latimer to W. E. B. Du Bois

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Concerning a letter from Franklin Hopper regarding Latimer's position in the Schomburg Collection of the New york Public Library.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Nov. 20

New York Public Library

Letter from New York Public Library to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed A. A. Schomburg, Librarian, Curator; describing a marble sculpture by Pietro Calvi of Milan, Italy, that the Library plans to purchase; making the case for the acquisition of said piece; and seeking Du Bois's financial contribution thereto.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Jan. 4

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to E. K. Jones

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a meeting to discuss the "library matter" at the New York Public Library.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Jan. 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to New York Public Library

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Ralph Beals, Director; lamenting the resignation of Schomburg Collection curator L. D. Reddick; outlining Catherine Latimer's efforts towards establishing a research collection on the Negro" and narrating the scope and trajectory of Reddick's curatorship thereof; describing the latter's reasons for resigning; and urging the City to "come to the rescue of this unique an... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Jan. 4

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to William L. Imes

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a meeting to discuss "the library matter" at the New York Public Library.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Sept. 25

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Virginia Powell Florence

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Florence's experiences as a Black woman working at the New York Public Library.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers