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1925 Sept. 30

Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951

Letter from Mary White Ovington to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning information in a letter from a Miss Reiley from the Wislon Publishing Company.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Sept. 6

Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951

Letter from Mary White Ovington to W. E. B. Du Bois

Seal Harbor (Me.) - Concerning an increase in the Amy Spingarn prize award offered in "The Crisis".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Jan. 12

W. E. B Du Bois Testimonial Dinner Committee

Letter from W. E. B Du Bois Testimonial Dinner Committee to Mary White Ovington

Washington (D.C.) - Explaining that he is serving as the Chairman of the testimonial committee, and asking Ovington to act as an Honorary Chairman.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Apr. 17

Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951

Letter from Mary White Ovington to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a thank you for Du Bois' sympathies on the occasion of the death of Ovington's mother and the new "Crisis" layout.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Jan. 13

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to The Chairman of the NAACP Board of Directors

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the awarding of the 17th Spingarn Medal to Richard Harrison.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1904 June 10

Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951

Letter from Mary White Ovington to W. E. B. Du Bois

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Concerning her interest in investigating conditions in African American neighborhoods in the hope of opening a settlement house in New York . Hoping to meet with Du Bois during the summer.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1916 Dec. 11

Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951

Letter from Mary White Ovington to W. E. B. Du Bois

Ovington sends her sympathy to Du Bois after hearing about his operation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1905 Feb. 22

Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951

Letter from Mary White Ovington to W. E. B. Du Bois

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Concerning the establishment of an African American settlement house with money from Henry Phipps. Contains handwritten response from Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Jan. 13

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mary White Ovington

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning upcoming lectures.

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1931 Nov. 25

Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951

Letter from Mary W. Ovington to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Ovington notes that they must face the fact that the Crisis, as well as the NAACP, are in debt.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers