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1914 Dec. 18

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Jane Addams

New York (N.Y.) - Hoping that she advises him when next she visits New York.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Sept. 30

Addams, Jane, 1860-1935

Letter from Jane Addams to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Apologizing for the difficulty he's had in trying to reach her (see mums312-b188-i164 through i169) and sending a message of congratulation to him and the "Crisis" staff on their "able achievement."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Aug. 13

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from Crisis to Esther Henshaw

New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledging his letter (on behalf of Jane Addams) to W. E. B. Du Bois (mums312-b188-i165) and pledging to bring it to his attention upon his return to the office "sometime next week."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Aug. 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Esther Henshaw

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting that she forward his earlier letter to Jane Addams (mums312-b188-i164) to her, rather than awaiting her return in the fall (as proposed in i165).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1914 Nov. 30

Addams, Jane, 1860-1935

Letter from Jane Addams to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Noting how "out of touch" she feels with the N.A.A.C.P., on account of having missed so many meetings; and reflecting soberly on Kennaday's recent proposal to abolish the Association's Executive Committee (mums312-b162-i324).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Sept. 10

Henshaw, Esther

Letter from Esther Henshaw to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Acknowledging his letter to Jane Addams (mums312-b188-i168) and pledging to bring it to her attention promptly upon her return later in the month.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Aug. 7

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Jane Addams

New York (N.Y.) - Soliciting from her "a little message to American Negro children," for print in the forthcoming "Crisis" Children's number.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Aug. 10

Henshaw, Esther

Letter from Esther Henshaw to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Acknowledging his letter to Jane Addams (mums312-b188-i164) and asking if she prefers her to forward it along to her vacation home or simply wait for her September return.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Sept. 8

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Jane Addams

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting that she write "a little something, either about the 'Crisis' or about the Negro problem in general," for print in the November number of that magazine.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers