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1925 May 27

Sims-Puryear, Pauline

Letter from Pauline Sims-Puryear to W. E. B. Du Bois

Petersburg (Va.) - Forwarding Du Bois the "Ivy Leaf" the National Journal of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, under separate cover; asking Du Bois to reference this in the Crisis; makes note of sorority alumnae; congratulated Du Bois for his work in the Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Nov. 5

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Alice Nelson Williams

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois informs Mrs. William's that the Crisis does not have room to make note of the sorority meeting.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 July 2

Sims-Puryear, Pauline

Letter from Pauline Sims-Puryear to Kathleen Foss

Thanking Foss for informing her that Du Bois is out of town; asks Foss to alert Du Bois of her letter, and seeks to clarify that it is personal and not to be published.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Mar. 3

Sims-Puryear, Pauline

Letter from Pauline Sims-Puryear to W. E. B. Du Bois

Asking for permission to use Du Bois' statement in regards to her sorority.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Jan. 8

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Martha E. Horner

New York (N.Y.) - Asking for a photograph "with interesting faces" and news about the sorority that "is not merely a catalogue of dances."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Oct. 5

Williams, Alice Nelson

Letter from Alice Nelson Williams to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Asking Du Bois if the Crisis will advertise for an upcoming sorority event.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Jan. 5

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

Letter from Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority to W. E. B. Du Bois

Petersburg (Va.) - Signed Pauline Sims-Puryear; hoping the Sorority can be featured in a forthcoming issue of the "Crisis" and pledging to send in its reports on time; signing up for a one-year subscription thereto; and looking forward to being in touch later on.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 June 2

Letter from unidentified correspondent to Pauline Sims-Puryear

New York (N.Y.) - Informing Sims-Puryear that Du Bois is out of the office. Most likely written by Du Bois' secretary.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Jan. 8

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

Letter from Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Portia Wiley Nickens; complaining of the Sorority's routinely being "cheated" out of having their photo appear in the "Crisis" and hoping he can save space for them this year.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Nov. 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Evelyn Lightner; regretting that the clipping on the Sorority she recently send (see mums312-b171-i390) arrived too late for feature in the Christmas "Crisis" and suggesting she send "interesting new" and a group photo for possible publication in the January issue.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers