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1956 Jan. 20

Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003

Letter from Herbert Aptheker to W. E. B. Du Bois

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Thanking him for his "very generous and extremely thought-provoking" recent letter and rejoicing in the "well-done" therein doled; commenting on some of the more confusing assertions and "knotty questions" of that letter, regarding "the power of man to better human conditions"; and hoping to discuss the matter(s) further.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Nov. 25

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Masses and Mainstream

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Herbert Aptheker; suggesting that they make "In Battle for Peace" available for purchase at a "very considerable" book exhibit at the Vienna Peace Congress.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Oct. 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Masses and Mainstream

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Herbert Aptheker; relaying a Holland Roberts's request for 10 signed copies of "In Battle for Peace" and discussing how best the order can be fulfilled.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Jan. 19

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Masses and Mainstream

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Herbert Aptheker; describing proposals from Hungary and Italy with respect to his novel and his own "active effort" to see if publication there is possible; and requesting Aptheker return the chapters of it he has so far marked up.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957 June 5

Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003

Letter from Herbert Aptheker to W. E. B. Du Bois

Aptheker congratulates Du Bois on his television debut.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Sept. 15

Masses and Mainstream

Letter from Masses and Mainstream to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Herbert Aptheker; assuring him that copies of "In Battle for Peace" were present at the recent September meetings of the Progressive Party, and should be available at the other events denoted in his last letter (mums312-b137-i215), and calling his attention to Belfrage's review of same in the September 11 "Guardian."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1959 Dec. 8

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to New Century Publishers

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Du Bois sends remarks and corrections on errors he has found in Mansart Builds a School.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 May 2

Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003

Note on Herbert Aptheker

New York (N.Y.) - Noting that Aptheker called at 4:50 p.m. that day to request that a sentence or two about "a man of normal appetite" who "carved out a good and valuable career" be inserted into the body of a certain text.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 May 6

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Masses and Mainstream

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Herbert Aptheker; hoping to see him in the city before he leaves for the Canadian Peace Congress, if he is indeed allowed to attend.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 June 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Masses and Mainstream

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Herbert Aptheker; enclosing a poem "which you may or may not want to use" and noting that the last page "is to be used only in case the sentence of the Rosenbergs is commuted to imprisonment for life."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers