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1934 July 29

Banks, Glovina Virginia Perry

Letter from Virginia Banks to W. E. B. Du Bois

Prairie View (Tex.) - Reporting she is "still here and reasonably happy"; briefly describing recent doings; enclosing clippings he might find interesting; and hoping to see him this winter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Oct. 24

Banks, Glovina Virginia Perry

Aerogramme from Glovina Virginia Perry Banks to Shirley and W. E. B. Du Bois

Prairie View (Tex.) - Describing a recent "fine day" at Texas State University in Houston and thanking him again for signing various copies of his "Black Flame" trilogy books.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956 Sept. 26

Banks, Glovina Virginia Perry

Letter from Glovina Virginia and W. R. Banks to W. E. B. Du Bois

Prairie View (Tex.) - Inquiring into how he stands with the Nasbrits; noting upcoming events at Prairie View State College; and noting difficulties finding work in the south if one's sexual liking "is in the wrong direction," but pledging to help a certain someone, if Du Bois can "answer the one most important question for us."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Dec. 31

Banks, Glovina Virginia Perry

Letter from G. V. Banks to W. E. B. Du Bois

Prairie View (Tex.) - Signed "Krazy Kat"; thanking him for his recent letter; describing their December 17 move into a new home; relaying regards from W. R.; and hoping to be in touch again soon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957 Dec. 23

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Glovina Virginia Perry Banks

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois announces the birth of his great-grandson, born on Christmas.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Sept. 22

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Glovina Virginia Banks

New York (N.Y.) - Responding to a previous letter; mentioning that she can order more copies of his book through Herbert Aptheker of "Masses and Mainstream."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Sept. 24

Banks, Glovina Virginia Perry

Letter from W. R. and Glovina Virginia Perry Banks to Shirley and W. E. B. Du Bois

Prairie View (Tex.) - Addressed to "Dear Ones"; sending them "choicest blessings" and wishing them well on their way to Ghana; describing W. R.'s recent tribute at the College; and thanking Du Bois once again for the message of greeting he furnished thereto (mums312-b153-i385).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1959 Nov. 28

Banks, Glovina Virginia Perry

Letter from Glovina Virginia Perry Banks to W. E. B. Du Bois

Prairie View (Tex.) - Banks invites Du Bois and his wife to her home in Texas.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 June 6

Banks, Glovina Virginia Perry

Letter from Virginia Glovina Perry Banks to W. E. B. Du Bois

Prairie View (Tex.) - Hoping he and Shirley can soon visit and noting that she'll be going tomorrow to another Texas Southern University board meeting.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1943 Dec. 21

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Glovina V. Banks

Atlanta (Ga.) - Regretting that he won't see her in Baltimore that Christmas, and providing his Morgan Park address there.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers