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1949 Sept. 21

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to President and Mrs. Banks

New York (N.Y.) - Writing to introduce the Banks' to his friend of many years, Ethel Ray Nance, secretary to President Lanier.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Aug. 21

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.) - Thanking her for her "Freedom Ways" compliments; noting that all three installments of the "Black Flame" trilogy are now available for sale; and enclosing a brief statement in advance of the celebration for her husband W. R. that September.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 May 22

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mr. & Mrs. W. R. Banks

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the current state of Nina Du Bois following her cerebral hemorrhage; congratulating them on having had joined "the ranks of the retired"; and relaying Ellen Irene Diggs's best wishes.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Apr. 2

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking them for their kind and encouraging words (mums312-b131-i209) and noting his recent return from a month-long vacation in the West Indies, where he and Shirley "had a lovely rest and renewal of strength."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers