Gallery view

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

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

1961 Apr. 9

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"; declaring themselves "your students" and "with all love and deep sympathy."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1915

Banks, W. R. (Willette Rutherford)

Holiday greeting

Prairie View (Tex.) - Sending holiday greetings.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Sept. 13

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"; thanking them for their letters and congratulating them generally on their contents; noting that Du Bois's work on the Encyclopedia Africana ought to be keeping him very busy; requesting they send 2 copies of "Worlds of Color"; and relaying well wishes from various mutual acquaintances.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Feb. 8

Banks, Glovina Virginia Perry

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

Prairie View (Tex.) - A thank you note from Mr. and Mrs. Banks concerning the gift of "Phylon" and for visiting them.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Dec. 12

Banks, Glovina Virginia Perry

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

Prairie View (Tex.) - Thanking Du Bois for writing Elizabeth Perry Cannon just before she died and for the flowers.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Mar. 9

Banks, Glovina Virginia Perry

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

Prairie View (Tex.) - Simply and overtly restating "the fact that we believe absolutely and unqualifiedly in you!"

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers