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1932 Dec. 15

Beasley, Delilah L. (Delilah Leontium), 1871-1934

Letter from Delilah L. Beasley to W. E. B. DU Bois

Oakland (Calif.) - Concerning the lateness of an article she promised to write for the Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Delilah L. Beasley

New York (N.Y.) - Thanks Beasley for a membership, presumably that of John W. Calkins in item mums312-b166-i242.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Oct.

Beasley, Delilah L. (Delilah Leontium), 1871-1934

Letter from Delilah L. Beasley to W. E. B. Du Bois

Oakland (Calif.) - Tells Du Bois that she is enclosing a "membership from a white person of distinction," to the N. A. A. C. P. which appears to read John W. Calkins. Asks for a membership receipt. Hopes for a strengthening of the N. A. A. C. P. and wishes Du Bois well.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Jan. 7

Beasley, Delilah L. (Delilah Leontium), 1871-1934

Letter from Delilah L. Beasley to W. E. B. Du Bois

Oakland (Calif.) - Discussing some recent disappointing actions of the local NAACP. Describing prejudice encountered by local "colored nurse students in the county hospital." Giving details about her efforts to oppose segregation. Typed on Oakland Tribute letterhead.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Mar. 22

Letter from unidentified correspondent to Delilah L. Beasley

New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledges receiving Beasley's letter. Telling Beasley that W. E. B. Du Bois is currently away. Signed "Secretary to Dr. Du Bois."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Feb. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Delilah L. Beasley

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking Beasley for sending information which he will mention in The Crisis. Sent to Beasley at the Oakland Tribune.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Apr. 18

Beasley, Delilah L. (Delilah Leontium), 1871-1934

Letter from Delilah L. Beasley to W. E. B. DU Bois

Los Angeles (Calif.) - Sending a check for the Crisis' Emergency Aid Fund; renews her subscription to the Crisis and membership to the NAACP; notes her donation to the Scottsbororugh cases.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Oct. 22

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to D. L. Beasley

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking him for sending in Colonel Barrons's subscription to the "Crisis" and membership to the N.A.A.C.P. and noting he (Beasley) will soon be receiving some membership renewal forms.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Mar. 30

Beasley, Delilah L. (Delilah Leontium), 1871-1934

Letter from Delilah L. Beasley to W. E. B. Du Bois and Herbert J. Seligmann

Oakland (Calif.) - Asking that Du Bois seek more information about the Alameda County League of Colored Women Voters. Describing her ill health that has resulted from her efforts to "defend the race."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Mar. 26

Beasley, Delilah L. (Delilah Leontium), 1871-1934

Letter from Delilah L. Beasley to W. E. B. Du Bois and Herbert J. Seligmann

Oakland (Calif.) - Discussing the League of Women Voters' negative reaction to an article in The Crisis. Suggesting a way for Du Bois to get more information to substantiate his article. Asking that he not use her name in connection with this issue.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers