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1933 Jan. 17

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerns enclosed correspondence regarding aiding Miss Boardman in her research.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Oct. 3

Boardman, Helen

Letter from Helen Boardman to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Responding to a previous letter; thanking him for his explanation, and mentioning her experiences with the National Association of the Advancement of Colored People, that she also has issues with Walter White, and that when Du Bois resigned she had mentioned to Mary Ovington that the organization would suffer and was promptly fired soon after. Also mentioning that she has a hard time believi... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Mar. 15

Boardman, Helen

Letter from Helen M. Boardman to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing copies of her recent correspondence with the Red Cross and commenting briefly thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 May 24

Boardman, Helen

Letter from Helen Boardman to the Crisis

Commenting on the apology of the NAACP to the Crawford defense attorney in reference to the editorial in the May Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Mar. 23

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Letter from Hugh H. Smythe to Helen Boardman

New York (N.Y.) - Noting that her letter to W. E. B. Du Bois enclosed in her last letter (mums312-b117-i196) has been duly airmailed to him in California.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Mar. 21

Boardman, Helen

Letter from Helen Boardman to Walter White

Los Angeles (Calif.) - Explaining that she recently wrote to W. E. B. Du Bois asking him to consider hiring her as a research assistant, providing her qualifications, and mentioning that she believes that the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People should create a history textbook.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Sept. 6

Boardman, Helen

The Teaching of American History as it Affects the Negro (A Text-book Survey)

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the purposes, plan, and procedures of the study of racial bias in textbooks and "the relation of history teaching to race prejudice."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Mar. 10

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Letter from Hugh H. Smythe to Helen Boardman

New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledging her March 9 letter and postcard to W. E. B. Du Bois (mums312-b117-i192, i193) and pledging to forward them duly to him in California.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 May 1

Boardman, Helen

Letter from Helen Boardman to W. E. B. Du Bois

Ojai (Calif.) - Sharing her idea that perhaps she could stay in his apartment while he is away for the summer, and perhaps find work at Atlanta University.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1943 Mar. 12

Boardman, Helen

Letter from Helen Boardman to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Renewing her subscription to "Phylon"; complaining of her uncredited work published in 1928 issues of "The Crisis" -- "I have no proof at all that I wrote them" -- and seeking his advice on the matter.

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