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1927 Jan. 20

Boyce, Stansbury

Letter from Stansbury Boyce to W E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Explaining how his high opinion of The Crisis has been ruined by the article entitled Death Game, which he describes as unsuitable for his "wife's pure eyes." Cancelling his subscription on account of this "offensive" article.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1912 Nov. 15

Boyce, Stansbury

In unison there is strength

Describing the qualities and abilities of a recently-sprung "third generation" as well as its impact on the social fabric of the nation, and seeking recipients' participation in a project deriving from these revelations. See also mums312-b162-i162.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 June 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Phyllis Wheatley Y.W.C.A.

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Martha A. McAdoo; reflecting fondly on their recent meeting in Washington, and thanking her for the note on the impending retirement of Miss Merritt (see mums312-b188-i130).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Feb. 4

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Stansbury Boyce

New York (N.Y.) - Defending the publication of Death Game in The Crisis as the winner of a prize and work of art. Hoping that Boyce can look past his objections to the story.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Apr. 14

Evening Star Newspaper Co.

Stansbury Boyce dies at residence

Washington (D.C.) - Noting the death of Stansbury Boyce at 91 years of age and briefly summarizing his life.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Dec. 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Stansbury Boyce

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining the delayed reception of Boyce's letter. Thanking him for the letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 May 27

Phyllis Wheatley YWCA

Letter from Phyllis Wheatley Y.W.C.A. to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Martha A. McAdoo, General Secretary; thanking him for featuring news on Stansbury Boyce's death in the "Crisis" and asking that he now print a note on E. F. G. Merritt, the financial chairman about to retire.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Apr. 17

Phyllis Wheatley YWCA

Letter from Phyllis Wheatley Y.W.C.A. to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Martha A. McAdoo, General Secretary; enclosing a clipping on the death of Branch founder Frances Boyce's husband, for reproduction in a future number of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 May 16

Phyllis Wheatley YWCA

Letter from Phyllis Wheatley Y.W.C.A. to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Martha A. McAdoo, General Secretary; per his request (mums312-b188-i128), enclosing, under separate cover, a photo and bio of the late Stansbury Boyce, for feature in the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1912 Nov. 15

Boyce, Stansbury

Letter from Stansbury Boyce to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Thanking him for his "prompt and cordial letter"; offering to advance a sum of $100 towards a certain project, if Du Bois deems it practical; outlining some logistical and other details of same; and hoping to hear from him soon thereon. See mums312-b162-i153 for related fragment.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers