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1929 Feb. 14

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to William Stanley Braithwaite, George E. Haynes, James Weldon Johnson, and Alain LeRoy Locke

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the capitalization of "Negro" by the Encyclopaedia Britannica.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Aug. 21

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to William S. Braithwaite

New York (N.Y.) - Regretting that he does not know who wrote the poem Braithwaite would like to use.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 June 25

Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938

Letter from James Weldon Johnson to W. E. B. Du Bois, Oliver La Farge, Lewis Gannett, and William S. Braithwaite

Nashville (Tenn.) - Concerns candidates for the Du Bois Literary Prize.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 May 31

Gannett, Lewis, 1891-1966

Letter from Lewis Gannett to W. E. B. Du Bois, Oliver La Farge, James Weldon Johnson and William Stanley Braithwaite

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning nominees for the Du Bois Literary Prize. Written on the letterhead of The New York Herald Tribune.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Apr. 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to William S. Braithwaite

New York (N.Y.) - Expresses interest on behalf of The Crisis in hearing Braithwaite's opinion on "what is acceptable material in the portrayal of the Negro." Asks for a reply to a questionnaire by May 15.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Apr. 15

La Farge, Oliver, 1901-1963

Letter from Oliver La Farge to William Stanley Braithwaite

New York (N.Y.) - Copied to W. E. B. Du Bois; concerning the recent announcement in "The Crisis" of the Du Bois Literary Prize, the affiliated "self-perpetuating committee" of five, and its roles, responsibilities, and makeup; and requesting Braithwaite's presence thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Jan. 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Isabel Eaton

Atlanta (Ga.) - Provides address for Stanley Braithwaite.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Feb. 7

Braithwaite, William Stanley, 1878-1962

Letter from William Braithwaite to Rayford W. Logan

Atlanta (Ga.) - Enclosing an unidentified item. Presumably for W. E. B. Du Bois seventieth birthday celebration.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1905 Nov. 25

Reynolds, Helen W.

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

Poughkeepsie (N.Y.) - Regarding the poet William Stanley Braithwaite. Du Bois's note for reply states he knows little of Braithwaite.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Jan. 4

Eaton, Isabel

Letter from Isabel Eaton to W. E. B. Du Bois

Staffordville (Conn.) - Seeks address of Stanley Braithwaite. Offers greetings for a "splendiferous" New Year.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers