Gallery view

1930 Jan. 25

Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939

Letter from Benjamin Brawley to W. E. B. Du Bois

Raleigh (N.C.) - Concerning Du Bois' editorial, "That Capital 'N'." Enclosure not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 July 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Benjamin Brawley

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing essays from the Crisis' essay contest; asks Brawley to choose his top 3. Enclosures not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Nov. 27

Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939

Letter from Benjamin Brawley to Irene C. Malvan

Raleigh (N.C.) - Concerning the new book, "Doctor Dillard of the Jeanes Fund" and advertisement rates.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 July 7

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Benjamin Brawley

New York (N.Y.) - Asking if the business manager and matron at Shaw University are "colored or white."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Jan. 30

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Benjamin Brawley

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois explains that he turned down Brawley's experience with the Dictionary of American Biography, because he was having his own trouble with the Encyclopedia Britannica.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Apr. 21

Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939

Letter from Benjamin Brawley to W. E. B. Du Bois

Raleigh (N.C.) - Says that he is enclosing his answers to a questionnaire. Location of enclosure unknown.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1922 May 29

Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939

Letter from Benjamin Brawley to W. E. B. Du Bois

Brockton (Mass.) - Supports Du Bois's idea to create an Institute of Negro Literature and Art. Asks about a time to meet this summer.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Dec. 22

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from The Crisis to Benjamin G. Brawley

New York (N.Y.) - Asks for information about a book entitled New Era Declamations supposedly edited by Brawley. Brawley wrote a handwritten response at the bottom of the page with publication information for the book.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 July 9

Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939

Letter from Benjamin Brawley to W. E. B. Du Bois

Raleigh (N.C.) - Informing Du Bois that everyone except one person discussed in a criticism of Shaw University are white. Written on The Home Mission College Review stationery.

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 Benjamin Brawley

New York (N.Y.) - Asks Brawley to respond to a questionnaire on the subject of "acceptable material in the portrayal of the Negro." Sets May 15 as the deadline for a response.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers