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1951 Nov. 28

Brown, John S., Jr.

Letter from John S. Brown to W. E. B. Du Bois

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Bidding him hearty congratulations on his recent acquittal and willing that "every good wish you have come true."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Jan. 9

Murphy, Carl, 1889-1967

Letter from Carl Murphy to John S. Brown, Jr.

Baltimore (Md.) - Written response to Brown's previous letter concerning W. E. B. Du Bois and his possible abdication from the NAACP or "The Crisis" (mums312-b069-178); regretting he must miss the upcoming NAACP meeting; expressing his confidence "in the members of the board that they recognize the worth of Dr. Du Bois; and acknowledging that "evidently you have some advanced information... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Jan. 11

Neilson, William Allan, 1869-1946

Letter from W. A. Neilson to John S. Brown, Jr.

Northampton (Mass.) - Written response to Brown's correspondence concerning W. E. B. Du Bois and his possible abdication from the NAACP or "The Crisis" (mums312-b069-178); alleging that "the Board was anxious to retain as much of Dr. Du Bois's services as the income made possible"; admitting that he is not the first to hear of Association news, but assuring "what I have seen gives me strong ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 July 31

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to John S. Brown

New York (N.Y.) - Concerns forthcoming Sigma Pi Phi Grand Boulé meeting in Pittsburgh, an offer to bring down travel costs.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Apr. 25

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to John S. Brown

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting that the statement by the Friends of W. E. B. Du Bois (described in mums312-b131-i311) also be sent to Roscoe Dunjee, editor of the "Black Dispatch."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Jan. 8

Russell, Charles Edward, 1860-1941

Letter from Charles Edward Russell to John S. Brown, Jr.

Washington (D.C.) - Written response to Brown's previous letter concerning W. E. B. Du Bois and his possible abdication from the NAACP or "The Crisis" (mums312-b069-178); pledging to oppose any efforts to drive Du Bois out of either enterprise, and denying prior knowledge of like endeavors -- "so far as I know, Dr. Du Bois enjoys the respect and good will of every member of the Board. Cer... more

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1934 Jan. 17

Ransom, F. B.

Letter from F. B. Ransom to John S. Brown, Jr.

Indianapolis (Ind.) - Written response to Brown's correspondence concerning W. E. B. Du Bois and his possible abdication from the NAACP or "The Crisis" (mums312-b069-178); hoping that its assertions are erroneous and assuring him "I am in full accord with your Committee."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Nov. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to John S. Brown

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning money owed from the Krigwa Players

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 June 28

Hawkins, Mason Albert, 1874-1947

Letter from Mason A. Hawkins to John S. Brown, Jr.

Baltimore (Md.) - Written response to Brown's correspondence concerning W. E. B. Du Bois and his possible abdication from the NAACP or "The Crisis" (mums312-b069-195); noting that he has written the Board in accordance with said letter's sentiment (enclosing a copy thereof) and assuring that "other persons whom I have talked with about the matter have promised to write also."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 May 2

Wilson, J. Finley, 1881-1952

Letter from J. Finley Wilson to John S. Brown

Washington (D.C.) - Thanking him for his prospective collaboration on W. E. B. Du Bois's defense committee and looking forward to looking over his statement and sharing with him his own.

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