Name

Brown, John S., Jr. (102)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (83)
Krigwa Players (11)
Harmon Foundation, inc. (5)
Haynes, George Edmund, 1880-1960 (3)
Sigma Pi Phi (3)
Bannister, Edward Mitchell, 1828-1901 (2)
Brown, Minnie (2)
Dickerson, Earl B., 1891-1986 (2)
Du Bois, Yolande (2)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Board of Directors (2)
New York News (2)
Niagara Movement (Organization) (2)
Amenia Conference (1933) (1)
Beekman, Walter N. (1)
Boutté, Matthew V. (1)
Brown, Nanette (1)
Cobb, James A. (James Adlai), 1876-1958 (1)
Curtis, Helen (1)
Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938 (1)
David, George F. (1)
Davis, Harry E. (1)
Du Bois, Nina (1)
Friends of Dr. W. E. B Du Bois (1)
Gruening, Martha (1)
Hawkins, Mason Albert, 1874-1947 (1)
Johnson, Roland R. (1)
Jordan, J. Leroy (1)
Logan, Rayford Whittingham, 1897-1982 (1)
Marshall, James (1)
Miller, George Frazier (1)
Murphy, Carl, 1889-1967 (1)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (1)
Neilsen, Peter (1)
Neilson, William Allan, 1869-1946 (1)
New Negro Art Theater (New York, N.Y.) (1)
New York (N.Y.) . Board of Education (1)
New York Amsterdam News (1)
New York Public Library . 135th Street Branch (1)
Nutter, T. G. (1)
Ransom, F. B. (1)
Russell, Charles Edward, 1860-1941 (1)
Sigma Pi Phi . Zeta Boulé (1)
Trotman, Minta B. (1)
Waller, Owen M. (1)
Wilson, J. Finley, 1881-1952 (1)

Topic

Finance (12)
Trials, litigations, etc. (4)
African Americans (3)
African American authors (2)
American poetry (2)
Anniversaries, etc. (2)
Competitions (2)
Drama (2)
Family (2)
Julius Rosenwald Fund (2)
Marriage (2)
Poetry (2)
Research (2)
Trials, litigation, etc. (2)
African American theater (1)
African Americans in motion pictures (1)
Death and burial (1)
Employment (1)

Genre

Correspondence (95)
Articles (3)
Drafts (documents) (2)
Memorandums (2)
Poetry (2)
Telegrams (2)
Birthday cards (1)
Notes (1)
Receipts (financial records) (1)
Résumés (personnel records) (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (102)

Place

New York (N.Y.) (67)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) (9)
Atlanta (Ga.) (5)
New York, (N.Y.) (4)
Baltimore (Md.) (3)
Washington (D.C.) (3)
Chicago (Ill.) (2)
Charleston (W.Va.) (1)
Cleveland (Ohio) (1)
Indianapolis (Ind.) (1)
Long Branch (N.J.) (1)
Northampton (Mass.) (1)

 

 

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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning invitation to sit at the Du Bois' table at Yolande's wedding.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1928 Apr. 2
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New York (N.Y.) - Urging the board to correct the situation driving W. E. B. Du Bois out of the NAACP; describing the severance of his work "as a great calamity to the organizations and to the people they are designed to protect, defend, and advance."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

1934 Jan. 5
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Mentioning copies of a petition and signatures received.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Brown, John S., Jr.
1952
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New York (N.Y.) - Describing his and Shirley's recent travels and activities; enclosing some literature to be of interest to him; thanking him very much "for what you did and tried to do" in his defense; and pledging to promptly pay outstanding expenses deriving therefrom.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1951 July 10
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Brown acting as a treasurer for the Krigwa Players.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Brown, John S., Jr.
1926 June 26
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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)

Hawkins, Mason Albert, 1874-1947
1934 June 28
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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)

Ransom, F. B.
1934 Jan. 17
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Long Branch (N.J.) - Record of payment of $165 paid by John S. Brown between July and August 1934.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Brown, John S., Jr.
1934 Aug. 16
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New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing a letter addressed to the NAACP Board and describing its origins; relaying a reply already received from Richetta Randolph; proposing to host a series of meetings urging Walter White's immediate departure; and scheming, unfeasibly, "I would make an effort to spread this movement to other cities till it encompassed as much of the country as possible."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Brown, John S., Jr.
1934 June 28
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New York (N.Y.) - Commenting on financial contributions by members of the Sigma Pi Phi Zeta Boule and funding scholarship. Handwritten; annotation of "Mrs. Walker".
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Brown, John S., Jr.
1923 Feb. 17