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1941 Jan. 20

Davis, Harry E.

Letter from Harry E. Davis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cleveland (Ohio) - Stating that he believes he can convince the Saint James Forum to pay Du Bois his usual fifty dollars for a lecture, and asks to let him to when they can confirm an arrangement.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Jan. 9

Davis, Harry E.

Letter from Harry E. Davis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cleveland (Ohio) - Asking Du Bois if he would be avaialable to address a dinner at the Young Women's Christian Association in Cleveland in February.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Apr. 25

Davis, Harry E.

Letter from Harry E. Davis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cleveland (Ohio) - Expressing disagreement with the proposals outlined in Du Bois's plan for the "radical and thorough-going re-organization" of the NAACP (mums312-b067-i078).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 May 21

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Harry E. Davis

Atlanta (Ga.) - Asking about the best way to get information on the state appropriations, the report on the Committee of the Legislature, and the history of the members of the State Board.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 July 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Harry E. Davis

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning upcoming speaking engagements in Cleveland.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Sept. 13

Davis, Harry E.

Letter from Harry Davis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cleveland (Ohio) - Providing information on the "political situation in Cleveland," as requested in Du Bois' letter of 12 September 1929 (mums312-b048-i095).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Sept. 11

Davis, Harry E.

Letter from Harry E. Davis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cleveland (Ohio) - Asking if Du Bois would be able to give a lecture at the City Club in February.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 July 2

Davis, Harry E.

Letter from Harry E. Davis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cleveland (Ohio) - Confirming receipt of and regretting his July 1 release regarding his resignation from the NAACP -- "I deplore your decision" -- expressing disagreement with the Board's recent resolution regarding membership; dismissing "the segregation discussion" as the primary cause for said difficulties; and theorizing the Association's possible next steps.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Apr. 21

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to J. E. Spingarn, Harry E. Davis, George W. Crawford, Lillian A. Alexander, Arthur B. Spingarn, and Louis T. Wright

Atlanta (Ga.) - Draft of memo marked "personal and confidential" calling for "a radical and thorough-going re-organization" of the NAACP; enclosing a corresponding plan and explanation and seeking recipients' comments thereon. Marked with Du Bois's pencilled corrections. For final version see mums312-b067-i081.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Oct. 8

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to The Association for the Study of Negro Life and History

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning inability to attend upcoming Association Annual Conference due to heavy work at "The Crisis".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers