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1937 Nov. 15

Young Men's Christian Association (Indianapolis, Ind.) . Senate Avenue Branch

Letter from Indianapolis Young Men's Christian Association to Ellen Irene Diggs

Indianapolis (Ind.) - Informing Diggs that the Association would like to have W. E. B. Du Bois speak on "The Renaissance of Asia" in February of 1938.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Jan. 20

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Colored Men's Branch, Young Men's Christian Association, Indianapolis

Atlanta (Ga.) - Sends list of lecture topics and offers to consider suggestions of subjects to speak on at Indianapolis YMCA.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Mar. 9

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to YMCA of Indianapolis

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to F. E. DeFrantz; confirming the terms, date, and hour of his impending speaking engagement at the Branch and relaying the related logistical details.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Dec. 20

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to YMCA of Indianapolis

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to F. E. DeFrantz; regretfully cancelling his speaking engagement at the Branch and hoping "to redeem myself at some future date."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Dec. 16

Young Men's Christian Association (Indianapolis, Ind.) . Senate Avenue Branch

Letter from YMCA of Indianapolis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Indianapolis (Ind.) - Signed F. E. DeFrantz, Executive Secretary; agreeing to host him on March 11, 1945, for a $100 honorarium, and requesting he send the title of his prospective address as soon as possible.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Jan. 6

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Colored Men's Branch, Young Men's Christian Association, Indianapolis

Atlanta (Ga.) - Inquires about scheduling a lecture at YMCA in Indianapolis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Mar. 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to YMCA of Indianapolis

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to F. E. DeFrantz; relaying his safe arrival at Atlanta and thanking him for "the very pleasant welcome" afforded in Indianapolis; and recommending that he get in touch with Prairie View College President W. R. Banks with regard to Du Bois's imminent and involuntary retirement from Atlanta University.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Nov. 23

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to F. E. DeFrantz

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning dates for a visit to Indianapolis. Addressing F. E. DeFrantz, Secretary for the Colored Men's Branch of the Indianapolis YMCA.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Nov. 19

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to the Indianapolis YMCA

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerning a possible lecture in Indianapolis in February of 1935.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Nov. 12

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to F. E. DeFrantz

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning dates for a visit to Indianapolis. Addressing F. E. DeFrantz, Secretary for the Colored Men's Branch of the Indianapolis YMCA.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers