Gallery view

1927 Mar. 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Lillian Evanti

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking Evanti for the press notes she sent. Asking for a picture of Evanti and of the Bal Nègre.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 June 21

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Lillian Evanti

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking Evanti for a letter. Enclosing an editorial from The Crisis written by Evanti. Appears to be a draft of item mums312-b175-i273.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 June 21

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Lillian Evanti

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking Evanti for a letter. Enclosing an editorial from The Crisis written by Evanti. Presumably sent in item mums312-b175-i624.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 May 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Lillian Evanti

New York (N.Y.) - Promising to write the editorial proposed by Evanti. Reminding her to send pictures. Presumably sent in item mums312-b175-i623.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Dec. 20

Evanti, Lillian, 1890-1967

Letter from Lillian Evanti to Crisis

Washington (D.C.) - Below Calloway's letter seeking payment on her $40 balance, asserting that she had "nothing to do" with the corresponding ad contracts.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Apr. 13

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from Crisis to Louis Clantier

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Lillian Tibbs's agent; calling his attention to the long overdue $40 balance on her account and requesting swift remittance.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 July 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Lillian Evanti

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois thanks Evanti for sending the clipping and congratulates her on her work.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Apr. 26

Evanti, Lillian, 1890-1967

Letter from Lillian Evanti to W. E. B. Du Bois

Milan (Italy) - Asking that Du Bois publish an editorial in The Crisis urging people to support "future race artists." Commenting on the difficulties encountered by artists. Telling Du Bois that she is in Milan. This article forms the basis for the editorial in item mums312-b175-i625.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Feb. 11

Evanti, Lillian, 1890-1967

Letter from Lillian Evanti to W. E. B. Du Bois

Paris (France) - Sending criticism of her recent performance. Reporting on the Bal Nègre and her current activities. Written on Trianon Lyrique letterhead.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Nov. 26

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mrs. E. R. Mathews

New York (N.Y.) - Inviting her, her husband, and daughter, to attend the "Crisis" prize ceremony that Friday evening, as well as a concert by "one of the best of our young colored singers," Lillian Evanti, on Sunday, December 4.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers