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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning possible entry on Black literature, drama, and music in the new edition of the Britannica.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Encyclopaedia Britannica, inc.
1927 Nov. 25
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New York (N.Y.) - Draft of letter concerning Du Bois' article on African Americans for the new edition of the Britannica and an outline of suggestions for additional topics and authors.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 Dec. 20
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed F. H. Hooper; responding to Du Bois' request for remuneration for his unpublished contribution to the Encyclopaedia, enclosing a check for $83.33, and noting that said payment is made as an exception; "ordinarily we do not pay for articles which the Editor does not pass."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Encyclopaedia Britannica, inc.
1929 June 18
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning an article on Black literature, drama, and music for the new edition of the Britannica.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 Nov. 10
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New York (N.Y.) - Submitting corrections for an article on the "American Negro" for the Encyclopaedia Britannica. Also concerning photographs, mentions correspondence with Worth Hedden. Replying to Walter B. Pitkin, Editorial Department.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1928 June 6
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the names of potential authors for brief articles on African Americans for the new edition of the Britannica.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Encyclopaedia Britannica, inc.
1927 Dec. 12
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning printers' proof of Du Bois' entry on Black literature from the eleventh edition of the Britannica.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Encyclopaedia Britannica, inc.
1926 May 8
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed L. P. Dudley; enclosing galley proof of the article on the "Negro in the United States" and requesting corrections be made promptly if necessary.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Encyclopaedia Britannica, inc.
1929 Feb. 11
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New York (N.Y.) - Conferring on articles for Encyclopedia Britannica. Addressing Montgomery Gregory, Principal, Atlantic City Public Schools.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1928 Jan. 30
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New York (N.Y.) - Thanking Du Bois for his article "American Negro", a contribution to the next edition of the Britannica. Addresses a rule against photographs, mentioning Mrs. Worth Hedden. Signed by Walter B. Pitkin, Editorial Department.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Encyclopaedia Britannica, inc.
1928 June 6