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Nashville (Tenn.) - Advises Du Bois where he could find a complete copy of his Bismarck speech.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Bontemps, Arna, 1902-1973
1957 Feb. 13
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Nashville (Tenn.) - Thanking Du Bois for the copy of "A Statement on the Denial of Human Rights to Minorities," the petition brought before the United Nations.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Fisk University . Library
1947 Oct. 31
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Nashville (Tenn.) - Signed Neil C. Van Deusen; thanking him for the recently received copy of his 1938 commencement address, reprinted in pamphlet form: "I was not at Fisk last June and therefore did not have the pleasure of hearing you give it."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Fisk University . Library
1939 Apr. 7
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Nashville (Tenn.) - Thanking Du Bois for donating some of his manuscripts of speeches, articles, book reviews, and other "fugitive writings."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Fisk University . Library
1948 Nov. 5
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Nashville (Tenn.) - Mentioning that Charles Waddell Chesnutt's papers have been donated to the library by his daughter, Helen Chesnutt.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Fisk University . Library
1952 Mar. 27
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to George L. Gardiner; per his query (mums312-b153-i131), regretting he hasn't "the slightest idea as to who would be able to give you further information" on the life of Pauline E. Hopkins, and describing his minimal acquaintance with her and her work.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1961 May 12
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Neil C. Van Deusen; requesting that he once again loan the 1902-09 Fisk University catalogs to Atlanta University: "They were sent back before I could use them."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1939 Nov. 9
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Nashville (Tenn.) - Shores seeks to renew the library's subscription to the Crisis; asks Du Bois for autographed copies of his works to be featured in the alumni collection; informs him of the study of "Public Library Service to Negroes."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Shores, Louis, 1904-1981
1930 Jan. 20
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Nashville (Tenn.) - Signed Arna Bontemps, Head Librarian; gladly agreeing to participate in the microfilming of the "Colored American Magazine"; noting other repositories that might wish to collaborate thereon; noting the death of Dr. Walker of Universal Life; and noting that his recent letter (i405) "perks me up as usual."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Fisk University . Library
1961 Mar. 6
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Nashville (Tenn.) - Signed Carl M. White; requesting that he review a recently typed "six-hundred page list of references to pictures of Negro leaders" and indicate those which he regards "as sufficiently well-known to be included in such an index."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Fisk University . Library
1938 Mar. 2