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1951 June

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967

A Ballad of Negro history

Mentioning in a note at the top of the first page that W. E. B. Du Bois is in one of his poems again and providing the text of the poem, which discusses the history of the "Negro" race.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Aug. 30

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967

Telegram from Langston Hughes to Shirley Graham Du Bois

Paris (France) - Expressing condolences upon the death of W. E. B. Du Bois, to her and to "the whole world in its loss."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Feb. 23

Arnold, Frank R.

Letter from Frank R. Arnold to Editor of the Crisis

Logan (Utah) - Requesting information on a poem by Langston Hughes and Jean Toomer's "Cane" from the Editor of the Crisis magazine. Signed by Frank R. Arnold, Utah Agricultural College, Department of Modern Languages.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Jan. 27

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967

Letter from Langston Hughes to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Supporting his proposal for a Colonial Conference and regretting he cannot refer him to any interested parties; describing his impending lecture tour through the south and hoping to cross paths with him at some point.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Nov. 19

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mary Louise Johnson

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning information on Langston Hughes.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Jan.

Crisis (Firm)

Langston Hughes mail

New York (N.Y.) - Instructing "Crisis" staff where to send mail to Langston Hughes, so as to reach him at the various locations of his tour through Southern universities.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Aug. 31

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967

Mistletoe

New York (N.Y.) - Draft of Hughes's article on Du Bois, to print in the October 5th edition of the "New York Post."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Aug. 4

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Langston Hughes

New York (N.Y.) - In response to Hughes' letter (mums312-b179-174), Du Bois agrees to publish his reply to Davis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Nov. 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Langston Hughes

New York (N.Y.) - Lamenting how long it's been since the "Crisis" last published something of his and inviting him to submit soon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 May 1

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967

Letter from Langston Hughes to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining that he received Du Bois's letter and is sending an article titled, "Blues," to be published in "Phylon."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers