Name

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 (68)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (52)
Crisis (Firm) (16)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (3)
Afro-American Committee for Gifts of Art and Literature to Ghana (2)
Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. (2)
Arnold, Frank R. (2)
Beekman, Walter N. (2)
Conference of Presidents of Negro Land Grant Colleges (2)
Crawford, Alice (2)
Dodd, Mead & Company (2)
Hughes, James N. (2)
Johnson, Mary Louise (2)
Logan, Rayford Whittingham, 1897-1982 (2)
Toomer, Jean, 1894-1967 (2)
Walls, William Jacob, 1885-1975 (2)
Banks, W. R. (Willette Rutherford) (1)
Chivers, W. R. (1)
Derry, J. Ronald (1)
Dodd, Edward, 1905-1988 (1)
Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977 (1)
Duffield, Eliza A. (1)
Hampton Institute (1)
Henney, Robert (1)
Hyman, Lillian, 1916-2012 (1)
Malvan, Irene C. (1)
McPartland, Mary (1)
Pan African Congress (1)
Prairie View State Normal and Industrial College (Prairie View, Tex.) (1)
Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977 (1)
Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett), 1878-1971 (1)
Walton, Eda Lou, 1894-1961 (1)
Wilkey, Cornelius E. (1)
Wilson, J. Finley, 1881-1952 (1)

Topic

Anniversaries, etc. (4)
Death and burial (3)
African American authors (2)
African American poets (1)
African Americans (1)
Biography (1)
Colonies (1)
Congresses (1)
Poetry (1)
Political and social views (1)
Publishing (1)
Spirituals (Songs) (1)

Genre

Correspondence (56)
Articles (4)
Telegrams (4)
Notes (3)
Clippings (information artifacts) (2)
Envelopes (2)
Invitations (2)
Poems (2)
Announcements (1)
Drafts (documents) (1)
Essays (1)
Lists (document genres) (1)
Postcards (1)
Reports (1)
Schedules (time plans) (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (68)

Place

New York (N.Y.) (35)
Chicago (Ill.) (5)
Atlanta (Ga.) (4)
Lincoln University (Pa.) (4)
Cleveland (Ohio) (3)
New York (N.Y) (2)
Baltimore (Md.) (1)
Cap-Haïtien (Haiti) (1)
Harrisburg (Pa.) (1)
Logan (Utah) (1)
Los Angeles (Calif.) (1)
Mexico City (Mexico) (1)
Monterey (Calif.) (1)
Moscow (Russia) (1)
Paris (France) (1)
Philadelphia (Pa.) (1)
San Francisco (Calif.) (1)
United States (1)

 

 

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New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois asks Hughes for a collection of drawings and poems.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1930 Jan. 13
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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)

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967
1951 June
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Cleveland (Ohio) - Hughes apologizes for the late translation of "Urrutia" and explains that he has been "terribly busy with a play" that he has written and may produce in Cleveland.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967
1931 Jan. 30
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Cleveland (Ohio) - Hughes agrees to translate "Urrutia" for Du Bois; inquires if Du Bois would be interested in publishing "a page of children's poetry by colored youngsters of Cleveland;" notes that "the libraries and settlement houses here seem to be doing excellent work in encouraging the creative abilities of their young people."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967
1931 Jan. 10
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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)

Arnold, Frank R.
1927 Feb. 23
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Moscow (Russia) - Concerning the forwarding of Hughes mail received at the offices of "The Crisis" and Hughes plans for leaving Russia.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967
1933 May 17
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Chicago (Ill.) - From Langston Hughes weekly syndicated column. Listing various "great names in Negro history" including Crispus Attucks, Phillis Whatley, Paul Cuffee, Richard Allen, Booker T. Washington and W. E. B. Du Bois. Includes a short hand written greeting from Hughes
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967
1958 Feb. 15
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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)

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967
1963 Aug. 30
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Logan at Atlanta University; likely to have enclosed mums312-b085-i415, lamenting Hughes's absence at W. E. B. Du Bois's 70th birthday celebration.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967
1938 Feb. 11
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New York (N.Y.) - Regretting he cannot attend W. E. B. Du Bois's 70th birthday celebration, but pledging to "send greetings." Handwritten over cut fragment of Logan's invitation, and mail presumably in mums312-b085-i590.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967
1938 Feb. 11