Gallery view

1940 Apr. 18

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Gregary Hawkins

Atlanta (Ga.) - Explaining that he wants to hold off on looking into purchasing the property next to his, as he could not afford more than five-hundred dollars for it.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Nov. 9

Hawkins, Gregory

Morgan College agreement with Citizens Investment Co.

Baltimore (Md.) - Retyped copy of contract describing the sale of a lot number 72 of Morgan Park, Maryland, the site of the future Du Bois residence.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Apr. 5

Hawkins, Gregory

Letter from Gregory Hawkins to W. E. B. Du Bois

Baltimore (Md.) - Enclosing the bill for his Baltimore home fire insurance.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Mar. 28

Hawkins, Gregory

Letter from Gregory Hawkins to W. E. B. Du Bois

Baltimore (Md.) - Per Du Bois's request (mums312-b106-i102), relaying the OPA ceiling price on his Buick 67 ($550, including radio); describing an offer on it from Sam Rose; and relaying his general advice on the matter; "I wouldn't advise selling above the ceiling price."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 July 1

Hawkins, Gregory

Letter from Gregory Hawkins to W. E. B. Du Bois

Baltimore (Md.) - Suggesting they process the sales transaction with James H. Carter -- "Here in Baltimore, we use a certified check" -- and enclosing receipt from the Maryland Title Guarantee Company.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 May 21

Hawkins, Gregory

Letter from Gregory Hawkins to W. E. B. Du Bois

Baltimore (Md.) - Concerning the tax assessment of Du Bois's home in Baltimore, and mentioning that his cousin is a suitable person to care for Nina Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Jan. 5

Hawkins, Gregory

Letter from Gregory Hawkins to W. E. B. Du Bois

Baltimore (Md.) - Regarding the status of his Baltimore residence mortgage; noting the remaining balance thereon; and describing his visit to the home on New Year's.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 July 22

Hawkins, Gregory

Letter from Gregory Hawkins to W. E. B. Du Bois

Baltimore (Md.) - Enclosing and describing the title insurance policy for plot number 72 of Morgan Park, the site of the Du Bois' new home, and noting fees paid and owed with respect to its formal transfer.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Aug. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Gregory Hawkins

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying his impending visit to Baltimore and requesting that he reserve a room for him at the Hotel York.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Apr. 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Gregory Hawkins

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking him for his attention to the recent assessment on the Du Bois' Baltimore residence and requesting that he get in touch with and instruct Yolande Du Bois on how to proceed thereon; "Please tell her what to do."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers