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1923 May 9

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Lucy D. Slowe

Informing Miss Slowe of Howard Univeristy that her letter concerning Mr. Bruce has been turned over to the Committee.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Mar. 5

New York World-Telegram

Save Howard University

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning cuts to the budget of Howard University.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1942 Feb. 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Howard University

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to James V. Herring; regretfully declining his invitation of February 3 (mums312-b098-i095).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Jan. 18

Smith, Emory B.

Letter from Emory B. Smith to the Crisis

Washington (D.C.) - Concerning the lack of Howard University News in the Crisis.

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1925 July 22

Miller, Kelly, 1863-1939

Letter from Kelly Miller to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Regarding a comment in the Crisis and his inability to enter public discussion about internal struggles at Howard University.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Feb. 14

Scott, Emmett J. (Emmett Jay), 1873-1957

Letter from Emmet J. Scott to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Regarding fund raising to put a replica of the Milholland bust in Howard University.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Dec. 10

Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt), 1890-1976

Letter from Mordecai W. Johnson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - In response to Du Bois' letter (mums312-b173-i080), Johnson recommends numerous individuals for membership on the Board of Directors of the N. A. A. C. P.; notes that Nannie Burroughs "is a very powerful woman in the denomination;" references the amount of work he has to accomplish at Howard University.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Dec. 9

Harris, Abram Lincoln, 1899-1963

Letter from Abram L. Harris to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Harris recounts the "Human Relations Parley" at Northwestern University and suggests that the Crisis carry a report of the conference. Enclosure not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Apr. 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Howard University

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to E. Franklin Frazier; agreeing to postpone his lecture till the fall but warning that "our colleges will not get their work started until November," as few presidents will condone faculty absences in the month of October.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Apr. 29

Johnston, V. D.

Letter from V. D. Johnston to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Johnston sends Du Bois information on his new job and provides a short account of his life.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers