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Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938 (399)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (293)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (154)
Crisis (Firm) (51)
Du Bois Literary Prize (18)
Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951 (17)
White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955 (15)
La Farge, Oliver, 1901-1963 (12)
Pickens, William, 1881-1954 (10)
Braithwaite, William Stanley, 1878-1962 (9)
Vann, Robert L., 1879-1940 (9)
Gannett, Lewis, 1891-1966 (8)
Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. (7)
Sigma Pi Phi (6)
Logan, Rayford Whittingham, 1897-1982 (5)
Pan African Congress (5)
Spingarn, Joel Elias, 1875-1939 (5)
Johnson, Marie Antoinette Burgette, 1892-1965 (4)
Russell, Charles Edward, 1860-1941 (4)
Amenia Conference (1933) (3)
American Fund for Public Service (3)
Civic Club (New York N.Y.) (3)
Du Bois, Nina (3)
Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt), 1890-1976 (3)
Manning, Joseph C. (Joseph Columbus), b. 1870 (3)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Committee on Textbooks (3)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . District of Columbia Branch (3)
Roux, Auguste (3)
Storey, Moorfield, 1845-1929 (3)
Wright, John R. (3)
Wright, Ralph C. (3)
Adelman, Lynn S., 1939- (2)
Aldridge, Ira Frederick, d. 1867 (2)
Amoah, Nana, Chief (2)
Artis, Lionel F. (2)
Atlanta University (2)
Bagnall, Robert W. (2)
Bowles, Luanna J. (2)
Dill, Augustus Granville (2)
Encyclopaedia Britannica, inc. (2)
Enoch, Kurt, 1894-1982 (2)
Fisk University (2)
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Gillam, W. A. (2)
Gilpin Community Players (2)
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 (2)
Hagan, Helen E. (2)
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Hansberry, William Leo (2)
Haynes, George Edmund, 1880-1960 (2)
Indianapolis Young Men's Christian Association . Colored Men's Branch (2)
Ira Aldridge Memorial Association (2)
Johnson, Benjamin Tanner (2)
Locke, Alain LeRoy, 1886-1954 (2)
Mack, Hattie L. (2)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Boston branch (2)
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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Spingarn Medal Award Committee (2)
Neilson, William Allan, 1869-1946 (2)
New American Library (2)
New York Evening Post (2)
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Randolph, Richetta G. (2)
Seinfel, Ruth (2)
Smith, Lillian B. (2)
Smuts, Jan Christiaan, 1870-1950 (2)
Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett), 1878-1971 (2)
Sweet, Ossian, 1895-1960 (2)
Thomas, Neval (2)
United Exposition Associates (2)
Westchester Scholarship Foundation (2)
Wilson, Butler R. (2)
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Alexander, Will Winton, 1884-1956 (1)
American Brake Shoe and Foundry Company (1)
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American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (1)
Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981 (1)
Barry, J. Neilson (John Neilson), 1870-1961 (1)
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Binga State Bank (1)
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Bond, Horace Mann, 1904-1972 (1)
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Brookwood Labor College (Katonah, N.Y.) (1)
Bumstead, Horace, 1841-1919 (1)
Burroughs, Nannie Helen, 1879- (1)
Chesnutt, Charles W. (Charles Waddell), 1858-1932 (1)
Commission on Interracial Cooperation (1)
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Covington, Thomas (1)
Cromwell, Otelia, 1874-1972 (1)
Davidson, Eve (1)
Davis, Anna N. (1)
De la Rue, Sidney (1)
Du Bois, Rachel Davis (1)
Dunbar, Paul Laurence, 1872-1906 (1)
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Farrell, Jane (1)
Fauset, Jessie Redmon (1)
Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America (1)
Fisher, William R. (1)
Frazier, Edward Franklin, 1894-1962 (1)
Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 (1)
General Finance & Mortgage Company (1)
Goldman, Marcus I. (Marcus Isaac), b. 1881 (1)
Hall, Fred S. (Fred Smith), 1870-1946 (1)
Hapgood, Emilie (1)
Harcourt Brace & Company (1)
Harris, Abram Lincoln, 1899-1963 (1)
Hayes, Roland, 1887-1977 (1)
Herter, Christian Archibald, 1895-1966 (1)
Hickman, T. Lloyd (1)
Hofstead, John A. (1)
Holsey, Albon L., b. 1883 (1)
Hope, John, 1868-1936 (1)
Howard, C. (1)
Hudson, H. Claude (1)
Independent (Boston, Mass.) (1)
International Labour Office (1)
Johnson, Charles Spurgeon, 1893-1956 (1)
Johnson, Elizabeth (1)
Johnson, Grace Nail, 1885-1976 (1)
Johnson, L. W. (1)
Jones, Eugene Kinckle, 1885-1954 (1)
Jones, Mildred Bryant (1)
Kelley, Florence, 1859-1932 (1)
Kennaday, Paul (1)
Kennedy, W. M. (1)
Krigwa Players (1)
Lee, W. S. (1)
Leland, Waldo Gifford, 1879-1966 (1)
Loram, C. T. (Charles Templeman), 1879-1940 (1)
Los Angeles (Calif.) . Police Dept. (1)
Loud, Joseph P. (1)
Mahaiwe Cemetery (Great Barrington, Mass.) (1)
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Martin, Charles (1)
Martin, Isadore (1)
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McKenzie, Fayette Avery, b. 1872 (1)
Milholland, John E., 1860-1925 (1)
Miller, Herbert A., 1875-1951 (1)
Muste, Abraham John, 1885-1967 (1)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Board of Directors (1)
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Radiator Magazine (1)
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Reeves Studios (1)
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Roberts, Charles (1)
Russell Sage Foundation (1)
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Shillady, John R., 1875-1943 (1)
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Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977 (1)
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Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958 (1)
Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958 (1)
Sunday Herald-Sun (1)
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Thomas, Albert, 1878-1932 (1)
Thompson, Beatrice S. (1)
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Tovalou Houenou, Kojo, 1877-1936 (1)
Tuskegee Institute (1)
United States . Dept. of Education (1)
United States . Dept. of State . Division of Liberian Affairs (1)
Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964 (1)
Voorhis, Harold O. (1)
Walton, Lester A., 1882-1965 (1)
Waters, James C. (1)
Weatherford, Willis D. (Willis Duke), 1875-1970 (1)
Wendell Phillips High School (1)
Wendell, Charles H. (1)
Wesley, Charles H. (Charles Harris), 1891-1987 (1)
Weybright, Victor, 1903- (1)
Williams, A. Wilberforce (1)
Wolcott, D. Helen (1)
Woodson, Carter Godwin, 1875-1950 (1)
Work, Monroe Nathan (1)
York, ca. 1775-ca. 1815 (1)
Young, Charles, 1864-1922 (1)

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World War, 1914-1918 (1)

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Correspondence (353)
Memorandums (106)
Minutes (administrative records) (8)
Reports (8)
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Hymns (1)
Lists (document genres) (1)
Programs (documents) (1)
Speeches (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (399)

Place

New York (N.Y.) (246)
Atlanta (Ga.) (23)
Nashville (Tenn.) (23)
United States (17)
Great Barrington (Mass.) (14)
Washington (D.C.) (13)
Boston (Mass.) (8)
Southern States (4)
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Copy of a letter referring Wilson to W. E. B. Du Bois for information on public primary schools in the Southern United States.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938
1927 Dec. 28
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New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois reminds Johnson that he had promised to contribute $50 to the Charles Waddell Chestnut Honorarium.
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Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1928 Jan. 3
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a prize to be offered for submissions to the Crisis magazine based on an idea from a similar contest offered by Carl Van Vechten at Opportunity Magazine. Mentions collaboration with James Weldon Johnson and giving the prize as honorarium to Charles Waddell Chesnutt. Writing to Revered Bishop in New York.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 Jan. 4
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New York (N.Y.) - Noting the photograph Du Bois requested has been sent.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938
1931 Jan. 28
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning upcoming meeting of the NAACP Board of Directors.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938
1926 June 14
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Nashville (Tenn.) - Concerns candidates for the Du Bois Literary Prize.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938
1933 May 8
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Ruth Seinfel, Associate Editor; enclosing his review of "Black Manhattan"; admitting "of course it's too long," and authorizing her to "cut it as you will."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1930 July 8
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerns candidates and judges for Du Bois Literary Prize.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1933 June 29
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Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning a request for the writings of Paul Lawrence Dunbar and James Weldon Johnson.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Johnson, L. W.
1928 Feb. 10
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerns recent stay to Nashville and seeing Johnson there, and appreciation for visit to Chicago including trip to fair.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1934 July 2