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1933 June 25

Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938

Letter from James Weldon Johnson to W. E. B. Du Bois, Oliver La Farge, Lewis Gannett, and William S. Braithwaite

Nashville (Tenn.) - Concerns candidates for the Du Bois Literary Prize.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 May 31

Gannett, Lewis, 1891-1966

Letter from Lewis Gannett to W. E. B. Du Bois, Oliver La Farge, James Weldon Johnson and William Stanley Braithwaite

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning nominees for the Du Bois Literary Prize. Written on the letterhead of The New York Herald Tribune.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Apr. 15

La Farge, Oliver, 1901-1963

Letter from Oliver La Farge to William Stanley Braithwaite

New York (N.Y.) - Copied to W. E. B. Du Bois; concerning the recent announcement in "The Crisis" of the Du Bois Literary Prize, the affiliated "self-perpetuating committee" of five, and its roles, responsibilities, and makeup; and requesting Braithwaite's presence thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Apr. 20

Braithwaite, William Stanley, 1878-1962

Letter from William Stanley Braithwaite to Oliver La Farge

Arlington Heights (Mass.) - Copied to W. E. B. Du Bois; accepting La Farge's invitation to serve on the Du Bois Literary Prize Nominating Committee (offered in mums312-b057-i437) and thanking him for "the honor of a membership" thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 May 23

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to James Weldon Johnson, Oliver La Farge, Lewis Gannett, and William S. Braithwaite

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerns candidates for the Du Bois Literary Prize.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 June 20

Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938

Letter from James Weldon Johnson to W. E. B. Du Bois, Oliver La Farge, Lewis Gannett, and William S. Braithwaite

Nashville (Tenn.) - Concerns candidates for the Du Bois Literary Prize and potential judges.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 July 19

La Farge, Oliver, 1901-1963

Letter from Oliver La Farge to W. E. B. Du Bois, James Weldon Johnson, William S. Braithwaite, and Lewis Gannett

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to "Gentlemen of the Nominating Committee." Concerns nominees and judges for Du Bois Literary Prize.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Apr. 21

La Farge, Oliver, 1901-1963

Letter from Oliver La Farge to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a letter of acceptance from William Braithwaite to serve the selection committee of the Du Bois Literary Prize.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 May 31

La Farge, Oliver, 1901-1963

Letter from Oliver La Farge to W. E. B. Du Bois, James Weldon Johnson, William S. Braithwaite, and Lewis Gannett

Saunderstown (R.I.) - Concerns possible candidates for the Du Bois Literary Prize.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 June 25

La Farge, Oliver, 1901-1963

Letter from Oliver La Farge to W. E. B. Du Bois, James Weldon Johnson, William S. Braithwaite, and Lewis Gannett

Saunderstown (R.I.) - Addressed to "Gentlemen of the Nominating Committee." Concerns candidates and judges for Du Bois Literary Prize.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers