Gallery view

1931 Nov. 23

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to New York Public Library

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Catherine Latimer; cover sheet to mums312-b060-i159, a memorandum to the Library's Franklin Hopper, which is "to be signed by Mr. Imes, myself, and three or four colored people of prominence in Harlem."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 July 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to New York Public Library

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Catherine Latimer; inquiring where in New York he might find "the best file of papers and magazines of West Africa edited by Negroes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Mar. 13

Latimer, Catherine

Letter from Catherine A. Latimer to W. E. B. Du Bois

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Concerning a letter from Franklin Hopper regarding Latimer's position in the Schomburg Collection of the New york Public Library.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Nov. 24

New York Public Library

Letter from New York Public Library to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Catherine A. Latimer; enclosing the memorandum previously sent her (see mums312-b060-i158 and mums312-b050-i169) with some minor edits and offering to discuss the matter further with him at his convenience.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Jan. 30

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Catherine Latimer

Atlanta (Ga.) - Letter of introduction to Eva Knox Evans. Requests help with illustrations for her book about African American children.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Apr. 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mrs. B. R. Latimer

New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledging and thanking her for her much-appreciated financial contribution to the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Mar. 5

New York Public Library . 135th Street Branch

Letter from New York Public Library to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Catherine Latimer, Negro Division; requesting information on the "Labour" magazine referenced in the February "Crisis," as she has been unable to ascertain the existence of same via the Library's periodicals division.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Nov. 23

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to New York Public Library

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Catherine Latimer; later version of a memo to Franklin Hopper concerning incidents of racial prejudice transpired at the 135th Street Branch of the New York Public Library and making four requests regarding staffing thereat. Revised version of mums312-b060-i153 and mums312-b060-i154.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Oct. 25

Latimer, Catherine

Letter from Catherine Latimer to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking him for personally furnishing a pamphlet to replace the one lost by the New York Public Library; describing a "nice chat" had with Nina Du Bois the day previous, at the Y.W.C.A.; and describing the general success and large crowd drawn by the recent fair.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Nov. 10

New York Public Library

Letter from the New York Public Library to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Catherine A. Latimer; requesting that he send a copy of his pamphlet "Africa, its Geography, People and Products," to add to the "Negro Dvision" files, as "I am sure it will be a valuable addition to our material on Africa."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers