Gallery view

1929 Oct. 7

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Morris Lewis

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting that he furnish a photo of Congressman Oscar DePriest, for use in a forthcoming "Crisis" feature on "Negro lawmakers."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Mar. 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to N.A.A.C.P. Chicago Branch

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Morris Lewis; gladly agreeing to make note, in a forthcoming number of the "Crisis," of the passing of Rev. Dr. Williams (as requested in mums312-b176-i679).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 July 18

Lewis, Morris

Letter from Morris Lewis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Per his request (mums312-b182-i344), enclosing a photo of Mrs. DePriest, for feature in the forthcoming number of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 June 12

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Morris Lewis

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois thanks Lewis for his kind words.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Nov. 24

Lewis, Morris

Letter from Morris Lewis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Sending Du Bois a lest of "all Negroes elected in the last election."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 July 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Morris Lewis

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting that he rush "the best picture which you have" of Mrs. DePriest, for feature in the forthcoming number of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Oct. 8

Lewis, Morris

Letter from Morris Lewis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Per his request (mums312-b182-i348), furnishing the photo of Congressman Oscar DePriest, under the condition it "be kept clean and returned" as soon as possible; and commending the "Crisis" on the mechanics of its reproduction of photographs previously furnished.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 June 12

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Morris Lewis

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois asks for the names of "Negroes elected to office in Illinois."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 May 16

Lewis, Morris

Letter from Morris Lewis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Replying on behalf of Oscar De Priest. Telling Du Bois that De Priest is away. Speculating that he will respond as Du Bois suggested. Typed on House of Representatives letterhead.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Sept. 14

Lewis, Morris

Letter from Morris Lewis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Per his request (mums312-b182-i346), furnishing the names and addresses of the African American members of the Illinois State Legislature and Board of Aldermen.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers