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1929 Feb. 14

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to William Stanley Braithwaite, George E. Haynes, James Weldon Johnson, and Alain LeRoy Locke

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the capitalization of "Negro" by the Encyclopaedia Britannica.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Feb. 18

Locke, Alain LeRoy, 1886-1954

Letter from Alain Locke to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Concerning capitalization of the word "Negro" in the Encylcopaedia Britannica.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Mar.

Locke, Alain LeRoy, 1886-1954

Letter from Alain Locke to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Apologizing for and explaining the delay of his reply and the slow but steady progress of his recent editorial work.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Aug. 17

Fauset, Arthur Huff, 1899-1983

Letter from Arthur Huff Fauset to W. E. B. Du Bois

Philadelphia (Pa.) - Noting the next issue of "Phylon" will carry a feature on the recent funeral of Alain Locke, at which Du Bois spoke, and seeking retroactively his permission therefor.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Feb. 23

Locke, Alain LeRoy, 1886-1954

Telegram from Alain Locke to W. E. B. Du Bois

Philadelphia (Pa.) - On the occasion of his 80th birthday, congratulating and thanking him "for his unique contributions to human freedom and understanding."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Oct. 8

Locke, Alain LeRoy, 1886-1954

Letter from Alain Locke to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Concerns the "Encyclopedia of the Negro." Written on letterhead of Howard University Department of Philosophy.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Feb. 11

Denton, W. W.

Letter from W. W. Denton to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning contact information for Alain Locke and the establishment of an interracial student group on the campus of the University of Michgan at Ann Arbor.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Aug. 5

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Alain LeRoy Locke

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning recent controversies at Howard University over Kelley Miller, Thomas Turner, President Durkee and student body protests.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Dec. 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Roscoe Conkling Bruce

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning writing for the Phillis Wheatley Publishing Company, a contribution from Jesse Redmon Fauset, and disappointing interactions with Alaine Locke.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Dec. 28

Locke, Alain LeRoy, 1886-1954

Letter from Alain Locke to W. E. B. Du Bois

Indianapolis (Ind.) - Concerning a book review sent to the New Republic. Written on the letterhead of the YMCA, Indianapolis, Indiana Colored Men's Branch.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers