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1961 May 11

Partington, Paul G.

Letter from Paul Partington to W. E. B. Du Bois

Whittier (Calif.) - Regarding his research on "The Moon" and the history of Du Bois's publications (see mums312-b154-i095 and onwards), gladly agreeing to forward a copy of his Harvard dissertation (see mums312-b154-i116); enclosing additions to his bibliography-in-progress; describing his "diligent" work on the compilation of his articles from 1883-1908; and elaborating on various related... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 June 22

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Paul G. Partington

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Du Bois informs Partington that he does not have time to answer his letter, but advises him to try again in September when Du Bois returns from Africa.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Aug. 12

Partington, Paul G.

Letter from Paul Partington to W. E. B. Du Bois

Whittier (Calif.) - Regarding his research on "The Moon" and the history of Du Bois's publications (see mums312-b154-i095 and onwards), hoping to arrange an appointment with him in New York within the next 2 weeks and briefly noting the status of his vast microfilming of Du Bois's publications.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Sept. 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Fisk University Library

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to George L. Gardiner; requesting that he relay to Arna Bontemps the safe arrival of the Partington papers at their Brooklyn address.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Feb. 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Paul Partington

New York (N.Y.) - Per his query (mums312-b154-i095), commending the quality and innovation of his research on "The Moon"; describing briefly his experience as its publisher and relationship with co-editor Walter Pace; and looking forward to reading his study.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Mar. 31

Partington, Paul G.

Letter from Paul Partington to W. E. B. Du Bois

Whittier (Calif.) - Regarding his research on "The Moon" (see also mums312-b154-i095, i097, i099, i100, i102, i103), enclosing some microfilms from the "Boston Guardian" of interest; describing some inquiries recently made with that publication; and inquiring into Truman Gibson, Sr.'s affiliation with "The Moon."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Aug. 16

Partington, Paul G.

Letter from Paul Partington to W. E. B. Du Bois

Whittier (Calif.) - Regarding his research on "The Moon" and the history of Du Bois's publications (see mums312-b154-i095 and onwards), confirming their August 30th dinner date; noting plans to soon meet with Benjamin Wegesa, and enclosing a feature on him; sending along also an article on the All-African People's Conference; as well as three issues of the First Friends Church "College Chronic... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Jan. 18

Fisk University . Library

Letter from Fisk University Library to W. E. B. Du Bois

Nashville (Tenn.) - Signed Arna Bontemps, Librarian; briefly noting that another student, a certain Paul Partington, "seems to be making a serious study of your life and works."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Feb. 7

Partington, Paul G.

Letter from Paul Partington to W. E. B. Du Bois

Whittier (Calif.) - Describing his ongoing research on the publication "The Moon"; outlining his methodology therefor; and seeking Du Bois's assistance in gaining access to certain restricted or rare materials.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Apr. 6

Partington, Paul G.

Letter from Paul Partington to W. E. B. Du Bois

Whittier (Calif.) - Regarding his research on "The Moon" (see mums312-b154-i095 and onwards), noting the status of the microfilming of the "Crisis"; requesting copies of certain periodicals from Du Bois's files; and describing the "compiling of articles which I am doing for Fisk."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers