Gallery view

1940 Jan. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Saul M. Perdue

Atlanta (Ga.) - Advising him he will be lecturing in Texas between January 19-28, but shall be communicable by wire.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Sept. 25

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Perdue and White

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Saul M. Perdue; outlining "a number of little changes" to his new Morgan Park residence plans and making various related specifications.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 June 17

Perdue and White (Baltimore, Md.)

Letter from Perdue and White to W. E. B. Du Bois

Baltimore (Md.) - Signed Saul M. Perdue; estimating the building costs of his new Morgan Park, Md. residence at $8,000, offering to carry out the work as per his specifications, and informing him of his charges, in the amount of 5 percent of total cost ($40) (sic).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Mar. 17

Perdue, Saul M.

Letter from Saul M. Perdue to W. E. B. Du Bois

Baltimore (Md.) - Relaying delays on the construction of the Du Bois' new residence in Baltimore, due to bad weather and the Easter holiday.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Nov. 17

Perdue and White (Baltimore, Md.)

Letter from Perdue and White to W. E. B. Du Bois

Baltimore (Md.) - Signed Saul M. Perdue; describing the first layer of plaster laid on Du Bois's new Morgan Park, Md. home; noting resumed work on the furnace; and describing a black and white tile for the bath as selected by Yolande Du Bois Williams.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Jan. 5

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Saul M. Perdue

Atlanta (Ga.) - Approving of all the decisions described in his last letter and relaying his preferences for the construction of the china closets.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Nov. 29

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Perdue and White

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Saul M. Perdue; expressing his preference re boiler sizes, chrome nickel poles, and towel hanging-hooks in the Du Bois' Morgan Park, Md. residence.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Apr. 7

Perdue, Saul M.

Letter from Saul M. Perdue to W. E. B. Du Bois

Baltimore (Md.) - Thanking him for his payment and remarking on the overall pleasantness of the job; and pledging to help him locate a gardener for beautifying the property.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Aug. 14

Perdue and White (Baltimore, Md.)

Letter from Perdue and White to W. E. B. Du Bois

Baltimore (Md.) - Signed Saul M. Perdue; relaying, on behalf of Carl Haug, that blueprints of his prospective Morgan Park residence are ready for inspection; and suggesting that he arrange to visit Baltimore at his earliest convenience.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Apr. 22

Perdue, Saul M.

Letter from Saul M. Perdue to W. E. B. Du Bois

Baltimore (Md.) - Relaying the particulars of architect Carl F. Haug's account.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers