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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

1947 Jan. 13

Perdue, Saul M.

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

Baltimore (Md.) - Describing the recent explosion at the Du Bois' Baltimore home and urging him to "not be too much alarmed over the accident"; noting that both the boiler and burner seem to be operating normally now; suggesting the installation be checked by American Radiator engineers; enclosing a copy of a letter to the American Radiator Corp.; and supplying the advice requested in hi... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 May 12

Perdue, Saul M.

Telegram from Mr. & Mrs. Saul M. Perdue to W. E. B. and Nina Du Bois

Baltimore (Md.) - "Like hundreds of friends throughout the land," rejoicing in the celebration of their fiftieth wedding anniversary.

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

1944 May 23

Perdue, Saul M.

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

Baltimore (Md.) - Commenting on his plan to extend his study in the Baltimore home (see mums312-b104-i059) and recommending an alternate course of action; regretting that long hours with the Martin Company prevent him from assisting in it technically; and referring him to a Mr. White to furnish the preparatory drawings.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Jan. 29

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing Carl Haug's bill and instructing him to confirm it and remit.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers