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1933 Oct. 7

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Letter from Walter White to Charles Edward Russell

New York (N.Y.) - In hopes of evading any dramatic controversy regarding Russell's presence on the Textbook Committee; denying that the Association has been involved in any brand of "selective resignation"; enclosing recent correspondence with J. E. Spingarn on the matter; reminding him that there was no wish for him to resign, and bidding they consider the controversy closed.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Sept. 25

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Inter-racial Committee

Charles Edward Russell memorial birthday program

Washington (D.C.) - Outlining the order of events of the congratulatory dinner celebrating the 80th birthday of Charles Edward Russell.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Jan. 8

Russell, Charles Edward, 1860-1941

Letter from Charles Edward Russell to John S. Brown, Jr.

Washington (D.C.) - Written response to Brown's previous letter concerning W. E. B. Du Bois and his possible abdication from the NAACP or "The Crisis" (mums312-b069-178); pledging to oppose any efforts to drive Du Bois out of either enterprise, and denying prior knowledge of like endeavors -- "so far as I know, Dr. Du Bois enjoys the respect and good will of every member of the Board. Cer... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Dec. 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Charles Edward Russell

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a request for the report of the NAACP Budget Committee.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Sept. 25

Russell, Charles Edward, 1860-1941

Letter from Charles Edward Russell to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Suggesting that he use the Board of Directors meeting minutes as a basis for communicating with school administrators on the unfitness of public school textbooks.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 May 30

Russell, Charles Edward, 1860-1941

Letter from Charles Edward Russell to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning inability to attend the proposed fifth Pan African Congress.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Sept. 25

Russell, Charles Edward, 1860-1941

Letter from Charles Edward Russell to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Suggesting that he use the Board of Directors meeting minutes as a basis for communicating with school administrators on the unfitness of public school textbooks.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 July 24

Russell, Charles Edward, 1860-1941

Letter from Charles Edward Russell to W. E. B. Du Bois

Holland (Mich.) - Concerning a request for information on the "Hamburg Massacre" in South Carolina during Reconstruction.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Mar. 27

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Charles Edward Russell

Atlanta (Ga.) - Regretfully declining the invitation to the Literature Lovers dinner given in his honor (see mums312-b071-i479): "Nothing could give me greater pleasure, but I see no possibility of being there."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 May

Russell, Charles Edward, 1860-1941

Letter from Charles Edward Russell to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Russell informs Du Bois that he is able to attend the Crisis Committee meeting the following afternoon. Below Russell's signature, Du Bois listed the names of people attending the meeting.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers