Gallery view

1943 Jan. 30

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

Memo from W. E. B. Du Bois to Florence Matilda Read

Atlanta (Ga.) - Requesting that she divide the recently appropriated $595.66 into separate "room" and "board" categories, chiefly for tax purposes.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 May 7

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Florence M. Read

Atlanta (Ga.) - Inquires about costs for use of the dormitory by the fraternity this summer.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Mar. 11

Spelman College

Letter from Spelman College to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Signed Florence M. Read; describing the trying racial climate and the need of "trained leaders" with the appropriate "mental and spiritual balance to study" it; introducing the Clara Howard Student Loan Fund, established to grant this very opportunity; and seeking his financial contribution thereto.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 May 11

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Florence M. Read

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerns costs for use of the dormitory by the fraternity this summer.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Sept. 3

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Florence Read

New York (N.Y.) - Complaining once again of matters regarding the payment of Daisy Wilson's salary; recounting recent hazards encountered in seeking its proper processing; and asking her "to explain this rather embarrassing situation."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Feb. 18

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Florence M. Read

Atlanta (Ga.) - Inquires about supplies needed for sociology department, particularly stationery, and what can be expected.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1943 Feb. 14

Read, Florence Matilda

Letter from Florence M. Read to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Thanking Du Bois for his kind note in sympathy over the death of her mother.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Feb. 24

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Florence Read

Atlanta (Ga.) - Enclosing an overwhelmingly positive "digest of opinions" on the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" project.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1943 July 3

Read, Florence Matilda

Memo from Florence M. Read to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Responding to a previous memo; explaining that he can stay in his current quarters until he leaves for the summer, that he will not be able to stay in his suite in Upton the following year, and that it was an oversight if he was billed for garage rent.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 June 22

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Florence Read

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning errors in the remuneration of Daisy Wilson and the reimbursement of superfluous board charges made to her last fall.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers