Gallery view

1947 May 21

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to New School for Social Research

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Laurence Reddick; regretfully declining his invitation (mums312-b114-i262) to deliver two lectures at the School's fall course: "In the first place your honorarium is too small; and in the second place I am not sure that next fall I shall be taking any lectures."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Dec. 10

Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar, 1910-1995

Letter from L. D. Reddick to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Suggesting that they, together with Jim Ford, each prepare 60-75 page-long essays on the Pan African Congress, "the radical international movement," and "Africans I have known," respectively, and seek out a publisher to print them in a single volume.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Mar. 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to L. D. Reddick

New York (N.Y.) - Informing him of an employment opportunity at Texas Southern University; they are looking for "a curator of their Heartman Negro Collection."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Jan. 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to New York Public Library

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to L. D. Reddick; regretting that it has become "physically impossible" to arrange the Pan African Congress exhibit prior to his January 20 speaking engagement.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Apr. 7

Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar, 1910-1995

List of Atlanta University trustees

Atlanta (Ga.) - Listing the names and addresses of the members of the University's board.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Apr. 18

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to L. D. Reddick

New York (N.Y.) - Responding to the "shameful" contents of his correspondence with Atlanta University President Clement (see mums312-b143-i186-i189) regarding his termination; regretting that he may not be able to come to his aid; but noting how some members of the University's board may be sympathetic to his case; and bidding he let him know if he can be of more help.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 May 13

New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997)

Letter from New School for Social Research to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Lawrence D. Reddick; inviting him to deliver two guest lectures at the School's fall course on "A World View of the Negro Question" and discussing the remunerative and logistical details thereof.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Dec. 19

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to L. D. Reddick

New York (N.Y.) - Confessing to skepticism about the book proposed in his last letter (mums312-b112-i024) -- "I do not see as yet just what I can contribute" -- but pledging to think it over in any case.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 May 19

Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar, 1910-1995

Letter from L. D. Reddick to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Thanking him for his letter; admitting he is not too disappointed to be leaving the University; and happily noting he has a few new job offers "that look good."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers