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1935

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Louie D. Shivery

Atlanta (Ga.) - Regarding her fulfilment of Atlanta University Sociology Dept. requirements, as relayed to him by the Registrar.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Feb. 6

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Requesting that she send to him the high school girl "who you thought might do some stenographic work."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Oct. 5

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Louie D. Shivery

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying Nina Du Bois's poor health and explaining the "uncertain" status of recovery; and briefly describing his preparations for the impending Pan African Congress; "if Mrs. Du Bois continues to improve... I may fly to Europe next week."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Sept. 21

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Nina Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerns inventory of clothing and need for new items, arrival of Miss Prophet, "trying experience" of Mrs. Shivery, waiting for word from Mr. Dill regarding books and papers.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Feb. 15

Booker T. Washington High School (Atlanta, Ga.)

Letter from Booker T. Washington High School to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Inviting Du Bois to speak at the school on the "cooperative movement"

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Mar. 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mrs. Shivery

Atlanta (Ga.) - Informing her that all is set for the March 20 meeting, and listing the individuals who will be present.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Mar. 27

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Seeking her opinion of Rebecca Gershon, of the Atlanta League of Women Voters, for whom he is to speak on April 28.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Feb. 2

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mrs. Louie Shivery

Atlanta (Ga.) - Informing her that he is "in town as of course you know" and inquiring as to when he might call.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 June 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mrs. Louie Shivery

Atlanta (Ga.) - Requesting that she immediately return the now overdue copy of Gruening's "These United States" which she borrowed from the downtown library.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Oct. 9

Atlanta University . Office of the Registrar

Letter from Atlanta University Registrar to Louie D. Shivery

Atlanta (Ga.) - Relaying W. E. B. Du Bois's and Ira de Augustine Reid's joint suggestion that she enrol in "Social Theory" instead of "Technique of Social Investigation," noting the meeting time and place of the former, and recommending that she begin at once "in order that you might not be behind in the work."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers