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1929 Dec. 2

Simon, Kathleen Harvey, Lady

Letter from Kathleen Simon to W. E. B. Du Bois

Oxfordshire (England) - Describing her recently-completed book (enclosed in mums312-b183-i318) and requesting his attention thereto, and thoughts thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Nov. 17

Simon, Kathleen Harvey, Lady

Letter from Kathleen Simon to W. E. B. Du Bois

London (England) - Introducing and describing Frank Hercules.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Sept. 26

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Kathleen Simon

New York (N.Y.) - Describing recent progress made on his book "on Reconstruction in the South" and in anticipation of its nearby completion; recounting various failed attempts at coordinating a Pan-African Congress; and regretting that the impact and endurance of the Depression has made the future of "The Crisis" rather uncertain..

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Oct. 1

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Lady Kathleen Simon

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerning Simon's illness, Du Bois leaving "The Crisis", and a "slum clearance project" begun in Atlanta by the Secretary of the Interior.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Feb. 8

Simon, Kathleen Harvey, Lady

Letter from Kathleen Simon to W. E. B. Du Bois

London (England) - Congratulating him and Nina on the birth of their granddaughter; complimenting him on the latest issue of "The Crisis" -- "it was full of good things" -- asking who wrote "I believe that f one blood all nations on earth dwell," a quote she thinks she read therein; and sending regards to Walter White.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 May 20

Simon, Kathleen Harvey, Lady

Letter from Kathleen Simon to W. E. B. Du Bois

Oxfordshire (England) - Concerning Simon's abandoned trip to the United States, reactions to the Council on Liberia in Geneva, thoughts on Ethiopia, her health and The Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Sept. 11

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

Letter W. E. B. Du Bois to Kathleen Simon

New York (N.Y.) - Encouraging her lecture tour through America, ensuring "you will get a very good hearing," suggesting various promising venues, and hoping to meet her if she does indeed come.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1943 Oct. 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Kathleen Simon

Atlanta (Ga.) - Responding to a previous letter; explaining that he has the same address at Atlanta University, that he has been working on "Phylon," and will send a sample copy, providing Walter White's address, and mentioning that he hears about the work of the "League of Coloured Peoples" now and then.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Oct. 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Lady Kathleen Simon

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying his new position and location in New York City, and noting his impending travel itinerary to England and address in London, c/o Dr. Clarke.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930

Anti-slavery and Aborigines Protection Society (Great Britain)

Letter from Anti-Slavery and Aborigines Protection Society to W. E. B. Du Bois

London (England) - Concerning a visit to the United States by Lady Kathleen Harvey Simon who hopes to establish an anti-slavery organization in the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers