Gallery view

1944 Jan. 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Southern Negro Youth Congress

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Louis Burnham; regretfully declining his invitation to appear at the Congress's 7th anniversary celebration, as it conflicts with his mid-west lecture tour.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Oct. 28

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

The winds of time

Chicago (Ill.) - From Du Bois's Chicago Defender column. Concerning the Southern Negro Youth Congress.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1942 Aug. 8

Southern Negro Youth Congress

Letter from Southern Negro Youth Congress to W. E. B. Du Bois

Tuskegee (Ala.) - Signed Charles G. Gomillion; informing him of his recent appointment to the Congress's Adult Advisory Board.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Nov. 4

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

The winds of time

Chicago (Ill.) - From Du Bois's Chicago Defender column. Concerning the Southern Negro Youth Congress.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1942 Feb. 18

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Southern Negro Youth Conference

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Louis E. Burnham; gladly agreeing to sponsor the impending Conference at Tuskegee Institute.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Aug.

Southern Negro Youth Congress

Magazine for negro youth

United States - Describing the proposed magazine's aims and objectives, format, and circulation, outlining "immediate problems in launching such a publication," and seeking feedback on the "entire idea," as well as related details.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 June 28

Southern Negro Youth Congress

Letter from Southern Negro Youth Conference to W. E. B. Du Bois

Birmingham (Ala.) - Signed Herman H. Long, Chairman; describing and enclosing a proposal for a "Festival of Negro Culture" and seeking his feedback thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Mar. 19

Southern Negro Youth Congress

Circular letter from Southern Negro Youth Congress to W. E. B. Du Bois

Birmingham (Ala.) - Signed Florence A. Castile, Organizational Secretary; hoping to soon add his name to the list of sponsors of "what promises to be the most successful conference in the history" of the organization.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Feb. 25

Southern Negro Youth Congress

Southern Negro Youth Congress press release

Birmingham (Ala.) - Describing candidate Henry Wallace's 57% lead among "Negro student" voters and describing the sources and implications of related pre-poll data.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Jan. 12

Southern Negro Youth Congress

Letter from Southern Negro Youth Congress to W. E. B. Du Bois

Birmingham (Ala.) - Signed Louis E. Burnham; congratulating him on his election to the National Institute of Arts and Letters; hoping to publicly acknowledge the honor by hosting him at the Congress's 7th anniversary celebration; and describing the details of the prospective engagement.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers