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W. E. B. Du Bois Testimonial Dinner Committee (102)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (96)
Frazier, Edward Franklin, 1894-1962 (37)
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Silver, Abba Hillel, 1893-1963 (5)
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W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (102)

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Chicago (Ill.) (4)
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Los Angeles (Calif.) - Addressed to E. Franklin Frazier; looking forward to attending the dinner, and deeming it "an honor to serve as a sponsor to such a contributor."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Bass, Charlotta A., 1880-1969
1951 Jan. 29
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Rome (Italy) - Relaying "all honest Italian democrats'" respect for W. E. B. Du Bois and wishing him continued fruitful labors "in the cause he has served so steadfastly."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Bardi, Gino
1951 Feb. 16
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed Alicia B. Crawford, Executive Secretary; acknowledging her letter of the day before to E. Franklin Frazier (mums312-b131-i262); appreciating her regret she cannot attend the dinner; and noting happily that the response thereto has so far been "tremendous."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

W. E. B. Du Bois Testimonial Dinner Committee
1951 Feb. 7
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to E. Franklin Frazier; relaying his father Arturo's declination to sponsor Du Bois's birthday dinner, deriving from "a rule never to make speeches, write articles, act as a sponsor, etc. no matter how worthy the cause."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Toscanini, Walter, 1898-1971
1951 Feb. 5
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Chicago (Ill.) - Addressed to Chairman E. Franklin Frazier; thanking him for the invitation to sponsor Du Bois's impending testimonial, but regretting that due to Chicago City Council elections, he will not be able to attend.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Carey, Archibald J. (Archibald James), 1908-1981
1951 Jan. 29
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Pocatello (Idaho) - Wishing Du Bois well on the occasion of his 83rd birthday; complimenting his 1949 address in France; noting his letters to Truman and McGrath in protest of his indictment; and sending "felicitations to a splendid American citizen."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Rideout, John G.
1951 Feb. 20
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Montgomery (Ala.) - Addressed to E. Franklin Frazier; greeting him fondly and delightedly agreeing to serve on the testimonial dinner's sponsoring committee.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Williams, Aubrey Willis, 1890-1965
1951 Jan. 30
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New York (N.Y.) - Soliciting the reader to make a contribution to an effort to preserve, edit and publish W. E. B. Du Bois' "priceless library" and "letters and manuscripts" as well as his "Collected Works"; inviting the reader to a testimonial dinner in his honor on February 23. Cover highlights his many acomplishments to date.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

W. E. B. Du Bois Testimonial Dinner Committee
1951 Jan.
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Bennington (Vt.) - Addressed to E. Franklin Frazier; acknowledging his invitation to President Frederick Burkhardt and regretting he will not be able to attend, as he will be on a State Department deployment in Germany on the relevant date.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Duncan, Margaret P.
1951 Feb. 2
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to E. Franklin Frazier; agreeing to sponsor Du Bois's dinner party, but asking that his name not be used to endorse Du Bois's views on "the current international crisis" -- "I cannot support his stand on this subject."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Cohen, Jack, 1919-
1951 Jan. 27