Name

Williams, Y. Du Bois (327)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (305)
Du Bois, Nina (78)
Du Bois, Yolande (24)
Ocean Travel Bureau, Inc. (New York, N.Y.) (6)
American Youth for a Free World (5)
Aptheker, Fay P. (5)
Northfield Mount Hermon School (5)
Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003 (4)
Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977 (4)
Fisk University (4)
Mrstikovia, Růžena (4)
Gottlieb, Dorothy (3)
Manumit School (Pawling, N.Y.) (3)
Somerville, Vada (3)
Dale, Thelma M. (2)
Davis, Margaret T. (2)
Diggs, Ellen Irene, 1906- (2)
Fincke, William Mann (2)
Johnson, Charles Spurgeon, 1893-1956 (2)
Lorch, Lee (2)
Norton, Ann (2)
Somerville, John A. (2)
St. John, George (2)
Wilson, Mira B. (2)
Alexander, Virginia Margaret, 1900-1949 (1)
Bontemps, Arna, 1902-1973 (1)
Buckman, Harold (1)
Burghardt family (1)
Daboll, Miss (1)
Dewey, Thomas E. (Thomas Edmund), 1902-1971 (1)
Fincke, Mildred Giroux (1)
Fitzroy, Thomasina Yolande Bell (1)
Frederick Douglass High School (Baltimore, Md.) (1)
Hyman, Lillian, 1916-2012 (1)
Johnson, Mildred L. (1)
Masses and Mainstream (1)
McFarlane, Arthur Edward, 1932-1975 (1)
Moos, Elizabeth (1)
National Guardian (1)
New York and New Haven Railroad Company (1)
Peace Information Center (1)
Saint Frances Academy (Baltimore, Md.) (1)
Transcontinental & Western Air, Inc. (1)
Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972 (1)
Webster, Lillian (1)
Williams, Andrew (1)
Williams, Arnett (1)

Topic

Health (17)
Homes and haunts (7)
Estate (4)
World War, 1939-1945 (4)
Anniversaries, etc. (3)
Divorce (2)
Family (2)
Finance, Personal (2)
Food supply (2)
Political activity (2)
Trials, litigation, etc. (2)
Catholic Church (1)
Communism (1)
Congresses (1)
Death and burial (1)
Discipline of children (1)
Marriage (1)
Peace (1)
United Nations (1)
Views on 1946 elections (1)
Views on foreign languages (1)
Views on nuclear energy (1)

Genre

Correspondence (312)
Telegrams (10)
Examinations (documents) (6)
Budgets (5)
Envelopes (4)
Financial records (4)
Lists (document genres) (4)
Programs (documents) (3)
Birthday cards (2)
Exercises (2)
Fragments (object portions) (2)
Memorandums (2)
Postcards (2)
Christmas cards (1)
Doodles (1)
Drafts (documents) (1)
Easter cards (1)
Excerpts (1)
Greeting cards (1)
Invoices (1)
Line drawings (drawings) (1)
Notes (1)
Poems (1)
Valentines (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (327)

Place

New York (N.Y.) (140)
Baltimore (Md.) (72)
Atlanta (Ga.) (40)
Nashville (Tenn.) (20)
Northfield (Mass.) (20)
Pine Bush (N.Y.) (9)
East Northfield (Mass.) (5)
Philadelphia (Pa.) (3)
Bronx (New York, N.Y.) (2)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) (1)
Great Barrington (1)
London (England) (1)
Los Angeles (Calif.) (1)
Luxembourg (1)
Massachusetts (1)
New York (1)
Pawling (N.Y.) (1)
Port-au-Prince (Haiti) (1)
Prairie View (Tex.) (1)
San Francisco (Calif.) (1)
Spencer (Mass.) (1)
Venture Capital (Luxembourg) (1)

 

 

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New York (N.Y.) - Includes original envelope.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Williams, Y. Du Bois
1934 Nov. 10
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Baltimore (Md.) - Noting the recent arrival of Dr. George Washington Carver "(the book)" and thanking him for sending it; commenting on his recent account of dinner with Helen Hayes (see mums312-b108-i475); and describing some of her plans for that May.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Williams, Y. Du Bois
1945 May 12
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Baltimore (Md.) - Describing that day's hard snow; noting Yolande's sleeping "in town" for the night; regretting he won't be up for Christmas; noting the weeklong-cold which kept her out of school; and hopefully impressing him by writing on her new typewriter.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Williams, Y. Du Bois
1942 Dec. 20
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Baltimore (Md.) - Nina notes that Du Bois has a terrible cold which is "the result of getting very wet on the way home from school" and explains they thought she may get Pneumonia as Du Bois had a fever of 103. Written on "Du Bois Cottage" stationary.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, Nina
1943 Jan. 31
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Baltimore (Md.) - Apologizing for not writing earlier -- she was "catching up with the work I missed" -- noting her recent promotion to the 4th grade and relaying some of her grades; noting she has got to work on her penmanship; and that she is "very well and healthy."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Williams, Y. Du Bois
1942 Feb. 8
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Baltimore (Md.) - Thanking him and Shirley Graham for some books, mentioning that she took some aptitude tests, and asking him to remember to visit at the end of January.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Williams, Y. Du Bois
1950 Jan. 18
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Northfield (Mass.) - Looking forward greatly to his visit and reviewing the according logistics; providing rather thorough travel instructions; and noting he should call if he has any questions on same.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Williams, Y. Du Bois
1947 May 8
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Baltimore (Md.) - On behalf of her class, seeking a small donation to the Annual Penny Bazaar and thanking her kindly for her cooperation.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Williams, Y. Du Bois
1945 Mar. 1
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Northfield (Mass.) - Signed Mira B. Wilson, Principal; gladly announcing that Du Bois has been selected for entry next fall and pledging to be in touch later on with further logistical and administrative details.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Northfield Mount Hermon School
1946 May 6
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New York (N.Y.) - Offering to visit her at Northfield from November 23-24 or December 6-8, and requesting that she wire her preference at his expense.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1946 Nov. 20