Name

Wright, Richard R. (Richard Robert), b. 1878 (87)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (75)
Christian Recorder (17)
Wilberforce University (14)
Crisis (Firm) (12)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (8)
Bray, James A. (1)
Colored Protective Association (1)
Community Councils of National Defense (1)
Dill, Augustus Granville (1)
Fraternal Council of Negro Churches in America (1)
Friends of Dr. W. E. B Du Bois (1)
Grimké, Francis J. (Francis James), 1850-1937 (1)
Jernagin, William Henry, b. 1869 (1)
Johnson, Joseph (1)
Matney, William C. (1)
Neill, Charles Patrick, 1865-1941 (1)
Philadelphia (Pa.) (1)
Philadelphia Pageant Committee (1)
Star of Ethiopia . Philadelphia Pageant Committee (1)
Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972 (1)
United States . Bureau of Labor (1)
Whitly, Viola (1)

Topic

Colonies (5)
Congresses (5)
African Americans (4)
Cooperative societies (4)
World War, 1914-1918 (4)
Peace (3)
Decolonization (2)
History (2)
Political aspects (2)
Racism (2)
African American churches (1)
Anniversaries, etc. (1)
Book reviews (1)
Civil rights (1)
Discrimination against African Americans (1)
Encyclopedias (1)
Law and legislation (1)
Lynching (1)
Participation, African American (1)
Trials, litigation, etc. (1)

Genre

Correspondence (78)
Telegrams (3)
Circular letters (2)
Memorandums (2)
Announcements (1)
Drafts (documents) (1)
Indentures (1)
Lists (document genres) (1)
Reviews (document genre) (1)
Speeches (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (87)

Place

New York (N.Y.) (36)
Philadelphia (Pa.) (30)
Wilberforce (Ohio) (8)
United States (6)
Africa (2)
Washington (D.C.) (2)
(1)
Atlanta (Ga.) (1)
Chicago (Ill.) (1)
Columbus (Ohio) (1)
Germany (1)
Little Rock (Ark. (1)
Little Rock (Ark.) (1)
Los Angeles (Calif.) (1)
Xenia (Ohio) (1)

 

 

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Philadelphia (Pa.) - Complimenting Du Bois on the "entirely satisfactory" lecture given last night and deeming it "one of the best I have ever heard from you"; regretting not having seen more of him during his Philadelphia trip; enclosing a $15 check; and hoping to see him when next visiting in New York.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Wright, Richard R. (Richard Robert), b. 1878
1930 Dec. 11
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Copy of letter concerning cooperative businesses run by African Americans.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Matney, William C.
1929 Mar. 31
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Philadelphia (Pa.) - Telling Du Bois that he will refer his letter to his father, Major R. R. Wright. Expressing his interest in Du Bois' article about Wallace Battle. Typed on The Christian Recorder letterhead.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Wright, Richard R. (Richard Robert), b. 1878
1927 Oct. 7
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New York (N.Y.) - In answer to an earlier query, informing him that works by "The Crisis" and N.A.A.C.P. staff have published books with "nearly all the leading publishers" and relaying that the matter of "The Crisis" file, alluded to previously, is being taken up with the Business Manager. Verso bears abandoned draft.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1930 Oct. 9
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning publication of Du Bois' recent speech at Howard University.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1930 June 28
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Little Rock (Ark.) - Enclosing copies of his petitions to President Truman and Attorney-General McGrath with respect to Du Bois's indictment and requesting he let him know if there is anything more he can do to assist him in the matter.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Wright, Richard R. (Richard Robert), b. 1878
1951 Apr. 25
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New York (N.Y.) - Noting that Du Bois has been out of the city for several months and that the Crisis does not have what Wright requested (see mums312-b195-i129).
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Crisis (Firm)
1933 Aug. 11
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New York (N.Y.) - Memo relaying that R. R. Wright called, requesting that Du Bois write "as soon as possible" to Atlanta University with respect to their "publications, price, etc."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

1930 May 2
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed A. G. Dill; per his query (mums312-b174-i594), referring him to page 270 of the September number, where an ad for the Associated Publishers appears.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Crisis (Firm)
1926 Sept. 9
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Collection of letters listing key figures in Philadelphia organizations sent to Richard R. Wright, Jr., Secretary for the Philadelphia Pageant Committee, producers of Du Bois's pageant, "Star of Ethiopia". Organizations include Seventeenth Annual Session I. B. P. O. E. of W., Hotel Brotherhood, Frederick Douglass Memorial Hospital and Training School, Citizen's Republican Club, Southwestern Branch You... more
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1916