1903 Feb. 21
A.C. McClurg & Co.
Chicago (Ill.) - Regarding Du Bois' book, noting that the manuscript is about 250 pages, asking about the progress and length of the chapter on Sorrow Songs in order to provide for the paper and requesting two good photographs to use in publishing the book.
1942 Feb. 10
Julius Rosenwald Fund
Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Edwin R. Embree; regretting that the Fund cannot help finance the forthcoming special issue of "Phylon" and hoping that the plan comes through anyway (see mums312-b099-i002 for details).
1947 Nov. 26
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
Chicago (Ill.) - Enclosing his departmental report, due to the NAACP board by December 1; enclosing a speech and expecting him to "go over it and straighten out some of my writing"; relaying his c/o addresses in Chicago, Bulter, Pa., and Dayton, Ohio; and requesting he send a box of 50 cigarettes to meet him at the latter.
1937 May 22
Johnson, Kathryn M.
Chicago (Ill.) - Regarding the educational prospects of the Liberia-born Fatima Massaquoi, and seeking Du Bois's assistance in possibly placing her at Atlanta University, where she might teach language classes and continue her studies in Sociology.
1948 Mar. 10
Lochard, Metz T. P., 1896-1984
Chicago (Ill.) - Requesting that he wire confirmation of his April 16 speaking engagement before the Chicago Forum.