Gallery view

1936 Mar. 4

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

References for Mr. Chandler

Atlanta (Ga.) - List of books for "Mr. Chandler's sister who is writing a thesis on "The Contribution of Negro Women to Education" and material by Du Bois on industrial education.

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1925 Apr. 9

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mrs. Clarence C. Walker

New York (N.Y.) - Suggesting sections of Du Bois's books, "Darkwater" and "The Gift of Black Folk" for literature on black women.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Jan. 11

Harris, Helen Curl

Letter from Helen C. Harris to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Describing a study she is making on "Higher Education among Negro Women" and requesting from him a series of statistical data thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1914

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

The woman in black

Draft. Published as 'The Burden of Black Women' in "Crisis", Vol. 9, No. 1, November 1914.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Apr. 4

Walker, Clarence C., Mrs.

Letter from Mrs. Clarence C. Walker to W. E. B. Du Bois

Palatka (Fla.) - Inquiring about a volume on African American women for teaching.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Sept. 23

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to R. H. Thomas

New York (N.Y.) - Does not have information about how much African Americans spend on cosmetics but speculates that the numbers do not differ proportionately from what white people spend.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Sept. 15

Thomas, R. H.

Letter from R. H. Thomas to W. E. B. Du Bois

Oakland (Calif.) - Seeks estimate of what African Americans spend annually on cosmetics, e.g. "skin whiteners, hair straighteners, etc."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 July 11

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Miss Ruth Anna Fisher

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a proposal for popular lecture courses to African American girls and young women at the Harlem Center.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 May 3

Fulten, David B.

Letter from David B. Fulten to editor of The Crisis

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning recent article in the "New York World" discussing the plight of African American Women.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Mar. 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Fannie L. Turner

New York (N.Y.) - Providing suggestions for researching the achievements of black women.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers