1919 Mar. 31
Le Havre (France) - Printed copy of a poem written by a Corporal in Company A, 538th Engineers as a tribute to black servicemen.
1925 Feb. 16
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Du Bois' poetry and a planned poetry anthology by Oxley
1960 Jan. 15
Brown, Thomas Dalton
Boston (Mass.) - Describing the life and education of "Tom Brown, an 90 year old black American" and noting he'd be very glad to receive a letter from Du Bois.
1946 Apr. 6
Hutchinson, Ellen Mary
Geneva (Ohio) - Thanking Du Bois for giving his permission for her to send a copy of his poems to her friend in England.
1799 Mar. 20
Lamb, Charles, 1775-1834
S.l. - Discussing Southey's poem "The Spider" in comparing to Burns. "I would persuade you, if I could... to commence a series of these animal poems, which might have a tendency to rescue some poor creatures from the antipathy of mankind... I love this sort of poems, that open a new intercourse with the most despised of the animal and insect race. I think the vein may be furth... more