1936 July 20
Covici, Friede Inc.
New York (N.Y.) - Sold to W. E. B. Du Bois.
1941 Mar. 13
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerning the promotion of consumer's cooperation among "American Negroes," the 1943 "Phylon Institute," and any possible funding available from the Good Will Fund.
1948 Feb. 1
New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing, "at last," her term paper for Du Bois's New School course on "The Negro in American History"; describing her efforts to not be "unduly influenced" by Du Bois's own publications on similar subjects; and explaining that "it just happens to be the best of the books I covered!" Du Bois's pencilled notes toward footer indicate the paper received an A. See also his... more
1939 Oct. 14
American Seating Company
Atlanta (Ga.) - Responding to a previous letter, C. H. Neese provides the cost of the bulletin board for which Du Bois requested information.
1946 May 10
Tobias, Channing H.
New York (N.Y.) - On behalf of himself and his wife, congratulating them sincerely on the occasion of their golden wedding anniversary, and the "half century of creative and inspirational service" thereby constituted.
1931 Aug. 10
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Atlantic City Branch
Atlantic City (N.J.) - Signed C. Hall, President; inviting him to speak at the Branch on September 3, and agreeing to his $25 fee and other terms; and requesting that at said engagement he explore the N.A.A.C.P.'s opposition to David Baird for Governor of New Jersey.
1961 Jan. 12
Cowan, L. Gray (Laing Gray)
New York (N.Y.) - Expressing his interest in the Encyclopedia Africana project; admitting some of the various difficulties he foresees in carrying it out; suggesting how he may approach the project in a more collaborative manner; and hoping to be of assistance therein in any way he might.