1968 Aug. 4
Gary Player is thanking Herbert C. Cornuelle for his letter of July 22, 1968, which congratulates Player on his win in the British Open Championship. Player informs Cornuelle that he is doing everything he can throughout the world to promote the sale of bananas, particularly Chiquita Bananas, and that he has asked Mark H. McCormack to send Cornuelle a copy of a Scottish newspaper article concerning th... more
1869 Dec. 24
Lyman, Benjamin Smith, 1835-1920
Paris (France) - Describing arrival in Paris, and the itinerary for the remaining journey to Calcutta, India, as well as requesting that of letters and subscriptions be forwarded to a Calcutta address.
1941 Dec. 3
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
Atlanta (Ga.) - Asking for his opinion on James H. Peterson so that Du Bois can decide if he is a "good and careful student," and worthy of using some of Du Bois's materials on "Negro Hitsory."
1987 June 26
San Francisco (Calif.) - From a series of photographs labeled "Parade 1988."
1963 June 8
Amherst (Mass.) - At the Associate Alumni luncheon during the Centennial Alumni College, State Senate president John E. Powers stands at a podium while receiving the Associate Alumni Award.
Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977
Accra (Ghana) - Addressed to Sherman Samalin; describing her and W. E. B.'s distress that the company agent in Accra seems to have no record of the shipment of their things to that city and requesting that he get in touch with them on the mix-up as soon as possible.
1950 May 25
McMahon, Helen G.
Jamestown (N.Y.) - Asking for a copy of "Golden Age of West African Civilization."