1934 June 29
Tuskegee Institute (Ala.) - Concerning Du Bois's request for information on African Americans in Alabama during Reconstruction for his book "Black Reconstruction".
1941 Feb. 25
Johnson, Charles Spurgeon, 1893-1956
Nashville (Tenn.) - Expressing his interest in the impending Phylon Institute; describing his recent work on the conference's principal theme; and referring him to various members of the Fisk University faculty whose participation might be worthwhile.
1966 July 26
Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977
Cairo (Eygpt) - Shirley writes to Bernard saying that after receiving Ester's letter along with his, she immediately wrote Ester apolgizing for the misunderstanding. Since receiving "Charlie's letter and Esther's, Shirley has written and sent out "thousands of words about Ghana to Europe, Asia and America. Shirley has a plan for the Chaika.
Halpern, Joel Martin
Russia - People line up at Red Square in Moscow to view Lenin's tomb. Both Lenin and Joseph Stalin were interred there at this time, in the summer of 1961. This is the first in a series of five photographs taken within minutes of one another.
1940 June 3
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
Atlanta (Ga.) - Regarding "Phylon"'s Phelps-Stokes Fund-subsidied biography series, and commenting briefly on work towards compiling a list of African authorities to consult on the "Encyclopedia of the Negro."