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1939 May 10

La Farge, Oliver, 1901-1963

Letter from Oliver La Farge to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing a self-explanatory letter from his sister regarding the Southern Conference for Human Welfare and seconding her request for his assistance in the matter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Apr. 15

La Farge, Oliver, 1901-1963

Letter from Oliver La Farge to William Stanley Braithwaite

New York (N.Y.) - Copied to W. E. B. Du Bois; concerning the recent announcement in "The Crisis" of the Du Bois Literary Prize, the affiliated "self-perpetuating committee" of five, and its roles, responsibilities, and makeup; and requesting Braithwaite's presence thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 June 19

La Farge, Oliver, 1901-1963

Letter from Oliver La Farge to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Du Bois Literary Prize Advisory Board letters of acceptance.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Mar. 23

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Oliver La Farge

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning arrangements for a meeting.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 June 1

Heyward, DuBose, 1885-1940

Letter from DuBose Hayward to the Du Bois Literary Prize

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning DuBose's acceptance of an invitation to become a member of the Nominating Committee of the Prize.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Jan. 10

La Farge, Oliver, 1901-1963

Du Bois Literary Prize notes

New York (N.Y.) - La Farge's notes on Du Bois Literary Prize nominees "Passing", "The Pedro Gorino", "Born To Be", "God Sends Sunday", "Not Without Laughter" and "Plum Bun",

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Nov. 29

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Oliver La Farge

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerns plans to be in New York next month.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Aug. 19

La Farge, Oliver, 1901-1963

Letter from Oliver La Farge to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Mentions birth of daughter. Otherwise, concerns nominees and judges for the Du Bois Literary Prize: obtaining copies of all books under consideration, finalizing roster of judges, and possible press release.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Jan. 6

La Farge, Oliver, 1901-1963

Letter from John LaFarge to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Hoping to arrange for him a speaking engagement at St. Louis and wishing him best for the New Year.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 July 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Oliver La Farge

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a letter of acceptance from Mordecai Johnson to serve on the Advisory Board of the Du Bois Literary Prize.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers