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1946 Jan. 19

African Academy of Arts and Research

So This is Africa program

New York (N.Y.) - Outlining the proceedings of the Academy's "So This is Africa" program, featuring addressed by Akiki Nyabongo, W. E. B. Du Bois, and Mbuno Ojike, and a tour through the American Museum of Natural History's Ethnological Hall by Miss Ella Hill.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Jan. 24

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

Invoice from W. E. B. Du Bois to African Academy of Arts and Research

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to the attention of Mbonu Okike; billing him $50 for the January 19, 1946 address at the American Museum of Natural History.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Jan. 25

African Academy of Arts and Research

Letter from African Academy of Arts and Research to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Akiki Nyabongo, Chairman of the Lectures; thanking him on behalf of the Academy for "the splendid manner in which you presented your talk on the Government of Africa" at the Natural History museum (see mums312-b109-i103 for program) and looking forward to his future contributions to the Academy's efforts.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Feb. 4

African Academy of Arts and Research

Letter from African Academy of Arts and Research to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Rev. James H. Robinson, Chairman of the Board of Directors; inviting him to a formal luncheon in New York in order to "present [the Academy's] new program to you and a few of the leaders interested in Africa."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Feb. 4

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to African Academy of Arts and Research

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Mbonu Ojike; seeking the $50 payment due to him in remuneration for his January 19th lecture for the Academy at the Museum of Natural History.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Feb. 5

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to African Academy of Arts and Research

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to James H. Robinson; refusing to cooperate any further with the Academy until he receives the $50 payment owed to him on the occasion of his January 19 lecture.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Feb. 20

African Academy of Arts and Research

Letter from African Academy of Arts and Research to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Akiki Nyabongo, Chairman of the Lectures; thanking him again for his "wonderful lecture" of January 19 and hoping he has received payment therefor, which was sent "about two weeks ago."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Sept. 26

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to African Academy of Arts and Research

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Akiki Nyabongo; thanking him for his willing cooperation but relaying that his new book ("The World and Africa") will not be using photographs of persons after all.(

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Oct. 9

African Academy of Arts and Research

Letter from African Academy of Arts and Research to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed K. Ozuomba Mbadiwe, President; returning a signed copy of the memorandum to be presented to the U.N. Assembly by the Pan African Congress and requesting he send another to Reverend James H. Robinson so that he can do same.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Nov.

African Academy of Arts and Research

Circular letter from African Academy of Arts and Research to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed James H. Robinson, D. George Daly, Maurice P. Davidson, and James S. Watson, for the Board of Directors and Dinner Committee; inviting recipients to a dinner reception on November 22 conferring the Willkie Memorial Award to Emperor Haile Selassie, and featuring addressed by Charlotte Hawkins Brown, A. B. Zuma, James P. Gifford, Jacob W. Walls, W. E. B. Du Bois, ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers