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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 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 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. 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

1945 Nov. 29

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; noting his recent return from England and reconfirming his January 19, 1946 speaking engagement before the Academy.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Oct. 10

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 K. Ozuomba Mbadiwe; noting his impending trip to England; assuring he will be back in time for his January 19, 1946 address at the Academy; and enclosing a glossy photo, as requested.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Sept. 17

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; seeking to confirm the date, fee, and topic of his forthcoming address on "The Government," and requesting he send a biographical sketch and glossy photo for publicity purposes.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Aug. 23

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; thanking him for the invitation to lecture before the Academy and noting his "self-defensive" $50 speaking fee.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Aug. 16

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 Mbonu Ojike, Executive Director; announcing the Academy's new lecture series "for disseminating direct information of African culture in this country," and inviting him to speak therein, on the topic of "Government."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers