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1930 Mar. 7

Agard, Stanley

Letter from Stanley Agard to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Asking for the return of some photographs and about a decision regarding his essay, "The Watermelon King."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1943

Julius Rosenwald Fund

Julius Rosenwald Fund 1943 fellowships

Chicago (Ill.) - Providing information of the two fellowship categories: fellowships for "negroes," and ones for "white Southerners" who will work on a problem distinctive to the South.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Sept. 10

Jones, Mildred Bryant

Letter from Mildred Bryant Jones to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Describing her recent trip to Hawaii -- "it was so lovely" -- looking forward to his visit in February; suggesting he get in touch with a Mr. Nolle Smith; briefly noting William Pickens's trip to Hawaii and describing its hotels; and wishing the best to him and to baby Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Feb. 10

Kingsley, Harold M.

Letter from Harold M. Kingsley to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Explaining that he understands Du Bois's view point in relation to the cancellation of his speaking engagement, that it would have been better if Du Bois had sent an immediate response to his telegram, and that Du Bois is always welcome to speak at the church.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Feb. 17

Watkins, S. C.

Letter from S. C. Watkins to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Complimenting him on the address recently given in Chicago, and requesting a copy thereof.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1922 July 7

Ross, Jasper

Letter from Jasper Ross to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Regarding critical comments of an editorial by Du Bois on Abraham Lincoln, in a recent issue of the Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1958 Jan.

Church of the Holy Trinity (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)

Seventh annual Negro History Week celebration

Chicago (Ill.) - For a program on February 9, 1958 containing a tribute to W. E. B. Du Bois on the occasion of his 90th birthday by Dr. W. Alphaeus Hunton. Also includes a community sing by Earl Robinson, a lecture by Carl Braden, dramatic sketches and readings from "Lost in the Stars".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Mar. 15

Chicago Whip

Letter from the Chicago Whip to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Thanking Du Bois for his editorial in the Chicago Whip.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Feb. 14

American Library Association

Letter from the American Library Association to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Explaining why The Crisis is not indexed in "the Readers' Guide or the other Wilson publications." Telling Du Bois that Sarah Bogle will write him next week.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Sept. 5

Johnson, Yolande

Letter from Yolande Johnson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Johnson apologizes for her procrastination, but sends what information she could find concerning her grandfather's life; Johnson notes that although she was practically raised in a French Catholic Convent, she is not religious.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers