1971 Jan. 29
McCormack, Mark H.
France - Suggesting Dupont call the London office in February in order to obtain a more accurate travel schedule and make an appointment.
1919 June 15
France - Enclosed in a letter to W. E. B. Du Bois, this translated excerpt describes, in passionate and colorful terms, the African American contribution to a battle in World War I.
Arles (France) - Autobiographical memoir of the sculptor and American expatriot to France, recorded in conversation with Victoria Diehl. Ambellan discusses his childhood and family in Buffalo and early interest in art; the impact of the Great Depression; studying art and sculpture; hitchiking to Florida and hopping a train back to Cleveland; Chellenor Prize; move to New York (1932) and ... more
1918 Nov. 16
United States . Army . Infantry Division, 92nd
France - Regarding the "excellent and meritorious conduct" of several officers and enlisted men during an advance on November 10 and 11, 1918. Coded E4. Most likely for W. E. B. Du Bois' proposed book "The Black Man in the Wounded World".
1926 May 28
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
New York (N.Y.) - Concerning discrimination included in the school's admission policy.