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1924 Dec. 16

Thompson, W. C.

Letter from W. C. Thompson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Wilmington (Del.) - Concerning payment on an account and a local testimonial meeting. Signed by Reverend W. C. Thompson, S.T.D. Pastor, Ezion M. E. Church.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 July 27

Williams, Talcott, 1849-1928

Letter from Talcott Williams to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Ben Johnson's report on the St. Louis riots of 1917.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1958 May 21

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

American Negroes, socialism and communism

Chicago (Ill.) - Looking back on fifty years of activism, Du Bois says that the central problem in the life of African Americans is poverty. However, his approach has changed from one of advocating expanded opportunities in business for African Americans to a broader view of the inherent problems in the economic system of the United States. The United States is alone in resisting th... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Mar. 16

Northwestern Christian Advocate

Letter from Northwestern Christian Advocate to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Dan B. Brummitt, Editor; accusing the "Crisis" of slander against the Methodist Church and declining to accept that Du Bois simply has "no more to add" on the matter (see mums312-b170-i590, i591); and condemning him for having destroyed certain papers, which happen to have been "the only ones which could have supported my contention."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 June 20

Russell, James Solomon, 1857-1935

Letter from James S. Russell to Crisis

Lawrenceville (Va.) - Enclosing a cut of himself for use in the magazine, as he does not have an original photograph.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 June 22

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to the Crisis

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning plans for the upcoming Crisis meeting.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Nov. 20

Unthank, Harmon

Letter from Harmon Unthank to Mr. I. E. Peters

New York (N.Y.) - Supplying information on "public accountancy among Negroes in New York," as per Peters' request, and upon W. E. B. Du Bois' referral.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Nov. 7

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Emma Pischel

New York (N.Y.) - Per her letter (mums312-b180-i144), defending the validity (or insignificance of deviation) of his recent coverage of the Olympics in his "As the Crow Flies" "Crisis" editorial; noting the subjectivity of winning in athletics; and insisting that indeed the Germans were in the lead.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Oct.

Flechtheim, Ossip Kurt, 1909-

Joint seminar in social philosophy

Atlanta (Ga.) - Describing the topical content and structure of the seminar.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 May 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to N.A.A.C.P. Omaha Branch

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed H. J. Pickett; thanking him for his correspondence of May 5 (mums312-b060-i079) and assuring him "it is in keeping with my own thought"; enclosing a circular letter concerning Association matters and pledging to discuss it in greater detail at a later date.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers