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1959 Aug. 6

Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar, 1910-1995

Letter from L. D. Reddick to W. E. B. Du Bois

Montgomery (Ala.) - Reddick informs Du Bois that he will be visiting New York. Enclosure not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 July 7

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to New York Public Library Schomburg Center

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to L. D. Reddick; in an effort to locate all his manuscripts, inquiring which one it was he donated to the Collection "about three or four years ago."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Apr. 21

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Atlanta University Library

New York (N.Y.) - Responding to a previous letter; mentioning an enclosed copy of his speech for the Stalin Memorial (not enclosed with item) and mentioning that he does not have copies of everyone's speeches but that he has asked the secretary of the Soviet Friendship Council to assist.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Mar. 7

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to W. A. Hunton and L. D. Reddick

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing the tentative invitation to the Colonial Conference and seeking their (respective) comments thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Jan. 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Lawrence D. Reddick

Atlanta (Ga.) - Informing Reddick that he has twice read papers before the American Historical Society: once in 1891 or 1892 on the "Enforcement of the Slave-Trade Laws" and in December , 1909 on "Reconstruction and its Benefits".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Apr. 2

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to L. D. Reddick

New York (N.Y.) - Reminding him of his earlier pledge to make arrangements for a luncheon at the YMCA and to secure a stenotypist's services thereat.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 June 5

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to L. D. Reddick

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Concerning the reprinting of "Souls of Black Folk" by Betty Fast and Blue Heron Press.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Mar. 23

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to L. D. Reddick

New York (N.Y.) - Lamenting the news of his dismissal from Atlanta University but admitting "matters are shaping up [there] as I have been afraid they would"; enclosing, per his request (mums312-b143-i191) a copy of "Suppression"; and inquiring into the terms of his contract and opportunity to appeal Clement's decision.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Mar. 4

Atlanta University

Letter from Atlanta University to Lawrence D. Reddick

Atlanta (Ga.) - Signed Rufus E. Clement, President; in response to his plea of mums312-b143-i189 for the intervention of an impartial committee, regretting that he shall simply "not be retained as University Librarian beyond September 1, 1955," and refusing to appoint any sort of committee to review the decision.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Mar. 3

Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar, 1910-1995

Letter from Lawrence D. Reddick to Atlanta University

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Rufus E. Clement, President; in response to his recent letter (mums312-b143-i188), requesting once again that they ask an impartial committee to review the matter of his dismissal from the University; and noting sadly that "Today happens to be my birthday. What a way to celebrate a birthday!"

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers