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1950 Mar. 6

Hyman, Lillian, 1916-2012

Letter from Lillian Murphy to Professional and Cultural Society

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed Emanuel H. Bloch; per his invitation (mums312-b129-i286), noting that W. E. B. Du Bois has been accepting very few speaking engagements of late and relaying his $50 fee for such services.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Jan. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Isaac Beton

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning assistance to Mr. and Mrs. Franc Frank, researching Colonial subjects.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Mar. 24

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Hazel Branch

Atlanta (Ga.) - Du Bois apologizes that Branch has so much burden on her. Enclosure not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

2007 Dec.

Dairy buildings, Cow Barn (Tobin Hall in background) Brooks Barn Complex, UMass Amherst

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photographs taken for the Massachusetts Historical Commission to document the Brooks Barn Complex (3) at UMass Amherst -- including the Cow Barn, Grinnell Arena, and milkers' bungalow -- in preparation for demolition.

University of Massachusetts Physical Plant Records

1929 Nov. 20

Ricardo, Foster

Letter from Foster M. Ricardo to Crisis

Riverside (Conn.) - Enclosing a proposal to boost "enthusiasm and morale" amidst "the local colored populace" and expressing interest in spreading news of same via print in the magazine.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1972 Sept. 20

Chilcote, Judy

Letter from Judy Chilcote to Ray Cave

Chilcote sends Robert Ray's new address and phone number.

Mark H. McCormack Papers


Postcard of the island of Philae

Philae (Egypt) - Postcard showing picture of temple and monuments. On reverse, space for writing a message is blank, but the word "postcard" appears printed in eleven different languages.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Feb. 23

Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977

Telegram from Shirley Graham to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Wishing him "joy and brighter dreams" on the occasion of his "three score ten" birthday.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers


Mange, Arthur P.

Descent from pious parents

Hadley (Mass.) - Close-up of a grave marker that reads In Memory of Mrs. Mary Consort of Mr. Ebenenzer Marsh (descended from pious parents) who died July 2d 1759 in Her 69 Year.

Arthur P. Mange Photograph Collection