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1951 Aug. 1

Barbe, Muriel Culp

Letter from Muriel Culp Barbe to National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates

Burbank (Calif.) - Addressed to Alice Citron; enclosing a copy of her recent letter to California Governor Earl Warren relaying an "unpleasant experience" with the National Institute of Arts and Letters.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1978 Apr. 7

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Ian Hamilton

McCormack believes E. C. M. Kniel of Geneva is a man of high character with an excellent reputation.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1930 Nov. 7

Farrell, Jane

Letter from Jane Farrell to N.A.A.C.P.

Saratoga Springs (N.Y.) - Addressed to James Weldon Johnson; thanking him for his note of November 5 (not in collection) and on behalf of Peabody, ordering various copies of the "Crisis" number therein referenced.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Jan. 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Hi-Y Club, Carlton Avenue YMCA

New York (N.Y.) - To Thomas R. Jones, president of the Hi-Y Club, Beta chapter, YMCA Carlton Avenue Branch, Brooklyn. Cannot speak at banquet due to scheduling conflict.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Nov. 14

Moryck, Brenda R.

Letter from Brenda R. Moryck to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - As per the "mysterious" co-appearance, in the "Crisis" and in the "Light," of a short story of hers, reiterating her previous pledge to forward along the pertinent correspondence of the editors of the latter, and requesting he read and return them duly.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Aug.

Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977

Cable from Shirley Graham Du Bois to James Aronson

Accra (Ghana) - Inviting Howard Melish to speak at W. E. B. Du Bois's memorial service in Accra, Ghana.

James Aronson-W. E. B. Du Bois Collection

1901 July 26

Moodey, Hannah Maria Chapin, 1831-1909

Letter from Hannah Maria Chapin Moodey to Florence Porter Lyman

Perry (Me.) - Thanks for letter, recalls injuries of child possibly related to her, and health and activities of relatives.

Florence Porter Lyman Papers

1931 June 30

Golden Book of Tagore

Blank form letter to the editor of The Golden Book of Tagore

Calcutta (India) - Concerning a contribution to the Golden Book of Tagore.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Jan. 18

Dyett, J. H. Russell

Letter from J. H. Russell Dyett to W. E. B. Du Bois

West Palm Beach (Fla.) - Regretting his inability to arrange a speaking engagement for Du Bois in January, mostly "on account of the [busyness of] the winter season," and hoping to be able to host him in the future.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Jan. 7

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to M. M. D. Perdue

New York (N.Y.) - Clarifying that earlier remarks he made expressed his views as an individual, not a representative of the N.A.C.P.; explaining the reasons behind the "Crisis"'s (and others') objection to the term "Negress"; and admitting that terminology aside, "What we want to fight is the spirit" behind their use in modern society.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers