1923 Feb. 2
Ryan, J. H.
Tacoma (Wash.) - Responding to communication Du Bois sent to Fred Harris of Tacoma, Washington regarding issues of a divided Black community between those recognized as Marcus Garvey supporters ("Garveyites") and those aligned with the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). Suggests meeting in Seattle rather than Tacoma. Typewritten on stationery from the State of Washington Eighteenth Leg... more
1929 Apr. 22
Chicago (Ill.) - Noting she's deferred his invitation to write a "Crisis" piece on her mother (see mums312-b182-i270) to Wendell Phillips Dabney, who will be getting in touch with the magazine shortly on related particulars; and noting he (Du Bois) is welcome at her home any time, "and if you ever to come to Chicago again without getting in touch with me I will feel hurt about it."
1930 Mar. 5
New York (N.Y.) - Signed by secretary; confirming receipt of her letter and assuring it will be answered by W. E. B. Du Bois upon his return to the office on or around 22 March.
1952 Feb. 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to John Abt; citing from the Essex House's telegram cancelling his 1951 testimonial dinner and inquiring where he might find out more about "the interests that control" that institution.
1950 Nov. 1
School of Jewish Studies (New York, N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.) - Signed Chaim Suller, Executive Secretary; enclosing another copy of their as-yet unanswered invitation of October 20 (mums312-b129-i358) and hoping he can make the occasion.
1977 Apr. 12
McCormack, Mark H.
Colgate has agreed to a three-year worldwide contract for Raymond Floyd.
Mentioning that Nina Du Bois will at the Club of Sixteen to meet Ada Young.