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1930 Feb. 3

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to L. P. Alston

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois clarifies the membership situation of Frances Gunner.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1910

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

Story idea

Of a refined colored woman riding through the south on Pullman and suddenly landed in a small town.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Nov. 12

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to William H. Jones

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting that he furnish a copy of his latest book, "Recreation and Amusement among Negroes in Washington," so as to review same in a forthcoming number of the "Crisis" and noting that said feature "would be calculated to help the sale of the book."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Jan. 3

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Marthe Sturm

New York (N.Y.) - Sends holiday greetings on behalf of Du Bois family.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 June 23

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Oswald Garrison Villard

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a draft of a speech Du Bois is planning to deliver.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1981

Henry, Diana Mara

Lawrence Alloway and Sylvia Sleigh

New York (N.Y.) - Art critic Lawrence Alloway in his wheelchair, with his wife the artist Sylvia Sleigh in their home in Greenwich Village.

Diana Mara Henry Papers

1961 Sept. 21

Carsch, Henry

Letter from Henry Carsch to Shirley and W. E. B. Du Bois

Princeton (N.J.) - Describing his work on "the first lap" of a project on Children's literature; and inviting them to address the department on a topic, and date, of their choosing.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Mar. 8

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mr. Whittaker

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerning suggested courses for graduate work in Sociology for the summer school. Courses include: "The Race problem in Present Day Europe". "The New Deal and the Negro", "The Problem of Racial Segregation in the United States" and its Rational Philosophy", "The History and Sociology of the American Negro Since 1870".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Nov. 26

Myrdal, Gunnar, 1898-1987

Letter from Gunnar Myrdal to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Myrdal thanks Du Bois for his kindness during his recent visit south. "The most interesting discussion I had with you on the social and racial question was extremely valuable to me in understanding the magnitude of our problem..."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Oct. 8

Perry, Marian Wynn

Memorandum from Marian Wynn Perry to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Warning him of the prescriptions of a U.S. legal statute and expressing concern for its potential application to the Association's petition to the United Nations.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers