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1928 Apr. 21

Owens, Maude I.

Letter from Maude Owens to W. E. B. Du Bois

Monessen (Pa.) - Thanking him for his recent letter (mums312-b180-i068), relaying compliments and prize money; describing at length her thoughts on her writing and ideas for plot development; noting recent involvement with the local N.A.A.C.P. chapter; and mentioning various other facets of her seemingly abundantly creative life.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Jan. 6

American Youth for Democracy

Letter from American Youth for Democracy to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Stuart Cleveland, Managing Editor; commissioning from him or his assistant an article "on the Negro people since the war"; outlining the various facets of the issue to be addressed therein; and hoping he can submit same by February 1, to appear in the second "New Student"'s "Brotherhood Month" issue.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 July 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Morris Brown College

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to President W. A. Fountain; describing the aims and facets of the impending Phylon Institute, and seeking his consideration of future cooperative efforts for research into its principal theme, "the economic condition of Negroes" in the south.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 July 14

Atlantic Monthly

Letter from Atlantic Monthly to W. E. B. Du Bois

Boston (Mass.) - Signed Edward Weeks, Editor; looking forward to soon receiving his article on "the Negro problem," in its domestic and international facets (see mums312-b117-i143 for description and outline.)

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Oct. 3

D'Oliveira, Joseph

Letter from Joseph d'Oliveira to Joseph Vanderkuylen

Leopoldville (Congo) - Thanking him for his letter; lamenting his recent illness and congratulating him on soon becoming a grandfather; regretting he cannot supply, as requested, an article for his son-in-law's paper but offering to send a 110-page unedited manuscript; describing difficulties attaining posts in the Congo and deeming him "too pro-Negro for the Colony"; describing conditions in... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Aug. 1

Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964

Letter from Anna Melissa Graves to W. E. B. and Shirley Du Bois

Covington (La.) - Describing routine and daily goings-on at her new location in Covington; commenting on various facets of U.S. foreign policy; noting various other matters and recent experiences; and inquiring into the wellbeing of Oliver Cromwell Cox.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Feb. 25

World Peace Council

Appeal for a peace pact

Berlin (Germany) - Reprinting the facets of the peace resolution adopted unanimously at the Council's Berlin meeting, and calling upon "all peace-loving nations to support this pact." See mums312-b135-i412 for poster version.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946

Southern Negro Youth Congress

Southern Negro Youth Congress constitution

Birmingham (Ala.) - Regulating the facets of the Congress's name, nature, title, purpose, membership, activities, officers, leading bodies, and meetings.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

2018 Apr. 22

Nguyen, Phong P.

Phong P. Nguyen: interview with Jesse Linder and Minh Nguyen

Springfield (Mass.) - When he immigrated from Vietnam in his mid 20's, fully acclimating to life in the United States seemed a nearly insurmountable challenge to our interviewee, Phong Nguyen. As he described in detail, the night and day contrast of American and Vietnamese culture made adjustment exceedingly difficult. Nguyen found himself needing to adjust to facets of everyday life from the automatic doors of grocery sto... more

Asian Americans in Western Mass. Oral History Collection

1989 Nov. 20

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Ian Todd

Europe - In response to Todd's memorandum about IMG real estate and resort developments in Europe, McCormack suggests gradually phasing out of the Gerry Buckley relationship, and is glad Todd is finally enthusiastic about this facet of IMG's business.

Mark H. McCormack Papers