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1933 Mar. 13

La Farge, Oliver, 1901-1963

Letter from Oliver La Farge to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerns possible candidates for the Du Bois Literary Prize.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Dec. 13

La Farge, Oliver, 1901-1963

Letter from Oliver La Farge to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerns awarding of the Du Bois Literary Prize, plans for a small ceremony on December 27 with a "very, very select" guest list.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 June 25

La Farge, Oliver, 1901-1963

Letter from Oliver La Farge to W. E. B. Du Bois, James Weldon Johnson, William S. Braithwaite, and Lewis Gannett

Saunderstown (R.I.) - Addressed to "Gentlemen of the Nominating Committee." Concerns candidates and judges for Du Bois Literary Prize.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 May 25

La Farge, Oliver, 1901-1963

Letter from Oliver La Farge to Charles W. Chesnutt

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the foundation and goals of the Du Bois Literary Prize, and the format of its Nominating Committee, and inviting him to join the Advisory Board, on the basis of "your interest in the advancement of colored people generally, and in literature."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Dec. 7

La Farge, Oliver, 1901-1963

W. E. B. Du Bois Prize for Negro Literature supplementary report

New York (N.Y.) - Submitted to Mrs. E. R. Mathews and to the Nominating Committee. Concerns awarding of the Du Bois Literary Prize and future of prize.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 May 8

Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938

Letter from James Weldon Johnson to Oliver La Farge

Nashville (Tenn.) - Concerns candidates for the Du Bois Literary Prize.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Apr. 13

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Oliver La Farge

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a meeting between La Farge and Louis Gannett at Du Bois's office.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 May 25

Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938

Letter from James Weldon Johnson to W. E. B. Du Bois, Oliver La Farge, Lewis Gannett, and William S. Braithwaite

Nashville (Tenn.) - Concerns candidates for the Du Bois Literary Prize.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers