22 results found for: Sydney Strong

Gallery view

1928 Feb. 17

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

My Belief in Personal Immortality

New York (N.Y.) - Statement on "personal immortality."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Aug. 29

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Sydney Strong

New York (N.Y.) - Returning to him a certain article by Miss Strong, submitted through William Pickens to the "Crisis" "some time ago."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Oct. 12

Strong, Sydney, 1860-1938

Letter from Sydney Strong to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning an article by Du Bois in the "Nation." Appreciates how Du Bois addressed "the situation in America."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Oct. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Sydney Strong

New York (N.Y.) - Expresses thanks for Strong's letter about Du Bois's article in the "Nation."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 May

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

Manuscript on Prayer

New York (N.Y.) - Draft of a manuscript written in response to Sydney Strong's request for a "deepest prayer"; beginning succinctly, "I do not believe in prayer," discussing matters of faith, the human soul, and God, and concluding "I will be damned before I will worship and grovel before an aristocratic King and self-centered snob, whose chief business... seems to be to send sinners to ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 May

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

Manuscript on Prayer

New York (N.Y.) - Second draft of a manuscript written in response to Sydney Strong's request for a "deepest prayer"; typed on "The Crisis" stationery; beginning succinctly, "I do not believe in prayer," discussing matters of faith, the human soul, and God, and concluding that "I will pray, if pray I must, to my fellowmen."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 May 4

Strong, Sydney, 1860-1938

Letter from Sydney Strong to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - In answer to his query regarding the disposition of "The Gift of Black Folk," writing that they shall be happy to reprint the book "if the demand arises," and that otherwise, they would be willing to sell him the plates for $250.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Oct.

Strong, Sydney, 1860-1938

First American paper appears in Moscow

New York (N.Y.) - Noting the first newspaper written in English to appear in Moscow, edited by American writer and lecturer Anna Louise Strong; Sidney Strong invites friends of his daughter to subscribe and/or to be added on an exchange list.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Oct. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Sydney Strong

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois would be happy to exchange the Crisis with Strong's daughters' paper in Moscow.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Oct. 16

Strong, Sydney, 1860-1938

Letter from Sydney Strong to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning setting up an exchange with his daughter's paper in Moscow with the Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers