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1950 July 8

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

As the crow flies

Noting the passing of Du Bois' wife of 55 years, Nina Du Bois; Du Bois reflects on his marriage and life with Nina, admitting he was not always, "on the whole, what one would describe as a good husband."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 July 8

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

As the crow flies

Noting the passing of Du Bois' wife of 55 years, Nina Du Bois; Du Bois reflects on his marriage and life with Nina, admitting he was not always, "on the whole, what one would describe as a good husband."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers