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1946 Jan. 17

Edwards, Thyra J.

Letter from Thyra Edwards Gitlin to National Council of Negro Women

New York (N.Y.) - Asking that Williana Burroughs be added to the National Council of Negro Women's list of outstanding women. Fragment; contains only first page of letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Feb. 8

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Du Bois Williams

New York (N.Y.) - Second page of an incomplete letter; mentioning the life that they had wanted Du Bois Williams to have, that she has almost thrown away all of her opportunities, ways that she can turn her life around, and that she can marry "Pezavia" after she has gone to college.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Mar. 24

Herberg, Will

Letter from Will Herberg to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Providing criticism and reactions to the article on Karl Marx that Du Bois sent (see mums312-b193-i536 for Du Bois' letter).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1842 Oct.

American Temperance Union

Youth's Temperance Advocate

New York (N.Y.) - Features a temperance song entitled "Sparkling with Light" by James H. Aikman, as well as several stories concerning temperance and politics and the effects of intemperate men on women and family.

Burgett-Irey Family Papers

1930 June

National Council of the Young Men's Christian Associations of the United States of America

Fragment from the National Council of the Young Men's Christian Associations of the United States of America

New York (N.Y.) - Third, loosed, page of a report lamenting distressing incidents of racial discrimination withstood at the Council Conference, and celebrating that the delegates involved "cooperated so heartily in exploring the social dilemma presented by this experience." Drafted by the Executive Committee of the National Conference Committee, comprised of Thomas W. Graham, Leslie B... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Aug. 16

Fragment of envelope addressed to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Frontal fragment of letter addressed to Du Bois at his Litchfield, Maine vacation spot, returned to sender, as recipient is "not here."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Mar. 5

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Bronislaw Malinowski

New York (N.Y.) - Second page of his circular letter describing the false foundations and detrimental implications of the Smith Act seeking recipients' sympathy and cooperations in the effort to repeal same. See mums312-b142-i150 for copy of complete version.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927

Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938

Battle hymn for the republic / Lift every voice and sing

New York (N.Y.) - The lyrics to two popular hymns, taken from an unidentified source.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918

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

Miscellaneous fragments

New York (N.Y.) - Describes being "refused a room in the Hotel Modern" "because I was colored."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Mar. 5

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mr. Marek

New York (N.Y.) - Second page of his circular letter describing the false foundations and detrimental implications of the Smith Act seeking recipients' sympathy and cooperations in the effort to repeal same. See mums312-b142-i150 for copy of complete version.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers