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1947 Nov. 21

Letter from unidentified correspondent to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed "Robert D.C." Stating that "bible students are the most interesting question," and that he is afraid to open a public debate. Envelope included.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925

Cumings, George M.

Letter from George M. Cumings to W. E. B. Du Bois [fragment]

Cumings explains to Du Bois that his intention is to introduce young and intelligent colored men to the canned goods industry.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Aug.

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People critique

Critiquing the NAACP's present constitutional structure of the organization, citing its "lack of democratic and popular control, is a direct cause of the lack of real response from the masses of Negroes."

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

1948 Mar. 20

West Africa no. 1622 vol. 32 [fragment]

Africa, West - Articles on an Under Secretary for African Colonies, recommendation for a commission to examine recent disturbances in the British colonies.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1958 Dec. 10

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

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

Moscow (Russia) - Du Bois tells Yolande about his travels with Shirley abroad.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928

Letter from unidentified correspondent to unidentified correspondent [fragment]

Concerns attempts to sabotage the management of the U.S. Veterans hospital in Tuskegee, Alabama by Colonel Joseph Henry Ward.

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

1954

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

Book order fragment

- Noting the numbers of hard cover, soft cover, and "De Sable" books (the latter by Shirley Graham) possibly ordered or requested by an unnamed individual or institution, perhaps in advance of W. E. B. and Shirley Du Bois's joint west coast lecture tour in spring 1954.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers