191 results found for: name:"Banks, W. R. (Willette Rutherford)"

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1935 Feb. 6

Atlanta University

Letter from Atlanta University to Prairie View State Normal and Industrial College

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerns forthcoming Sixth Conference on the Education of Negroes in Texas, on the subject "Economic Life of Negroes in Texas," and W. E. B. Du Bois's participation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956 Sept. 26

Banks, Glovina Virginia Perry

Letter from Glovina Virginia and W. R. Banks to W. E. B. Du Bois

Prairie View (Tex.) - Inquiring into how he stands with the Nasbrits; noting upcoming events at Prairie View State College; and noting difficulties finding work in the south if one's sexual liking "is in the wrong direction," but pledging to help a certain someone, if Du Bois can "answer the one most important question for us."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Sept. 24

Banks, Glovina Virginia Perry

Letter from W. R. and Glovina Virginia Perry Banks to Shirley and W. E. B. Du Bois

Prairie View (Tex.) - Addressed to "Dear Ones"; sending them "choicest blessings" and wishing them well on their way to Ghana; describing W. R.'s recent tribute at the College; and thanking Du Bois once again for the message of greeting he furnished thereto (mums312-b153-i385).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Apr. 9

Banks, Glovina Virginia Perry

Letter from W. R. and Glovina Virginia Perry Banks to Shirley and W. E. B. Du Bois

Prairie View (Tex.) - Addressed to "Dear Ones"; declaring themselves "your students" and "with all love and deep sympathy."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 July 7

Banks, Glovina Virginia Perry

Letter from Glovina Virginia Perry and William Rutherford Banks to W. E. B. Du Bois

Baltimore (Md.) - Relaying their condolences upon the June 26 passing of Nina Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Sept. 13

Banks, Glovina Virginia Perry

Letter from W. R. and Glovina Virginia Perry Banks to Shirley and W. E. B. Du Bois

Prairie View (Tex.) - Addressed to "Dear Ones"; thanking them for their letters and congratulating them generally on their contents; noting that Du Bois's work on the Encyclopedia Africana ought to be keeping him very busy; requesting they send 2 copies of "Worlds of Color"; and relaying well wishes from various mutual acquaintances.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Feb. 8

Banks, Glovina Virginia Perry

Letter from Virginia Banks to W. E. B. Du Bois

Prairie View (Tex.) - A thank you note from Mr. and Mrs. Banks concerning the gift of "Phylon" and for visiting them.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Dec. 12

Banks, Glovina Virginia Perry

Note from G. V. Banks to W. E. B. Du Bois

Prairie View (Tex.) - Thanking Du Bois for writing Elizabeth Perry Cannon just before she died and for the flowers.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Mar. 9

Banks, Glovina Virginia Perry

Letter from W. R. and G. V. Banks to W. E. B. Du Bois

Prairie View (Tex.) - Simply and overtly restating "the fact that we believe absolutely and unqualifiedly in you!"

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 July 11

Banks, W. R. (Willette Rutherford)

Letter from W. R. Banks to W. E. B. Du Bois

Prairie View (Tex.) - Providing information on Reverend Doyle, the only "Negro" he knows of that associated with Tom Watson.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers