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1903 May 28

Dunbar, Paul Laurence, 1872-1906

Autobiographical Sketch of Paul Laurence Dunbar

Toledo (Ohio) - Autobiographical sketch written by Paul Laurence Dunbar to be enclosed with a letter to W. E. B. Du Bois. Speaks of Dunbar's early publishing experience, working for the Chicago Record, Detroit Free Press, A. N. Kellogg Newspaper Co.; Dunbar began magazine work after the 1893 World Fair. Includes a list of published works. Signed, "I am not yet dead".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1903 Jan. 15

Dunbar, Paul Laurence, 1872-1906

Letter from Paul Laurence Dunbar to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Dunbar writes to Du Bois on the matter of a race book being published by Pott & Co and whether there may be money involved in the project. Du Bois writes a draft for reply on the reverse, stating that Potts & Co. requested use of an already published article which was unavailable. Du Bois speaks of publishing a small monthly magazine which he would edit and requests Dunbar's participation and endors... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Mar. 30

Letter from unidentified correspondent to Mrs. Steward Bell

New York (N.Y.) - Secretarial reply on behalf of W. E. B. Du Bois suggesting Mrs. Bell contact the Associated Publishers in Washington for a photograph of Paul Lawrence Dunbar.

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1916 Feb. 29

Fisher, William R.

Letter from William R. Fisher to W. E. B. Du Bois

Swiftwater (Pa.) - Fisher writes offering to give Du Bois his 1893 copy of Paul Dunbar's book, "Oak and Ivy". Annotation that Du Bois wrote back by hand a few days later.

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1903 May 28

Dunbar, Paul Laurence, 1872-1906

Letter from Paul Laurence Dunbar to W. E. B. Du Bois

Toledo (Ohio) - Dunbar writes on the stationery of the Toledo State Hospital, hoping that while away from his mail it was not too late to send Du Bois some material, and encloses an autobiographical sketch. Dunbar mentions he is doing the same for Potts & Co.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1903

Dunbar, Paul Laurence, 1872-1906

Letter from Paul Laurence Dunbar to W. E. B. Du Bois

Baltimore (Md.) - Dunbar writes that he does not have biographical dates with him and will send them when he returns to Chicago, but tells Du Bois not to wait and to get information from "Who's Who" if he can. Asks that Du Bois look for an article of Dunbar's that was not returned.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1903 July 24

Dunbar, Paul Laurence, 1872-1906

Letter from Paul Laurence Dunbar to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Dunbar writes to thank Du Bois for the mention in an article in the Book Lover's Magazine. Dunbar writes that he has been doing a project on the same subject for James Pott & Co. and does not want Du Bois to think it a conflict. Dunbar notes he is looking forward to reading "The Souls of Black Folk".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Feb. 10

Johnson, L. W.

Letter from L. W. Johnson to The Crisis

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning a request for the writings of Paul Lawrence Dunbar and James Weldon Johnson.

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1927 Mar. 25

Bell, Steward, Mrs.

Letter from Mrs. Steward Bell to W. E. B. Du Bois

Syracuse (N.Y.) - Looking to purchase a picture of Paul Lawrence Dunbar.

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1906 Feb. 24

Dodd, Mead & Company

Letter from Dodd, Mead & Company to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Dodd, Mead & Company write to say they have no bibliography of Dunbar's works and do not believe a biography of Dunbar would sell well enough to warrant its publication.

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