34 results found for: name:"International Mark Twain Society"

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1947

International Mark Twain Society

International Mark Twain Society

Webster Groves (Mo.) - Describing the Society's history, membership guidelines, honorary members, medals, and publications, and citing acclaim from Franklin D. Roosevelt and Winston S. Churchill.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Nov. 7

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mark Twain Society

New York (N.Y.) - To Cyril Clemens. Regarding honorary membership in Mark Twain Society.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Oct. 30

International Mark Twain Society

Letter from Mark Twain Society to W. E. B. Du Bois

Mayfield (Calif.) - From Cyril Clemens. Recognizes "excellent treatise": "The Suppression of the Slave Trade," offers Du Bois honorary membership in Mark Twain Society.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Nov. 16

International Mark Twain Society

Letter from Mark Twain Society to W. E. B. Du Bois

Mayfield (Calif.) - From Cyril Clemens. Welcomes Du Bois as honorary member of Mark Twain Society, sends greetings from "all the members."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Mar. 25

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Letter from Hugh H. Smythe to Mark Twain Society

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Cyril Clemens; acknowledging his March 17 letter to W. E. B. Du Bois (mums312-b122-i307); agreeing to inscribe the Society's copy of "The Souls of Black Folk," per that letter's request; and gladly accepting a copy of its biography of Twain, also offered therein.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938

Clemens, Cyril, 1902-

Letter from Cyril Clemens to W. E. B. Du Bois

Webster Groves (Mo.) - Clemens thanks Du Bois for agree to write on Negro Humor.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 May 11

International Mark Twain Society

Letter from the Mark Twain Society to W. E. B. Du Bois

Thank you for an autographed copy of "Souls of Black Folk". Written aboard the S. S. Calgaric

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 May 31

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to International Mark Twain Society

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Cyril Clemens; apologizing for so belatedly delivering the long-promised statement on "Negro humor"; warning that it is "short, inadequate and possibly untrue"; describing his new book, "Black Folk: Then and Now"; and remarking on the publication potential of the novel mentioned in his most recent postcard (mums312-b088-i328).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Jan. 22

International Mark Twain Society

Postcard from International Mark Twain Society to W. E. B. Du Bois

Webster Groves (Mo.) - Signed Cyril Clemens; in ever-eager anticipation of his long-awaited remarks on "Negro humor."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers