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1957 Sept. 27

Kenyatta, Jomo

Letter from Jomo Kenyatta to Edward S. Lamaka, Esq.

Rift Valley Province (Kenya) - Thanking him for his gifts (money, candy, coffee, and some newspapers) and for thinking of him as he sits out his prison term. See mums312-b161-i198 for later rendering of same.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1958 May 21

Kenyatta, Jomo

Letter from Jomo Kenyatta to Edward S. Lamaka, Esq.

Rift Valley Province (Kenya) - Copy of a letter sending greetings and acknowledging gifts (money, coffee, candy, and newspapers); describing some trouble sending earlier thanks for same; and describing his monotonous prison life. See mums312-b161-i199 for said attempt.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Apr. 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Jomo Kenyatta

New York (N.Y.) - Reflecting on the success of the Manchester meeting of the Pan-African Congress; noting he shall be hosting for dinner the future Ambassador of Ceylon to the U.S.S.R.; and enclosing the Encyclopedia Africana proposal for his reaction and collaboration.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1959 June 2

Kenyatta, Jomo

Letter from Jomo Kenyatta to W. E. B. Du Bois

Nairobi (Kenya) - Kenyatta refers to Du Bois as brother; writes in response to Du Bois' letter dated June 4, 1958; Kenyatta speaks of their brothers in Africa and the West Indies obtaining freedom; discusses pan-Africanism congresses; asks Du Bois to make arrangements to have his children sent to America for their education.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1959 Apr. 2

Kenyatta, M. Wambui

Letter from M. Wambui Kenyatta to W. E. B. Du Bois

Nairobi (Kenya) - Kenyatta informs Du Bois that Jomo Kenyatta informed her that Du Bois could connect her with people to teach her about other countries, and to whom she could teach about Africa to; speaks of education in Africa; gives Du Bois information on Jomo Kenyatta.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1958 June 4

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Jomo Kenyatta

New York (N.Y.) - Upon receiving a copy of a his correspondence with Edward Lamaka, recalling with pleasure the making of Kenyatta's acquaintance at the 1945 Pan African Congress and sending him luck and warm greetings. See mums312-b161-i198, i199 for relevant letters.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Nov. 9

Kenya African Union

Letter from Kenya African Union to Pan African Federation

Nairobi (Kenya) - Copy of response to the Federation's request for opinions of the speech made by Grantly Adams; mentioning that they are in total disagreement with statements made by Adams.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Sept. 2

Telegram from Jomo Kenyatta to Mrs. William Du Bois

Nairobi (Kenya) - Noting the "great sorrow" brought upon himself and all the world upon the death of W. E. B. Du Bois, "your husband and my old friend."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 July 2

Kenyatta, Jomo

Letter from Jomo Kenyatta to W. E. B. Du Bois

Nairobi (Kenya) - Thanking Du Bois for his "message of congratulations on the attainment of internal self-government by Kenya"; stating that "the task before us is to create in Kenya a society to which Kenyans of all race, tribes and communities will feel proud to belong and in which everyone will be able to live and work with honour and dignity."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 June 19

Odinga, Ajuma Oginga, 1911-

Letter from A. Oginga Oginga to W. E. B. Du Bois

Kisumu (Kenya) - Enclosing a circular letter on the release of Jomo Kenyatta and seeking Du Bois's thoughts thereon; "Your opinion is considered as one of greatest importance."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers