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1930 Feb. 15

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Chicago Branch

Letter from the N.A.A.C.P. Chicago Branch to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Archie L. Weaver, Financial Secretary; declining Du Bois's offer to speak at the branch (proposed in mums312-b055-ii358), fearing that it would draw the same audience and fill the same function as his scheduled speaking engagement at the Church of the Good Shepherd.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Nov. 22

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Chicago Branch

Letter from N.A.A.C.P. Chicago Branch to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Archie L. Weaver; enclosing a $9.60 check to cover 8 subscription renewals to the "Crisis"; hoping the clippings he recently sent therefor have arrived; describing the facets of his convalescence; ordering a subscription for a Mr. Edward Grisby of his city; and pledging to submit a report on his branch activities a bit later on.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Nov. 30

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

Report of the Department of Special Research

Chicago (Ill.) - Reporting on the Department's November activities and endeavors; listing Du Bois's various speaking engagements and participation at conferences; noting the status of the NAACP's petition to the United Nations and outlining next steps to take thereon; and appending additional information on Hugh H. Smythe's endeavors (these are incorporated in type in the document's fin... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Nov. 30

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

Report of the Department of Special Research

Chicago (Ill.) - Reporting on the Department's November activities and endeavors; listing Du Bois's various speaking engagements and participation at conferences; noting the status of the NAACP's petition to the United Nations and outlining next steps to take thereon; and describing two articles prepared by Hugh H. Smythe on said petition, as well as two addresses given thereby to visit... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Feb. 5

Lewis, Morris

Letter from Morris Lewis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning the arrangements for Du Bois to lecture while in Chicago and the engagement Lewis has arranged through Mrs. Rosenfels and Mrs. Whitman. Lewis also suggests that Du Bois could address an assembly of students of Wendell Phillips High School.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Dec. 7

Rich, Faith

Letter from Faith Rich to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Soliciting from him "an analysis and estimate of the NAACP"; describing her own experience and impressions of the Chicago branch thereof; commenting on the Association's recent political affiliations and skirmishes; and inquiring into Du Bois's thoughts on the body's present role, initiatives, and purpose.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Dec. 1

Farrow, William

Letter from W. M. Farrow to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Regretting he has not kept an earlier promise to furnish a cover for the Christmas "Crisis" and reflecting on how fast time's flown; hoping to be granted more time to supply same; and assuring him "you may rely on my usual contribution around the Holidays.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Jan. 23

Lewis, Morris

Letter from Morris Lewis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning the leads Morris Lewis, Executive Secretary of the NAACP Chicago Branch, is working on to arrange for a lecture while Du Bois is in Chicago in February.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1958 June 9

Weaver, Archie L.

Letter from Archie L. Weaver to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Weaver inquires about Du Bois' involvement in the N.A.A.C.P.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Jan. 27

Lewis, Morris

Letter from Morris Lewis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning the arrangements for Du Bois to lecture while in Chicago. Lewis has received the telegram regarding Mrs. R. B. Herring. Lewis does not have any definite developments from Mrs. Irvin Rosenfels, Mrs. Jas. F. Porter and Miss Mary McDowell.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers