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1946 Sept. 16

Negro Digest

Letter from Negro Digest to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Ben Burns, Executive Editor; describing the enduring civil, social and political inequalities suffered by "American Negro" and soliciting from him a 1500-2000 word article for the Digest on the question of whether they can "expect to win full freedom in America by 1965."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Sept. 30

Negro Digest

Letter from Negro Digest to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Ben Burns, Executive Editor; looking forward to seeing his article by mid-October (see mums312-b111-i144 for details) and thanking him for the contribution.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Nov. 11

Negro Digest

Letter from Negro Digest to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Ben Burns, Executive Editor; citing from Homer Smith's recent letter to the Digest commenting on Du Bois's recent article therein (see mums312-b111-i144 for related commission).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Sept. 16

Century Service Exchange

Letter from Century Service Exchange to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed F. H. Hammurabi Robb; describing their support and admiration for his work and publications; describing their book distribution services and seeking publicity material from him for said purpose; inquiring where they may find old copies of "some of your classic works"; and praising his writing's "power, poise, and incisive zeal."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers