Name

Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett), 1878-1971 (478)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (438)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (140)
Crisis (Firm) (53)
White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955 (28)
Spingarn, Joel Elias, 1875-1939 (26)
Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951 (17)
Martin, Isadore (14)
Du Bois Testimonial Committee (13)
Frobenius, Leo, 1873-1938 (11)
Howard University (7)
Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981 (6)
Alexander, Lillian (5)
Du Bois, Nina (5)
Du Bois, Yolande (5)
Rosten and Company (5)
Wright, Louis T. (Louis Tompkins), 1891-1952 (5)
Bagnall, Robert W. (4)
Brothers, Frank (3)
Crawford, George W. (3)
Davis, Harry E. (3)
James Weldon Johnson Dinner Committee (3)
Pickens, William, 1881-1954 (3)
Scott, Emmett J. (Emmett Jay), 1873-1957 (3)
Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977 (3)
A. A. Wynn Publishers (New York, N.Y.) (2)
Black Star Line, Inc. (2)
Burghardt, Othello (2)
Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977 (2)
Fabre Steamship Company (2)
Hunton, Alphaeus, 1903-1970 (2)
Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938 (2)
Logan, Rayford Whittingham, 1897-1982 (2)
Lovett, Robert Morss, 1870-1956 (2)
Malvan, Irene C. (2)
Milholland, John E., 1860-1925 (2)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Board of Directors (2)
Nerney, Mary Childs (2)
Perry, Bernard B. (2)
Smith, Wilford H. (2)
Spelman College (2)
Williams Press (2)
Winchester, Harold P. (2)
Zand, Herman H. (2)
Andrews, R. McCants (Robert McCants) (1)
Atlanta University Press (1)
Chalmers, Allan Knight, b. 1897 (1)
Cheyney Training School for Teachers (1)
Chicago tribune (1)
Coleman, M. M. (1)
Conference of Presidents of Negro Land Grant Colleges (1)
Council on African Affairs (1)
Crawford, Alice (1)
Cullen, Countee, 1903-1946 (1)
Democratic Party (U.S.) (1)
Dill, Augustus Granville (1)
Fauset, Jessie Redmon (1)
Gordon, Edward (1)
Heron, Laurence Tunstall (1)
Hill, Leslie Pinckney, 1880-1960 (1)
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 (1)
Humphrey, John P. (1)
Johnston, V. D. (1)
Lewis, Alfred Baker, 1897- (1)
Lochard, Metz T. P., 1896-1984 (1)
Madam C.J. Walker Manufacturing Company (1)
Marshall, Thurgood, 1908-1993 (1)
Mitchell, Z.W. (1)
Moses, Herbert B. (1)
Nash, Roy (1)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Legal Committee (1)
New York (State) . Dept. of Taxation and Finance (1)
Pan African Congress (1)
Paz, Maurice (1)
Phylon (1940) (1)
Rice, Charles L. (1)
Seligmann, Herbert J. (Herbert Jacob), 1891- (1)
Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett), 1878-1971, Mr. and Mrs. (1)
Spingarn, Marion (1)
Tobias, Channing H. (1)
United Nations . Commission on Human Rights (1)
United States . Supreme Court (1)
United States . War Dept. . Military Intelligence Division (1)
Van Wyck, Sidney McMechen, 1868-1931 (1)
W. C. Heaton and Company (1)
W. E. B. Du Bois Testimonial Dinner Committee (1)
Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915 (1)

Topic

Finance, Personal (43)
Homes and haunts (25)
Finance (12)
Trials, litigation, etc. (9)
Will (4)
Divorce (3)
Health (3)
United Nations (3)
African American artists (2)
Anniversaries, etc. (2)
Statues (2)
14th Amendment (1)
African Americans (1)
Committees (1)
Constitution (1)
Economic conditions (1)
Election (1)
Equality (1)
Estate (1)
Marriage (1)
Officials and employees (1)
Peonage (1)
Presidents (1)
Social aspects (1)
Spingarn Medal (1)
Travel (1)
Voting (1)

Genre

Correspondence (451)
Memorandums (23)
Telegrams (8)
Minutes (administrative records) (4)
Contracts (3)
Lists (document genres) (3)
Reports (3)
Notes (2)
Announcements (1)
Drafts (documents) (1)
Legal correspondence (1)
Powers of attorney (1)
Programs (documents) (1)
Supplements (document genre) (1)
Texts (document genres) (1)
Visiting cards (1)
Wedding announcements (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (479)

Place

New York (N.Y.) (366)
Atlanta (Ga.) (74)
New York (16)
Great Barrington (Mass.) (10)
United States (3)
Washington (D.C.) (3)
Albany (N.Y.) (2)
Charleston (S.C.) (2)
New York (N.Y.) (2)
New York (N. Y.) (2)
Amenia (N.Y.) (1)
Baltimore (Md.) (1)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) (1)
Cambridge (Mass.) (1)
East Saint Louis (Ill.) (1)
Frankfurt an der Oder (Germany) (1)
Great Barrington (1)
Lake Success (N.Y.) (1)
Lake Zurich (Ill.) (1)
Manchester (England) (1)
Massachusetts (1)
New York (N.y.) (1)
New york (N.Y.) (1)
Port-au-Prince (Haiti) (1)
Prairie View (Tex.) (1)
Saint Louis (Mo.) (1)
San Francisco (Calif.) (1)
Unknown (1)

 

 

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New York (N.Y.) - From Secretary. Acknowledges receipt of letter to W. E. B. Du Bois, currently out of town.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

1931 Aug. 13
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to the legal representative of Thomas and Palmer, the company Du Bois contracted for work on his Great Barrington home, concerning the resolution of the dispute.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett), 1878-1971
1929 July 22
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New York (N.Y.) -
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett), 1878-1971
1934
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Great Barrington (Mass.) - On legal behalf of Thomas and Palmer, the company Du Bois contracted for work on his Great Barrington home, enclosing a court summons "which I suggest you take up with Dr. Du Bois at his convenience" and stating the figure owed by Du Bois, "which has now been increased in the sum of $6.20 additional, representing sheriff's costs and entry fee."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Brothers, Frank
1929 Sept. 21
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Great Barrington (Mass.) - On legal behalf of Thomas and Palmer, the company Du Bois contracted for work on his Great Barrington home, demanding Du Bois' payment, and asking that Spingarn "take up the matter with him to ascertain his present position on this account."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Brothers, Frank
1929 Sept. 4
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Counsellor at law. Also says "merry x-mas".
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett), 1878-1971
1927
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed by secretary; acknowledging receipt of Spingarn's letter of 10 July and ensuring it will be answered promptly upon W. E. B. Du Bois' return to the office "some time next week."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

1929 July 11
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Washington (D.C.) - Announcement of wedding on the 27th of January, 1918.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

1918 Feb.
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Calling for his attendance at the April 9 Association Board meeting to fight what is allegedly J. E. Spingarn's attempt "to oust [W. E. B.] Du Bois from 'The Crisis,'" and referring him to the editorial in last week's "New York Age."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Alexander, Lillian
1934 Apr. 3
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning donations for a gift for James Weldon Johnson.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

James Weldon Johnson Dinner Committee
1931 Apr. 28