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1936 Feb. 27

Porter, Dorothy

Letter from Dorothy Porter to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - In answer to his query (mums312-b080-i139), describing a recent study she'd conducted on "Library Sources for the Study of Negro Life," soon to be published in the "Journal of Negro Education"; regarding the Encyclopedia's compilation process and offering to be of service thereto.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Apr. 23

Porter, Dorothy

Letter from Dorothy Porter to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Noting that her study, "Library Sources for the Study of Negro Life," has now been published in the "Journal of Negro Education"; offering to furnish additional information thereon; and describing the "few private libraries containing good materials on the Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Feb. 4

Howard University . Libraries

Letter from Howard University Library to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Dorothy Porter, Supervisor, Negro Collection; suggesting he recommend the Institute of American History acquire a copy of the University library's Africa Collection and enclosing an announcement describing same.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 May 12

Fisher, Ruth Anna, 1886-

Letter from Ruth Anna Fisher to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - In response to his query (mums312-b102-i400), describing recent employment patterns and experiences at the Library of Congress, and commenting on the position of "Consultant in Negro History."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers