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1940 Feb. 20

Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964

Letter from John Haynes Holmes

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining that his friend, Dora Maxwell is working on a project with the "Negro population in east Maryland, along the waters of the Chesapeake Bay," and was wondering if one of Du Bois's graduate students would be interested in studying their conditions of life. Written on Community Church of New York stationary.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers