35 results found for: name:"Clemens, Cyril, 1902-"

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1947

International Mark Twain Society

International Mark Twain Society

Webster Groves (Mo.) - Describing the Society's history, membership guidelines, honorary members, medals, and publications, and citing acclaim from Franklin D. Roosevelt and Winston S. Churchill.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Mar. 25

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Letter from Hugh H. Smythe to Mark Twain Society

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Cyril Clemens; acknowledging his March 17 letter to W. E. B. Du Bois (mums312-b122-i307); agreeing to inscribe the Society's copy of "The Souls of Black Folk," per that letter's request; and gladly accepting a copy of its biography of Twain, also offered therein.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938

Clemens, Cyril, 1902-

Letter from Cyril Clemens to W. E. B. Du Bois

Webster Groves (Mo.) - Clemens thanks Du Bois for agree to write on Negro Humor.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 May 11

International Mark Twain Society

Letter from the Mark Twain Society to W. E. B. Du Bois

Thank you for an autographed copy of "Souls of Black Folk". Written aboard the S. S. Calgaric

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 May 31

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to International Mark Twain Society

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Cyril Clemens; apologizing for so belatedly delivering the long-promised statement on "Negro humor"; warning that it is "short, inadequate and possibly untrue"; describing his new book, "Black Folk: Then and Now"; and remarking on the publication potential of the novel mentioned in his most recent postcard (mums312-b088-i328).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Jan. 22

International Mark Twain Society

Postcard from International Mark Twain Society to W. E. B. Du Bois

Webster Groves (Mo.) - Signed Cyril Clemens; in ever-eager anticipation of his long-awaited remarks on "Negro humor."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Aug. 31

International Mark Twain Society

Letter from International Mark Twain Society to W. E. B. Du Bois

Webster Groves (Mo.) - Signed Cyril Clemens, President; relaying that he has been elected a Knight of the Society; noting that arrangements are underway to mark the passing of fellow member Franklin D. Roosevelt; requesting that he inscribe the last page of a tribute to "Negro Humor" in the Society's library; and enclosing a brochure describing the organization.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Dec. 18

International Mark Twain Society

Letter from International Mark Twain Society to W. E. B. Du Bois

Webster Groves (Mo.) - Informing Du Bois that he has been elected "Knight of Mark Twain."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Sept. 23

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to International Mark Twain Society

New York (N.Y.) - Per his request (mums312-b115-i462), enclosing the last page of his tribute to "Negro Humor" and apologizing for the item's belated submission.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Mar. 27

International Mark Twain Society

Letter from the Mark Twain Society to W. E. B. Du Bois

Mayfield (Calif.) - Concerning a request for an autographed copy of Du Bois' books for a Society library.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers