143 results found for: name:"Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964"

Gallery view

1957 Aug. 7

Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964

Elizabeth Graves

Covington (La.) - Photograph of Elizabeth Graves, Anna Melissa Graves' daughter, at age 12.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 July 12

Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964

Letter from Anna Melissa Graves to Margaret

Baltimore (Md.) - Enclosing a letter recently sent to President Truman; warning it might be dangerous to be her friend; criticizing and commenting at length on U.S. foreign policy and anti-communism measures; inquiring into the author of "the book on Communism you threw into the fire"; and expressing concern over her loss of appetite.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1943 Nov. 4

Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964

Book reviews and other comments on 'Benvenuto Cellini Had No Prejudice Against Bronze'

Westminster (Md.) - Compilation of abstracts from reviews of her recent book, "Benvenuto Cellini Had No Prejudice Against Bronze," from articles by Leslie Pinckney Hill, W. E. B. Du Bois, J. A. Rogers, and others.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1959

Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964

Comment on an article

China - Graves criticizes an article entitled "China Shakes the World Again" by Leo Huberman and Paul Sweezy.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Jan. 13

Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964

Both Deeper Than and Above the Melee book jacket and page proofs

Westminster (Md.) - Proofs of the cover and various pages of her forthcoming book, offering "explanation of the jacket illustrations" and selections from the "letters from Europeans" included therein.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957

Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964

Letter from Anna Melissa Graves to Mrs. Lyons

Covington (La.) - Graves explains to Mrs. Lyons that she feels as though she isn't doing as much as she should for peace.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932

Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964

Letter from Anna M. Graves to Manchester Guardian

Geneva (Switzerland) - Thoroughly criticizing her "surprise and distress" at the periodical's attitude towards Liberia, on the basis of her personal experience and extensive knowledge of that country.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Dec.

Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964

Letter from Anna Melissa Graves to unidentified correspondent

Baltimore (Md.) - Thanking recipient of the clipping on E. D. Diggs (mums312-b151-i389) and commenting on length thereon; noting her distrust of the U.S. government; describing Diggs's background, experience, and mistreatment; noting plans to ask W. E. B. Du Bois and other prominent acquaintances "what they think of the danger to the Negroes themselves and to the Negro Cause." See also mums312-b151-... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957 Nov. 15

Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964

Letter from Anna Melissa Graves to Mr. MacDonald

Covington (La.) - Graves asks MacDonald to write another verse for "God that was Black;" describes coal black as being beautiful, and wants MacDonald to write poems describing the beauty of blackness.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1959

Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964

Copy of a letter sent from Anna Melissa Graves to President Dwight D. Eisenhower

China - Draft copy of a letter Graves sent to President Eisenhower; discusses democracy, problems in China; demands the president do something about unemployment.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers