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1945 Apr. 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to G.E. Stechard & Company

New York (N.Y.) - Ordering a copy of Shirley Graham's "George Washington Carver" to be sent to Du Bois Williams in Baltimore and bidding they bill him accordingly (with discount).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Feb. 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to G.E. Stechard & Company

New York (N.Y.) - Ordering copies of Appleton's Spanish-English dictionary; "Five Points for Africa," "Los Tres Dictadores" "Appleby's End," and "Eslavos negros."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Jan. 31

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to G.E. Stechard & Company

New York (N.Y.) - Ordering copies of a series of books: "The Common Cold and How to Fight It," "Race and Politics in Kenya," "Democracy Under Pressure," "Soviet Light on the Colonies, and "The African World Annual," bidding they bill him accordingly.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Nov. 11

Diggs, Ellen Irene, 1906-

Letter from Ellen Irene Diggs to G.E. Stechard & Company

New York (N.Y.) - Ordering a copy of "El indoamericanismo y el problema racial en las américas," recently published in Chile.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 July 30

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to G.E. Stechard & Company

New York (N.Y.) - Ordering a copy of Dorothy Hughes's "The Delicate Ape," "possibly re-published in a cheap edition."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Feb. 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to G.E. Stechard & Company

New York (N.Y.) - Ordering copies of a series of books and periodicals in both English and Spanish, and bidding they bill him accordingly.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Mar. 26

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to G.E. Stechard & Company

New York (N.Y.) - Ordering copies of Allen's "Synonyms and Antonyms" and Williams's "Capitalism and Slavery," and bidding they bill him accordingly.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Mar. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to G.E. Stechard & Company

New York (N.Y.) - Ordering copies of a series of books and pamphlets on the Colonial question, bidding they bill him accordingly.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Aug. 7

John C. Winston Company

Letter from John C. Winston Company to W. E. B. Du Bois

Philadelphia (Pa.) - From J. W. Ziegler, Vice President. Concerns idea for book on the history of African Americans in the United States. Apologizes for being unable to see Du Bois in May, reiterates interest in book and Du Bois's involvement.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Jan. 23

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Luther R. White

New York (N.Y.) - Per his recent query (mums312-b108-i460), relaying his thoughts on the prospect of founding a "Negro Book of the Month Club" and suggesting that the initiative demands "careful organization and sufficient contributed funds."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers