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1955 Apr. 29

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Ciangiacomo Feltrinelli

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Giangiacomo Feltrinelli; per his recent query (mums312-b143-i331), enclosing copies of "Souls of Black Folk," "Color and Democracy," and "In Battle for Peace," bidding he consider same for publication in Italy.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Aug. 21

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to George B. Murphy

New York (N.Y.) - Describing his trip to Romania, and the experimental medical treatment he received there, dominated by "universal kindness and consideration"; briefly noting his short stay in Paris, flight home, and experience at customs; and thanking him again for helping to promote and sell "Worlds of Color."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956 Dec. 21

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Herbert Aptheker

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing yet a new set of titles for the "Black Flame" trilogy and noting that he has moved his office and now has all his papers at the Grace Court address: "I would be glad to have you and the family drop in and see them at any time.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956 Mar. 1

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Harcourt, Brace & Co.

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking them for purchasing copies of "Color and Democracy"; inquiring if the debt has been met in full; and inquiring on what terms he might secure the plates to "Black Reconstruction."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956 Mar. 6

Harcourt Brace & Company

Letter from Harcourt, Brace & Co. to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed J. H. McCallum; per his recent query (mums312-b145-i221), noting the $1.88 balance on his account, and enclosing a copy of an earlier letter regarding the sale of the plates to "Black Reconstruction."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Oct. 27

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to New Haven City Burial Ground

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to President David L. Daggett; enclosing a $171 check (see mums312-b161-i233 for subsequent rendering) for maintenance of the Du Bois family plot and noting that he has made provisions in his will for the continuous upkeep of same.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Aug.

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

Ownership history of Great Barrington parcel

New York (N.Y.) - Noting the owners, stations, and transactions pertaining to the Du Bois land parcel in Great Barrington. For later version, see mums312-b151-i266; for diagrams, i264, i265.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 June 8

Nail & Parker

Letter from Nail & Parker Real Estate to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning payments made to the Merit Realty Company for 606 St. Nicholas Avenue property.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928

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

Income and expense -- No. 606 St. Nicholas Avenue

New York (N.Y.) - Tabulating the mortgage payments, cost of repairs, and interest and rental income generated by the Du Bois' Nicholas Ave. residence.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Nov. 5

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mayor of New Haven

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to William C. Celentano; per his invitation (to ask further questions; see mums312-b161-i212), describing the circumstances behind his grandfather's life, death, and burial, and inquiring into the possibility of being buried himself on the same plot.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers