129 results found for: subject:"Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963--Biography"

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1926 Apr. 6

National Council of the Young Men's Christian Associations of the United States of America

Letter from National Council of the Young Men's Christian Associations of the United States of America to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a profile of Du Bois' for a series of inspirational booklets for African American boys.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Dec. 13

World Biographical Encyclopedia (New York, N.Y.)

Letter from World Biography to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Announcing the publication of Du Bois's biography in the latest edition of "World Biography," and mentioning the enclosed prepublication subscription card.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Oct. 27

Atheneum (New York, N.Y.)

Letter from Atheneum Publishers to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Hiram Haydn; as intimated in his letter of that same day (mums312-b150-i042), expressing interest in publishing some selection from his autobiography.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951

Biographical sketch of W. E. B. Du Bois

Providing the historical events that occurred in the year 1868, when W. E. B. Du Bois was born, a glimpse of his early years in school, and mention of his years at Fisk University where he first became "aware of his mission to try to lead the Negro people."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938

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

A Pageant in seven decades, 1868-1938

Atlanta (Ga.) - An address delivered on the occasion of his seventieth birthday at the University Convocation of Atlanta University, Morehouse College, and Spelman College February 23, 1938 at the Sisters Chapel.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Apr. 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to University of Chicago Press

Atlanta (Ga.) - Providing his proposal for a book titled, "Memories" or "Reminiscences" that would use his letters and other writings starting from his graduation from Harvard University until the present.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1942 Sept. 8

Chelio, R. M.

Letter from R. M. Chelio to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining that his name has been suggested for inclusion in the next edition of the Biographical Encyclopedia of the World, and asks him to fill out a questionnaire.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948

W. E. B. Du Bois biography

Providing a biographical sketch of W. E. B. Du Bois, with a focus on his educational and professional achievements.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers