75 results found for: subject:"Interracial marriage"

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1929 Sept. 27

Coles, L. F.

Letter from L. F. Coles to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Describing his work correcting editors and politicians about the "race question." Mentioning that Du Bois has never written him a reply or published his letters in The Crisis. Criticizing a comment made by Du Bois about "Hallelujah" and his opinion that "Negroes should marry Negroes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Sept. 23

Heydenburk, David

Letter from David H. Heydenburk to W. E. B. Du Bois

Wheaton (Ill.) - Concerning a request for advice on whether or not to mary an African American woman and interracial marriage. Includes the responses to the letter of three unidentified writers, Grace P., H. F. B., and C. B. S.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Sept. 2

Simon, Kathleen Harvey, Lady

Letter from Kathleen Simon to W. E. B. Du Bois

Banbury (Oxfordshire, England) - Concerning a possible meeting with Du Bois, Simon's work for Racial justice in the United Kingdom, and Du Bois' opinions on interracial marriage,

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Apr. 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Eugene C. Nelson

New York (N.Y.) - Pledging to forward his recent letter (mums312-b182-i491) duly to the address of its subject, Reba Cain, "and leaving any decision that she may wish to make to her." See mums312-b183-i329 for realization.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1907 Apr. 6

Atlanta University

Letter from Atlanta University to W. E. B. Du Bois

Boston (Mass.) - Horace Bumstead, president of Atlanta University, suggesting edits to 1907 Atlanta Conference for the Study of the Negro Problems report. Discusses interracial marriage.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 June 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Leona A. Herbert

Atlanta (Ga.) - In answer to her query seeking bibliographic materials on interracial marriage (mums312-b085-i358), referring her to certain numbers of "The Crisis" and to his own "Philadelphia Negro," and regretting he cannot be of greater help.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Mar. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to C. W. Mayer

New York (N.Y.) - In answer to his query (see mums312-b060-i040), regretting he does not know of any society composed of racially-intermarried couples in New York and Chicago, and asserting that ordinarily "colored persons... who have married white consorts... have their social life with the colored people."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Feb. 26

Fisher, R. Farley

Letter from R. Farley Fisher to W. E. B. Du Bois

Rocky Mount (N.C.) - Fisher writes in response to the letter concerning the "young white man who has fallen in love with an intelligent young colored woman," and notes that he agrees with Du Bois' editorial response; states "in this American Republic the time is not ripe for inter-marriage between the races, and we join you in saying that in face of conditions, no happiness or success would... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Jan. 28

Warde, Jessie Mae D.

Letter from Jessie Mae D. Warde to W. E. B. Du Bois

Springfield (Mo.) - Sharing her thoughts on interracial marriage, for Du Bois as well as for the readers of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927

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

Mullato population as of 1920

New York (N.Y.) - Listing the respective populations of mullatoes in the U.S. states in which intermarriage is forbidden.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers