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1960 June 11

Czechoslovakia . Embassy (U.S.)

Letter from Czech Embassy to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Miloslav R??ek; extending Franti?ek Kahuda's invitation to be his guest at the National Spartakiade in Prague and enclosing various materials on the festival.

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1929 Feb. 21

Johnson, Georgia Douglas Camp, 1886-1966

Letter from Georgia Johnson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Noting a sweet letter recently received from Anna Nussbaum (mums312-b183-i032) and offering to forward along a copy if he so wishes.

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1946 Sept. 25

National Association of Colored Women (U.S.)

Letter from National Association of Colored Women to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Christine S. Smith, President; gladly agreeing to attend the October 5 meeting in New York on Du Bois's petition to the United Nations (mums312-b111-i115) with respect to its handling of colonial matters and pledging her endorsement of "the work which you have in hand."

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1949 June 27

United States . Supreme Court

Letter from United States Supreme Court to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Charles Elmore Cropley, Clerk; citing from an order entered by the Court that day in the case of Dennis v. United States, essentially trasnferring the case to the summary docket, and denying Paul Robeson's motion to file a brief of amicus curaie (see mums312-b125-i173).

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1945 Mar. 31

United States . Dept. of State

Letter from United States Department of State to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Henry S. Villard, Division of African Affairs; thanking but declining his invitation to the April 6-7 Colonial Conference, on account of the onerous preparations the office is making in advance of the impending United Nations Conference at San Francisco.

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1931 Mar. 4

National Benefit Life Insurance Company

Letter from National Benefit Life Insurance Company to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Mortimer F. Smith, Vice President; congratulating him on having the "good judgment" to have re-instated his policy with the Company and assuring him of the quality of their services.

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1948 Oct. 22

Leviero, Anthony

Memorandum from Anthony Leviero to Edwin L. James

Washington (D.C.) - Defending his coverage of Harry Truman's recent speech in Raleigh and asserting that the President's words "made it clear to me as a reporter that he was implying support of his program, though in softer language."

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1935 Mar. 15

Hansberry, William Leo

Letter from William L. Hansberry to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Regarding whether Hansberry has published on Africa in the past year.

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1957 Sept. 9

Murphy, George B., 1906-1986

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

Washington (D.C.) - Noting the $139.50 balance on the additional 50 copies of "Ordeal of Mansart" he has undertaken to sell for Du Bois; enclosing payment received for a copy thereof sold to Mrs. Goldie Watson of Philadelphia; and acknowledging receipt of the signed copy for Mr. Slaughter and the 9 extra he recently requested.

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1945

Johnson, Georgia Douglas Camp, 1886-1966

Letter from Georgia Douglas Johnson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Inquiring if he received their recent Tomorrow's World notice (mums312-b106-i248) and encouraging his interest therein.

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