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1927 Apr. 20

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Maud Cuney-Hare

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting that she rush the portrait of George Bridgetower, for use within the June "Crisis" feature thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Jan. 29

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Abram Harris

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting he rush an answer to Du Bois's recent query (mums312-b188-i520).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Feb. 14

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Victory Life Insurance Company

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to V. D. Johnston; requesting that he furnish a cut of the stockholders' annual meeting, for reproduction in the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 May 1

Western Union Telegraph Company

Telegram from Western Union Telegraph Company to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Sent by the Service Bureau Manager; regretting that his telegram addressed to Estelle Mason of Grand Boulevard, Evanston, Ill. was undeliverable, for the simple reason that there is "no such street."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Apr. 9

Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938

Telegram from James Weldon Johnson to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the "highly wrought state" of A. G. Dill and expressing his interest in being of assistance, if only he "knew cause of difficulty."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Apr. 30

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Southern Aid Society

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to W. A. Jordan; requesting that he furnish the copy for the Society's "Crisis" ad before May 5th, so as to appear in the upcoming number.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Jan. 12

Streator, George

Telegram from George Streator to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Streator informs Du Bois of a proposition made to him by the Spingarns and White that he "plan a trip in the interested of the Crisis, that money towards expenses by contributed by various branches" and in return Streator would make talks at the branches; Streator believes the Crisis could use the money.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Mar. 29

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Maud Cuney-Hare

New York (N.Y.) - Inquiring into the name of the "colored man who was the friend of Beethoven and to whom he dedicated a symphony."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 July 7

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Major Walter Loving

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting that he send the names and degrees "of all colored graduates of the University of California," as well as the number of students enrolled the previous year.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Apr. 2

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Tuskegee Institute

New York (N.Y.) - Copy of a telegram to A. L. Holsey regretting that the Institute's recent check (in payment for its "Crisis" ads) has bounced.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers