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1949 June 22

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to People's Daily World

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Al Richmond; despite his request (mums312-b125-i312) and Doxey Wilkerson's urging (mums312-b125-i313), declining to furnish the article therein solicited, but pledging to send material (on the NAACP) for use in their feature on that Association.

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1929 July 11

Wilson, Daisy

Telegram from Daisy Wilson to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning instructions regarding NAACP press release recently sent.

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1946 Feb. 15

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Ethel Ray Nance

New York (N.Y.) - Offering to lecture in northern California on April 7, 20, or 21 and requesting that she find out which date is preferred by Buell Gallagher of the Pacific School of Religion.

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1930 Oct. 20

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to the Open Forum Speakers Bureau

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to S. P. Dunkle; announcing plans to speak in Columbus on October 26, and referring him to C. E. Dickinson of the N.A.A.C.P. Columbus Branch for related details and conditions.

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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.

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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."

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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."

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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."

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1934 May 24

Spingarn, Joel Elias, 1875-1939

Telegram from J. E. Spingarn to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Inviting him to meet at Arthur B. Spingarn's office on Monday and bidding he "keep your mind open on the whole [NAACP resignation] problem until" then.

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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.

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