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1953 Feb. 19

American Peace Crusade

Telegram from American Peace Crusade to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Sending greetings on the occasion of Du Bois's 85th birthday.

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1956 Feb. 23

Katz, Arthur

Telegram from Maude and Arthur Katz to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - "Warmest birthday greetings to one of the world's greatest men"

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1938 Feb. 21

Powell, Adam Clayton, 1908-1972

Telegram from A. Clayton Powell Jr. to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Powell sends birthday wishes.

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1946 May 11

Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar, 1910-1995

Telegram from Ruth and L. D. Reddick to W. E. B. and Nina Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Congratulating them "on the wonder and beauty" of their fiftieth wedding anniversary and looking forward "to the coming diamond jubilee."

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1946 May 11

Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977

Telegram from Shirley Graham to Dr. and Mrs. W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Wishing the Du Bois's a happy 50th wedding anniversary.

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1938 Feb. 23

Howard, Camilla L.

Telegram from Camilla Howard to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Sending her "sincere good wishes" on the occasion of his 70th birthday.

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1953 Feb. 20

Fast, Bette

Telegram from Howard and Bette Fast to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Wishing him congratulations on his 85th birthday and hoping he has many more.

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1953 Oct. 15

Greater New York Negro Labor Council

Telegram from Greater New York Negro Labor Council to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Congratulating "the eminent and courageous Doctor Du Bois" on the momentous occasion of his 85th birthday.

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1948 Feb. 23

Thompson, Dorothy Ann Davis

Telegram from Mr. & Mrs. Noah Thompson to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Wishing him happiness on the occasion of his 80th birthday, "and all through the year."

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1953 Feb. 23

New World Review

Telegram from New World Review to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Sent by Jessica Smith; on behalf of the entire staff, greeting him warmly on the occasion of his 85th birthday and wishing him "continued success in your noble work for human understanding, progress, and world peace."

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