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1931 May 12

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to E. C. Mickey

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a press release on the death of Edwin A. Harleston.

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1934 Apr. 9

Streator, George

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

New York (N.Y.) - Informing Du Bois that William Monroe Trotter committed suicide.

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1929 May 4

Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938

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

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the death of Paul Kennaday.

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1929 June 3

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Gertrude Morgan

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the death of Clement Morgan.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Aug. 30

Popper, Kathryn

Telegram from Kathryn and Martin Popper to Shirley Graham Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying their condolences upon the death of W. E. B. Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 June 28

Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948)

Telegram from Progressive Party to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Sent by national staff members C. B. Baldwin, George Murphy, John Abt, and Louis Burnham; extending their heartfelt sympathy upon the death of Nina Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Oct. 15

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Florence Bentley

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning condolences to Florence for the death of her husband Charles.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Aug. 28

National Institute of Arts and Letters (U.S.)

Telegram from National Institute of Arts and Letters to Mrs. W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Sent by President Malcolm Cowley and Secretary Marchette Chute; extending "profound sympathy" upon the death of W. E. B. Du Bois, "whose passing will be mourned by the world of letters."

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1929 Dec. 19

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mrs. D. R. Lewis

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning sorrow and condolences for the death of Lewis' husband, D. Robert.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Aug. 28

Weekly Guardian Associates (Firm)

Telegram from National Guardian to Mrs. W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Sent by James Aronson and Russ Nixon; on behalf of the publication, sending sympathies upon the passing of W. E. B. Du Bois, and praising "the magnificence of his life."

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