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1953 Oct. 15

Blume, Isabelle, 1892-1975

Telegram from Isabelle Blume to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Congratulating Du Bois on his recent award from the World Peace Council.

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1948 Mar. 10

Lochard, Metz T. P., 1896-1984

Telegram from Metz T. P. Lochard to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Requesting that he wire confirmation of his April 16 speaking engagement before the Chicago Forum.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Apr. 24

March on Washington Movement

Telegram from March on Washington Movement to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Sent by A. Philip Randolph; regarding the formal formulation of a "resolution for improvement of darker races" to present at the upcoming San Francisco United Nations Conference.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Aug. 23

Chicago Defender

Telegram from Chicago Defender to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Sent by Metz T. P. Lochard, Editor-in-Chief; in answer to his query (mums312-b109-i332), noting that the paper has one extra column of his on hand; and pledging to write next week "on a lecture proposition."

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1929 Mar. 9

Appomattox Club

Telegram from The Appomattox Club to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning a date for a reception while visiting Chicago, Illinois.

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1948 Mar. 5

Communist Party of Illinois

Telegram from Communist Party of Illinois to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Sent by Gil Green and William Patterson; sending birthday greetings from the Party and praising him as "a fearless leader of the people" and "well-met beloved friend."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Oct. 12

Conference to Further World Peace through Negotiation

Telegram from Conference to Further World Peace through Negotiation to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Asking if the award he is receiving from the World Peace Council is a certificate, a medal, or a cash prize.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Nov. 14

Julius Rosenwald Fund

Telegram from Julius Rosenwald Fund to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Sent by Edwin R. Embree; inviting him to a Washington, D.C. conference on "Negro in economic recovery" on November 21: "no committee or formal meeting but effort by few of us to think through problems." Verso bears draft of Du Bois's pencilled affirmative response.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Feb. 23

Jones, Mildred Bryant

Telegram from Mildred Bryant Jones to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Wishing him "continued good health and prosperity" on the occasion of his 80th birthday.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Jan. 2

Chicago Defender

Telegram from Chicago Defender to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Explaining that he is making sure that Du Bois is paid for an article that was printed without his permission.

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