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1938 Feb. 9

Associated Negro Press

Letter from Associated Negro Press to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Enclosing clippings of stories released in celebration of Du Bois's seventieth birthday.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 Feb. 9

Jenifer, J. T., Rev.

Letter from Rev. J. T. Jenifer to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Regarding 50th birthday, "The Shadow of Years", and criticism of Thomas Jesse Jones's report on Negro education in "The Crisis".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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

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 Feb. 23

Lochard, Metz T. P., 1896-1984

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

Chicago (Ill.) - Wishing Du Bois a happy birthday.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Jan. 10

Embree, Edwin R. (Edwin Rogers), 1883-1950

Letter from Edwin R. Embree to Rayford W. Logan

Chicago (Ill.) - Enclosing a $10 check towards W. E. B. Du Bois's birthday fund, and delightedly accepting his invitation to the corresponding celebration.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Jan. 10

Dailey, Ulysses Grant

Letter from Ulysses Grant Dailey to Rayford W. Logan

Chicago (Ill.) - Enclosing a $5 check towards W. E. B. Du Bois's birthday fund, and noting his pleasure in contributing thereto.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Feb. 9

Embree, Edwin R. (Edwin Rogers), 1883-1950

Letter from Edwin R. Embree to E. R. Alexander

Chicago (Ill.) - Written on Julius Rosenwald Fund stationary; mentioning that he will be able to attend the birthday dinner for W. E. B. Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Feb. 3

Arthur, George R. (George Robert), b. 1879

Letter from George R. Arthur to Rayford W. Logan

Chicago (Ill.) - Enclosing five dollars towards memorial in honor of W. E. B. Du Bois on the occasion of his seventieth birthday. Written on the letterhead of the Young Men's Christian Association.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Jan. 14

Bousfield, M. O. (Midian Othello)

Letter from M. O. Bousfield to Rayford W. Logan

Chicago (Ill.) - Enclosing check for five dollars towards the W. E. B. Du Bois seventieth birthday fund. Written on the letterhead of the Julius Rosenwald Fund.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers