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1916 July 14

Morton, Robert Russa, 1867-1940

Letter from R. R. Moton to W. E. B. Du Bois

Tuskegee (Ala.) - Morton thanks Du Bois for the open letter addressed to him and published in the July 1916 issue of the Crisis concerning Morton's "willing desire to advance the interests of our race in every way possible." Morton states that "the methods by which results are to be achieved, however, are methods which each must choose for himself."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Sept. 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Tuskegee Institute

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to R. R. Moton; complaining to him of ongoing difficulties finalizing the matter of the Institute's regular ads in the "Crisis" (see mums312-b187-i275, i431); briefly summarizing the past discussion thereof; and asking that he look into the matter "and hasten a decision."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1916 Apr. 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Robert Russa Morton

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois thanks Moton for his letter and shares his "deepest personal regard" for Morton and believes they are "both aiming at the same things." Du Bois states "I do think that your methods are often dangerous for the accomplishment of those things just as you may think the same about mine."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Aug. 8

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Jennie Dee Booth Moton

New York (N.Y.) - After receiving Shield's letter (musm312-b186-i221), Du Bois sends Mrs. Moton his deepest sympathy over the death of her sister.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Sept. 27

Tuskegee Institute

Letter from Tuskegee Institute to W. E. B. Du Bois

Tuskegee (Ala.) - Signed R. R. Moton; per his request (for help on the Institute's running "Crisis" ad; see mums312-b187-i445, i446), pledging to resolve the matter promptly and instructing him in the meantime to continue running the old copy.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Feb. 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to R. R. Moton

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois encourages Moton to encourage the Tuskegee Institute to continue advertising in the Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Sept. 13

Morton, Robert Russa, 1867-1940

Telegram from R. R. Moton to W. E. B. Du Bois

Informing Du Bois that he will not issue a public statement until the Commission Report is made to the president.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Jan. 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to R. R. Moton

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois encourages Moton to encourage the Tuskegee Institute to continue advertising in the Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Sept. 24

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Tuskegee Institute

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to R. R. Moton; once again (as in mums312-b187-i445) asking that he intervene in and help settle the matter regarding the Institute's regular ads in the "Crisis" (see mums312-b187-i275, i431).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers