1944 Nov. 21
New York Telephone Company
New York (N.Y.) - Signed H. Christensen, Representative; addressed to Walter White; regretting they cannot provide W. E. B. Du Bois with a telephone at present -- "His application did not quite measure up to the requirements necessary to qualify him for priority installation" -- and noting an estimated one-year waiting period.
1944 Nov. 16
Randolph, Richetta G.
New York (N.Y.) - Describing W. E. B. Du Bois's work at the NAACP, noting the urgent need for telephone service, and requesting that it be installed as soon as possible.
1944 Dec. 1
White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955
New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to W. E. Thomas; corroborating the Association's "non-profit, philanthropic" status, and thanking him for his "graciousness" in attempting to set up telephone service for the entity's director of special research, W. E. B. Du Bois.