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1947 Apr. 11

New York Telephone Company

Invoice from New York Telephone Company to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Billing him $6.36 for local and long-distance telephone service.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Feb. 11

New York Telephone Company

Invoice from New York Telephone Company to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Billing him $6.75 in local and out-of-town calls and telegrams.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 June 11

New York Telephone Company

Invoice from New York Telephone Company to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Itemized list of long-distance calls and telegrams, to accompany invoice of June 11 (mums312-b111-i195).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Sept. 8

New York Telephone Company

Invoice from New York Telephone Company

New York (N.Y.) - Invoice for phone service.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Mar. 5

New York Telephone Company

Invoice from New York Telephone Company to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Billing him $3.79 for five out-of-town calls and telegrams.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Sept.

New York Telephone Company

Invoice from New York Telephone Company

New York (N.Y.) - Itemization of charges for phone service.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Feb. 11

New York Telephone Company

Invoice from New York Telephone Company to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Itemized list of long-distance calls and telegrams, to accompany invoice of February 11 (mums312-b111-i193).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1943

New York Telephone Company

Telephone directory listing

New York (N.Y.) - Attaching a copy of W. E. B. Du Bois's listing in the telephone directory and bidding he return promptly with any corrections.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Nov. 8

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to New York Telephone Company

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the history of his phone service custom at New York and Atlanta, as well as the course and scope of his scholarly work and political efforts, and suggesting that "under these circumstances" they see fit to get him a telephone "at your earliest convenience."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Nov. 21

New York Telephone Company

Letter from New York Telephone Company to NAACP

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.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers