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1925 Apr. 21

Davis, John Preston

Letter from John Davis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Lewiston (Me.) - Davis informs Du Bois that he is sailing to Europe and will be "entertained by the leading Universities;" asks if Du Bois would be willing to read any articles he may write. Asks for "the names and addresses of prominent persons of colour in London, Paris, or elsewhere from whom I might glean worthwhile information." Written on The Bates Student letterhead.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Mar. 2

Davis, John Preston

Letter from John Davis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Lewiston (Me.) - Davis submits his manuscript, "Up North." Written on The Bates Student letterhead. Enclosure not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Sept. 16

Greenwald, Hyman Tupper

Letter from Tupper Greenwald to John P. Davis

Cincinnati (Ohio) - Saying that he is sending another copy of his manuscript.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 July 7

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to John P. Davis

New York (N.Y.) - Asking for the names and degrees of Harvard graduates.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 May 21

Davis, John Preston

Letter from John Davis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Liverpool (England) - Davis forwards Du Bois "an article on the Liverpool University International Society;" explains that he does not know what type of material Du Bois is hoping for, and would like to have more details. Enclosure not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 May 24

Davis, John Preston

Letter from John P. Davis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Lewiston (Me.) - Informing Du Bois when he could begin working for The Crisis. Hoping for compensation to cover living expenses "and if possible provide a small surplus." Written on the stationery of The Bates Debating Council.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925

Davis, John Preston

Letter from John Davis to W. E. B. Du Bois

London (England) - Responding to Du Bois' letter (mums312-b169-i522), Davis inquires for more details concerning the articles he is to write while traveling abroad.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Mar. 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to John Davis

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois informs Davis that he liked his manuscript "Up North," and plans to publish it anonymously.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 May 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to John P. Davis

New York (N.Y.) - Asking Davis for what time period he could work for The Crisis and how much he would need to be paid.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Feb. 8

Letter from unidentified correspondent to John P. Davis

New York (N.Y.) - Telling Davis that Du Bois is out of town. Signed only "Secretary," but likely written by either Kathleen Foss or Daisy Wilson.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers