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1929 Oct. 10

National Advisory Committee on Education

Letter from National Advisory Committee on Education to W. E. B. Du Bois

Institute (W. Va.) - Concerning thank you for list of publications suggested by Du Bois for the National Education Conference.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Mar. 6

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Apologizing for the mistaken address of his "Phylon" subscription and pledging to promptly correct it.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 May 24

Tigert, John James, 1882-1965

Letter from John J. Tigert to the West Virginia Collegiate Institute

Washington (D.C.) - Informing John W. Davis, president, that the West Virginia Collegiate Institute is listed as a teachers' college. Presumably sent to W. E. B. Du Bois as an enclosure following his inquiry in item mums312-b177-i536.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Aug. 27

Davis, John W. (John Warren), 1888-1980

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

Explaining that Du Bois's recent letter will receive his attention when he returns from northern Michigan.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 May 1

West Virginia State College (Institute, W. Va.)

Letter from West Virginia State College to W. E. B. Du Bois

Institute (W. Va.) - Signed John W. Davis, President; acknowledging the recently-sent Land-Grant Colleges Conference program.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Mar. 12

West Virginia State College (Institute, W. Va.)

Letter from West Virginia State College to W. E. B. Du Bois

Institute (W. Va.) - Signed John W. Davis, President; confirming faculty member T. E. Posey's attendance at the impending Phylon Institute.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Apr. 14

West Virginia State College (Institute, W. Va.)

Letter from West Virginia State College to W. E. B. Du Bois

Institute (W. Va.) - Signed John W. Davis; regretting once more that "a dozen matters" to do with the College's 50th anniversary celebration prevent him from attending the impending Phylon Institute, and complimenting him on its "excellent" tentative program.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Oct. 20

Davis, John W. (John Warren), 1888-1980

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

Institute (W. Va.) - Containing a list of state representatives of the President's Organization on Unemployment relief, as well as state chairmen.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Jan. 28

Davis, John W. (John Warren), 1888-1980

Letter from John W. Davis to James E. Shepard [fragment]

Institute (W. Va.) - Concerning findings of the Durham Conference submitted by W. E. B. Du Bois. Unsigned first page of letter on stationery from The West Virginia Collegiate Institute, Office of the President, John W. Davis, enclosed in a letter from J. E. Shepard to W. E. B. Du Bois. Note in margin from W. E. B. Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Sept. 26

National Association of Teachers in Colored Schools (U.S.)

Letter from National Association of Teachers in Colored Schools to Ellen Irene Diggs

Institute (W. Va.) - Signed John W. Davis, President; in answer to her query (mums312-b079-i254), relaying that it will be fine to have W. E. B. Du Bois's reply after or soon upon his January 1937 return to the country.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers