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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

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

1933 Feb. 28

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Inquires if Davis' letter with the list of women holding the Master's Degree has gone to other papers.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Dec. 27

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to the president of the West Virginia Collegiate Institute

New York (N.Y.) - Asking President Davis for a better photograph of football player Ross McConnell.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Oct. 5

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

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

Institute (W. Va.) - Noting that "President Hoover's Organization on Unemployment Relief is attempting to mobilize the entire country in a community self-help effort on distress and suffering which will be evident during the coming win deter from unemployment;" Davis notes that he is anxious that this will include "the Negro." Enclosure not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Sept. 19

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

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

Institute (W. Va.) - Davis asks Du Bois to send a letter containing names of national and/or local organization operating with the purpose of providing relief "among Negroes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Jan. 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to the president of the West Virginia Collegiate Institute

New York (N.Y.) - Asking for a photograph of a football player to be used in The Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 May 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to the president of the West Virginia Collegiate Institute

New York (N.Y.) - Asking why the West Virginia Collegiate Institute is not recognized by the national Bureau of Education.

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.) - Davis is happy to hear that Du Bois plans on publishing in the Crisis "an article carrying comprehensive data on the matter of unemployment and relief among colored people;" sends a "list of persons located in strategic centers working on the matter of unemployment and relief among colored people."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers