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Chicago (Ill.) - Sending a letter from John Francique and regarding the still pending arrival of Francique in America. Mentions the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), and Bishops Williams and Leonard of Ohio. Handwritten on personal stationery.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Gray, J. Herbert
1922 Dec. 18
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Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning the plans for John Francique to be interviewed by W. E. B. Du Bois about the conditions at Aux Cayes.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Gray, J. Herbert
1923 Apr. 19
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New York (N.Y.) - Regarding Du Bois's trip to the Pacific coast and that he has made arrangements, in his absence, for his business manager, Mr. A. G. Dill to handle any details that are necessary regarding John Francique.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1923 Feb. 14
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Les Cayes (Haiti) - Handwritten letter expressing gratitude to J. Herbert Gray of Chicago for his efforts and funding to assist Francique in coming to the United States. Mentions inquiring with the Royal Bank of Canada and the National Bank of Haiti to follow up on cabled money that was not received.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Francique, John
1922 Dec. 3
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Chicago (Ill.) - Regarding correspondence with Mr. Holub, Cashier of the Western Union and Mr. A. A. McNiel, Tranfer Agent in New York regarding money cabled to John Francique and never received. Holub and McNiel attest to money being handled in Aux Cayes Haiti. Handwritten on stationery of the Halsey Bros. Co., Manufacturing Homeopathic Pharmacists.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Gray, J. Herbert
1922 Nov. 23
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Chicago (Ill.) - Regarding correspondence with John Francique spurred from an ad in the Crisis magazine. Gray accounts his sending $125 to Francique for traveling to America and the money not being received. Handwritten on stationery of the Halsey Bros. Co., Manufacturing Homeopathic Pharmacists. Encloses receipts to help track down the cabled funds (mums312-b019-i285 and mums312-b019-i287) and a letter from the U. S.... more
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Gray, J. Herbert
1922 Oct. 14
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Chicago (Ill.) - Thanking Dill for his courtesies during Du Bois's absence and regarding details of John Francique's travel to New York.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Gray, J. Herbert
1923 Mar. 21
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Mrs. Francique's letter and returning the letter to Gray. Presumably referring to John Francique's mother Virginia Francique.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1923 July 20
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Informing Gray that an investigation will be started regarding the pending arrival of John Francique in America. Addressed to Gray care of the Halsey Bros. Co. in Chicago.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1922 Oct. 16
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Chicago (Ill.) - Cocnerning the money wired from Chicago, Sept. 12, 1922, to John Francique and that the payment could not be made. Mr. Gray is being contacted at the suggestion of W. E. B. Du Bois throug the New York Office.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Western Union Telegraph Company
1923 Jan. 9