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1926 Dec. 23

Improved, Benevolent, Protective Order of Elks of the World

Letter from the Improved Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks of the World to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Thanking Du Bois for his interest "in proposed National Oratorical Contest."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Dec. 24

Improved, Benevolent, Protective Order of Elks of the World

Letter from the Improved Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks of the World to W. E. B. Du Bois

Norfolk (Va.) - Praising Du Bois' "splendid offer" to write about the Elks scholarships in The Crisis. Saying that she is enclosing a cut to be included with the article.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Feb. 17

Hueston, W. C.

Letter from W. C. Hueston to W. E. B. Du Bois

Gary (Ind.) - Hueston acknowledges Du Bois' letter (mums312-b185-i072) and thanks him for sending copies of the Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Dec. 17

Marshall, John R.

Letter from John R. Marshall to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Thanking Du Bois for his offer to publicize the Elks scholarships. Written on State of Illinois Department of Public Welfare stationery.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Jan. 24

Hueston, W. C.

Letter from W. C. Hueston to W. E. B. Du Bois

Gary (Ind.) - Inquiring about the article on "Co-operatives" that was featured in the December and January issues of the Crisis; thanks Du Bois for including the Elks Educational Program in his 1929 schedule.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 July 22

Improved, Benevolent, Protective Order of Elks of the World

Letter from the Improved, Benevolent, and Protective Order of Elks of the World to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Describing the events and business of the upcoming Grand Lodge convention and the growth of the organization. Telling Du Bois that he will try to get photographs for him and inviting Du Bois to their next convention. Signed J. Finley Wilson, grand exalted ruler.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Apr. 27

Improved, Benevolent, Protective Order of Elks of the World

Letter from Improved, Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks of the World to W. E. B. Du Bois

Gary (Ind.) - Concerning a cut of Mr. R. E. Pharrow. Signed by W. C. Hueston, Commissioner of Education.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 June 5

Improved, Benevolent, Protective Order of Elks of the World

Letter from the Improved Benevolent Protective Order of Elks of the World to The Crisis

Newark (N.J.) - Sending a cut for use in a story about the Elks. Signed by Carlos C. Valle. A handwritten note by someone from The Crisis indicates that the cut arrived too late.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Mar. 24

Improved, Benevolent, Protective Order of Elks of the World

Letter from Improved, Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks of the World to W. E. B. Du Bois

Gary (Ind.) - Concerning an article about the Elks Educational Week. Signed by W. C. Hueston, Commissioner of Education.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Feb. 24

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to W. C. Hueston

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois outlines the potential positive outcomes of Hueston advertising his educational program in the Crisis, and recommends he place the advertisement sooner rather than later.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers