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1925 Nov. 5

Jeffery, Louise R.

Letter from Louise R. Jeffrey to W. E. B. Du Bois

New London (Conn.) - Stating that she had previously requested that her name not be attached to the shortened version of the biography of W. H. Bush; mentioning that she has not received any reply to the issue raised nor her request to have the original manuscript and photograph returned to her.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Nov. 7

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Louise R. Jeffrey

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining that her letter came to him promptly, but he has not responded because he was "waiting to be sure in which issue of the Crisis the Bush article would appear"; mentioning that he thinks the article will appear in the January issue.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Aug. 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Louise R. Jeffrey

New York (N.Y.) - Informing that he "should be glad to examine the manuscript that you have provided it is short enough to be available for the Crisis"; requesting a photograph of the subject.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Feb. 13

Letter from unidentified correspondent to Louise Jeffery

New York (N.Y.) - Apologizing for the delay in response and returning the picture of Mr. Bush. Enclosure not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Dec. 21

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Louise R. Jeffrey

New York (N.Y.) - Informing that he would be glad to send six copies of the February issue of the Crisis; stating that he feels "a little uncomfortable" publishing the biography of W. H. Bush without her name; asking if she minds if they add the statement: "from data furnish by Miss Louise R. Jeffrey."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Sept. 11

Jeffery, Louise R.

Letter from Louise R. Jeffrey to W. E. B. Du Bois

New London (Conn.) - Informing that she has received his request to shorten her biography of Professor W. H. Bush, and that she does not know how to reply; expressing her concern that cutting the biography would lesson its impact.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Sept. 3

Jeffery, Louise R.

Letter from Louise R. Jeffrey to W. E. B. Du Bois

New London (Conn.) - Submitting the story of the life of Professor W. H. Bush, which she hopes to have "placed before the colored race as an example and incentive of what dogged persistence, rare courage and hard work may accomplish"; enclosing a photograph.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Dec. 26

Jeffery, Louise R.

Letter from Louise R. Jeffrey to W. E. B. Du Bois

New London (Conn.) - Thanking him for agreeing to send six copies of the February issue of the Crisis; requesting again that he return the copy of the photograph; assuring him that it will be fine to publish the article without her name attached; stating that W. H. Bush is an "outstanding figure in eastern Connecticut."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Feb. 9

Jeffery, Louise R.

Letter from Louise R. Jeffery to W. E. B. Du Bois

New London (Conn.) - Having no response, Jeffery asks again for the return of her photograph of Mr. Bush.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Jan. 30

Jeffery, Louise R.

Letter from Louise R. Jeffery to W. E. B. Du Bois

New London (Conn.) - Congratulating Du Bois on the Crisis; informs him that the photograph of Mr. Bush was never returned.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers