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1927 Oct. 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Victory Life Insurance Company

New York (N.Y.) - Listing insurance companies and banks that contributed to The Crisis prizes for work about "Negro business." Proposing that the contest be extended to include more entries. Addressed to V. D. Johnston.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Feb. 21

Johnston, V. D.

Letter from V. D. Johnston to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning remarks made by Edward H. Morris about Harry Pace in a meeting discussing his transfer from the New York to the Chicago Sigma Pi Phi chapter. Written on the letterhead of the Victory Life Insurance Company.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Jan. 7

Victory Life Insurance Company

Letter from Victory Life Insurance Company to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed V. D. Johnston, Secretary; regretfully suspending the Company's running ad in the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Nov. 14

Johnston, V. D.

Letter from V. D. Johnston to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning a copy of the memorial program for C. E. Bentley. Written on the letterhead of the Victory Life Insurance Company.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Apr. 29

Johnston, V. D.

Letter from V. D. Johnston to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Johnston sends Du Bois information on his new job and provides a short account of his life.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Mar. 1

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Victory Life Insurance Company

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to V. D. Johnston; enclosing a proof of the Company's "Crisis" ad and requesting that he promptly make any necessary changes thereto.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Oct. 4

Howard University

Letter from Howard University to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed V. D. Johnston; acknowledging Du Bois's recent letter (mums312-b191-i149) and pledging to act accordingly.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Mar. 7

Letter from unidentified correspondent to Association of Executives of Life and Accident Insurance Companies

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the absence of W. E. B. Du Bois and receipt of Johnson's recent letter. From Du Bois secretary.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Feb. 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to The Association of Executives of Life and Accident Insurance Companies

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning inability to speak at public meeting during "National Negro Insurance Week".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Feb. 14

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Victory Life Insurance Company

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to V. D. Johnston; requesting that he furnish a cut of the stockholders' annual meeting, for reproduction in the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers