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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Lilian Bechtold Gries; thanking her for forwarding Sadie M. Peterson's piece on "What the Negro Veteran Reads" and pledging to feature same in a forthcoming number of the "Crisis."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 Apr. 15
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Tuskegee (Ala.) - Signed J. E. Sasser, Chief, Supply Division; acknowledging the report submitted on the Hospital's library activities; noting their remarkableness in the light of the reading activities at other hospitals; and thus commending its librarian, Sadie M. Peterson, "for stimulating interest in reading in this matter."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

United States . Veterans' Bureau
1924 Sept. 10
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Tuskegee (Ala.) - Thanking him for the recent "Crisis" feature on the library and commending him on "Gift of Black Folk."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Peterson, Sadie Marie
1925 Jan. 18
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Tuskegee (Ala.) - Addressed to Mr. Dill; thanking him for his recent letter on her daughter Grace and inquiring into why she was not featured in the "Crisis"'s recent Education number.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Peterson, Sadie Marie
1926 Oct. 26
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New York (N.Y.) - Thanking her for submitting the article and photographs on the Hospital's library activities and pledging to publish them in a forthcoming edition of the "Crisis."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1924 Nov. 19
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Tuskegee (Ala.) - Citing a "very damaging" and apparently erroneous statement made about her recently in the "Afro-American"; summarizing her efforts to refute it; and asking that he help her by taking the matter up in the columns of the "Crisis."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Peterson, Sadie Marie
1928 Mar. 6
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Tuskegee (Ala.) - Describing the workings and activities of the Disabled Veterans' Literary Society; enclosing a letter thereon from the Veterans' Bureau; noting its members' anxiousness to hear him speak and praise of his published works; and thanking him again for the opportunity.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Peterson, Sadie Marie
1924 Nov. 8
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New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledging her recent letter to W. E. B. Du Bois (mums312-b180-i120) and pledging to bring it to his attention promptly upon his return to the office.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Crisis (Firm)
1928 Mar. 20
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Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Lilian Bechtold Gries, Publicity Assistant; gladly acknowledging his recent letter (mums312-b171-i396) and inquiring into which issue of the "Crisis" will feature the manuscript referenced therein.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

American Library Association
1926 Apr. 26
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New York (N.Y.) - Per her plea for help on restoring her reputation (see mums312-b180-i120), denying having "the slightest idea as to what you are talking about"; suggesting she not "get excited about it"; and declining to intervene on her behalf, for "I do not know what it is all about."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1928 Apr. 5