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1924 Nov. 8

Peterson, Sadie Marie

Letter from S. M. Peterson to W. E. B. Du Bois

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

1926 Oct. 26

Peterson, Sadie Marie

Letter from Sadie Marie Peterson to Crisis

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

1926 Apr. 26

American Library Association

Letter from American Library Association to W. E. B. Du Bois

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

1924 Sept. 10

United States . Veterans' Bureau

Letter from United States Veterans' Bureau to United States Veterans Hospital No. 91

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

1926 Dec. 2

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Sadie M. Peterson

New York (N.Y.) - Per her query (mums312-b174-i070), feigning ignorance of the nature of her correspondence with A. G. Dill on a "Crisis" feature on her daughter Grace, and pledging to mention her scholastic achievement in a later issue of the magazine.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Mar. 20

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from Crisis to Sadie M. Peterson

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

1928 Mar. 6

Peterson, Sadie Marie

Letter from Sadie M. Peterson to W. E. B. Du Bois

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

1924 Nov. 19

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to S. M. Peterson

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

1926 Apr. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to American Library Association

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

1928 Apr. 5

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Sadie M. Peterson

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."

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