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1937 Dec. 3

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Pittsburgh Courier

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Robert L. Vann; regretting the Courier's financial strain and pledging to send along a final two columns, to appear December 18 and 25, at no charge; "If you cannot use them for lack of space or for any other reason, throw them away."

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1937 Jan. 15

Diggs, Ellen Irene, 1906-

Telegram from Ellen Irene Diggs to Pittsburgh Courier

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Robert L. Vann; providing W. E. B. Du Bois's temporary addresses c/o Mildred Bryant Jones and Alexander Turner in Chicago and Detroit, respectively.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Feb. 1

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Pittsburgh Courier

Atlanta (Ga.) - Thanking Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. Vann for their hospitality during his brief stay at their Pittsburgh home.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Oct. 23

Pittsburg Courier Publishing Co.

Letter from Pittsburgh Courier to W. E. B. Du Bois

Pittsburgh (Pa.) - Signed Robert L. Vann, Editor; conceding that Du Bois's article is indeed "here in this office somewhere, because you say so."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Aug. 3

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Robert L. Vann

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning missed meeting while in Washington D.C.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 May 3

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to James Weldon Johnson

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning material from "The Pittsburgh Courier" for the Sigma Pi Phi vs. Robert Vann case.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Oct.

Sigma Pi Phi . Zeta Boulé

Robert Vann, James W. Johnson, W. E. B. Du Bois, testimonial

New York (N.Y.) - Testimony to the fraternity to be signed by Vann, Johnson, and Du Bois on statements made by Vann in the "Pittsburgh Courier".

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1936 Apr. 6

Pittsburg Courier Publishing Co.

Letter from Pittsburgh Courier to W. E. B. Du Bois

Pittsburgh (Pa.) - Signed Robert L. Vann; in answer to mums312-b080-i106, agreeing to contact Y. Hikida regarding sending copies of the Courier to Japan; and noting he has referred Eugene Kinckle Jones to him for help in the "preparation of the history and achievements of the American Negro to be used in connection with the Exposition in Texas this summer."

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1937 Sept. 29

Vann, Robert L., 1879-1940

Letter from Robert L. Vann to W. E. B. Du Bois

Pittsburgh (Pa.) - Concerning Vann's plans to invite Yasuichi Hikida to Pittsburgh to discuss "the problems of the Orient". Written on the letterhead of the "Pittsburgh Courier".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 May 27

Pittsburg Courier Publishing Co.

Letter from Pittsburgh Courier to W. E. B. Du Bois

Pittsburgh (Pa.) - Signed Robert L. Vann; enclosing a letter of credentials and press card "for whatever use they may be to you in your travel."

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