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Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 (155)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (106)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (40)
Nation Associates (New York, N.Y.) (23)
Crisis (Firm) (17)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Spingarn Medal Award Committee (8)
White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955 (8)
Dillard, J. H. (James Hardy), 1856-1940 (6)
Hope, John, 1868-1936 (6)
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1887-1944 (6)
Young, Charles, 1864-1922 (6)
Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt), 1890-1976 (5)
Milholland, John E., 1860-1925 (5)
Nearney, Mary Childs (5)
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Nation (4)
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Scott, Emmett J. (Emmett Jay), 1873-1957 (4)
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Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915 (4)
Embree, Edwin R. (Edwin Rogers), 1883-1950 (3)
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Putnam, Herbert, 1862-1935 (3)
Brown, John, 1800-1859 (2)
Cook, H. O. (2)
Eastman, Crystal, 1881-1928 (2)
Gale, Zona, 1874-1938 (2)
Johns Hopkins University (2)
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United Nations Conference on International Organization (1945 : San Francisco, Calif.) (2)
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Du Bois, Nina (1)
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W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (155)

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New York (N.Y.) (123)
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Accra (Ghana) (1)
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New York (N.Y.) - A 1905 exchange concerning Du Bois' charge that a sum of money was used by Booker T. Washington's forces to purchase the influence of the Black press. Villard requests confirmation for possible publication. Draft of Du Bois' response is written on the letter and scribbled over in pencil.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

New York Evening Post
1905 Feb. 7
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Following up his letter of the 1st, enclosing a copy of his original response to the negative review of his biography of John Brown in the Nation. Hoping Villard will consent to publishing it.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1909 Dec. 1
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a proposal from Du Bois to write articles on his upcoming trip to Germany and Russia.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 July 13
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning investigation of Coatsville lynching, NAACP branches, fund raising, and general business.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
1912 Oct. 1
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New York (N.Y.) - Expresses condolences to Villard for the death of his mother, news of which reached Du Bois belatedly.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1928 Aug. 2
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As December 30, 1933, has turned out to be inconvenient for most Committee members, inquiring if January 6, 1934, is a better date for the next meeting.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955
1933 Dec. 19
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a possible article on race and color problems in Spain, Portugal and North Africa to be written during the 1923 Pan African Congress.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1923 July 30
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New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing a copy of a letter sent to the Secretary of War, Newton Baker, and referencing that Mr. Villard is the friend who interpreted the data on the Negro soldiers who have been drafted. Asking Scott to urge a response from the Secretary if possible.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1917 Dec. 6
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Concerning editorials from 1917 and 1918 in the Crisis magazine which detail facts from Charles Young and General McCann. Discusses Young's high blood pressure. Renews Villard's subscription to the Crisis magazine.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1922 Mar. 7
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Washington (D.C.) - Remarking that Villard's concern regarding "deliberate and illegal discrimination" taking place at the Library of Congress cafeteria is too general an allegation to aptly deal with, and assuring that "if there has been a reported to you a specific case where a colored person has been denied a meal... I should be glad to investigate it."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Putnam, Herbert, 1862-1935
1929 Jan. 4