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Ansonia (Conn.) - Concerning a request for information on Laura Wheeler Waring.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Tuskegee Literary Club (Ansonia, Conn.)
1928 May 3
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New York (N.Y.) - Per his request from earlier that year (mums312-b133-i027), providing what little aid he can on Laura Wheeler Waring; describing at length the extent of their acquaintance and his assessment of her character and skill as a painter; and pledging to look through his files for information to assist him further, in his elaboration of her biography.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1951 Apr. 10
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Cheyney (Pa.) - Requests contact information for "Motley the artist," probably Archibald Motley, Jr. Signed Laura Wheeler, on Western Union telegram form.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Waring, Laura Wheeler, 1887-1948
1928 May 3
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New York (N.Y.) - Praising Wheeler's cover and illustration for The Crisis and sending payment. Asking if she could make other covers for 1927.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 Mar. 30
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New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing the $25 check due her for her first-prize-winning "Crisis" cover.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1929 Jan. 4
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Cheyney (Pa.) - Requesting that he return the design she made for the "Crisis" Christmas issue, so that she can show it at an upcoming exhibit in Washington.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Waring, Laura Wheeler, 1887-1948
1928 Oct. 11
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Germantown (Pa.) - Concerning an exhibition in Philadelphia featuring a work by Laura Wheeler Waring.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

McNeill, Beulah
1929 Feb. 7
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Cheyney (Pa.) - Thanking him for his note on her picture (mums312-b168-i037) and relieving the pressure to return it her so promptly.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Waring, Laura Wheeler, 1887-1948
1923 Oct. 10
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Philadelphia (Pa.) - Waring is happy with how the cover turned out; informs Du Bois she had two water colors accepted in a show for December and that she may also put on an exhibit in Hartford, Connecticut through the auspices of a Race Relations Club; Inquires after her portrait of Richard Harrison.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Waring, Laura Wheeler, 1887-1948
1931 Nov.
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Philadelphia (Pa.) - Mentioning that she and Walter believe that a broadcasting company should have Du Bois speak regularly about the state of the world.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Waring, Laura Wheeler, 1887-1948
1947 Aug.