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1931 Mar. 2

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to Daisy Wilson

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the sending of information on the Pan African Congress to Ann Harding of the National Information Bureau.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Oct. 9

Christian Friends for Racial Equality

Telegram from Christian Friends for Racial Equality to Walter White

Seattle (Wash.) - Sent by Edith Steinmetz; relaying the group's support of W. E. B. Du Bois as NAACP representative before the "United Nations committee dealing with colonial affairs."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Oct. 21

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Telegram from Walter White to Shirley Graham

New York (N.Y.) - Simply regretting that although she was invited by W. E. B. Du Bois to the formal presentation of the NAACP's petition to the United Nations, "only six persons may appear on our committee" and thus suggesting she apply directly to the U.N. for a pass to the ceremony.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Jan. 10

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Telegram from Walter White to Jan Smuts

New York (N.Y.) - Telegram from Walter White inviting Smuts to a debate with W. E. B. Du Bois on the "relations between whites and natives in south Africa and the future of Africa in its relation to European nations."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Apr. 13

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Telegram from NAACP Knights of Pythias Supreme Lodge

Ann Arbor (Mich.) - Sent for the Association by W. E. B. Du Bois and Walter White; offering to communicate any resolutions or conclusions yielded by the group at the impending San Francisco Conference, where the NAACP pledges to "represent not this organization but the whole body of American Negroes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Apr. 16

National Council of Negro Women

Telegram from National Council of Negro Women to NAACP

Washington (D.C.) - Sent by Mary McLeod Bethune; addressed to Walter White; expressing the Council's endorsement of the NAACP and Council of African Affairs, and thanking White for representing said tenets at the upcoming United Nations meeting in San Francisco.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Sept. 15

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Telegram from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying the Chicago Branch's protest of his September 19-20 appearance at a meeting called by Reverend J. L. Horace, who has apparently "bitterly and repeatedly attacked this Association," and conveying the Board's official sanction of his participation therein.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 June 26

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Walter White

New York (N.Y.) - Copy of a telegram regretting he "cannot possibly reach Springfield before five or six Friday afternoon," as hand-written on mums312-b055-i253.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Nov. 24

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Telegram from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Regarding the abuse of Du Bois's name by Clarence Pickett of the Homestead Subsistence Bureau with respect to "segregated Negro home subsistence colonies" and requesting that he send immediately a refuting statement for release.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Mar. 9

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Telegram from N.A.A.C.P. to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Sent by Walter White; hoping he can attend a meeting on the "Crisis" that Friday at the Hotel Chatham, so that they can jointly present on the financial troubles of the magazine.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers