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1929 May 15

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Harmon Unthank

New York (N.Y.) - Effectively postponing his employment at the "Crisis" until the end of the summer. See also mums312-b183-i459 through i462.

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1928 June 25

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Jennie Porter

New York (N.Y.) - Copy of a telegram requesting she rush her photo for use in the forthcoming "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Feb. 14

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Victory Life Insurance Company

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to V. D. Johnston; requesting that he furnish a cut of the stockholders' annual meeting, for reproduction in the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 May 1

Western Union Telegraph Company

Telegram from Western Union Telegraph Company to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Sent by the Service Bureau Manager; regretting that his telegram addressed to Estelle Mason of Grand Boulevard, Evanston, Ill. was undeliverable, for the simple reason that there is "no such street."

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1927 Apr. 9

Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938

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

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the "highly wrought state" of A. G. Dill and expressing his interest in being of assistance, if only he "knew cause of difficulty."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Apr. 30

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Southern Aid Society

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to W. A. Jordan; requesting that he furnish the copy for the Society's "Crisis" ad before May 5th, so as to appear in the upcoming number.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Mar. 29

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Maud Cuney-Hare

New York (N.Y.) - Inquiring into the name of the "colored man who was the friend of Beethoven and to whom he dedicated a symphony."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 July 7

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Major Walter Loving

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting that he send the names and degrees "of all colored graduates of the University of California," as well as the number of students enrolled the previous year.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Feb. 2

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Rachel Davis DuBois; requesting that she visit the office of the "Crisis" that Friday to meet the board and Irene Malvan and "talk things out."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Mar. 19

Thompson, Pierce McNeil

Telegram from Pierce McNeil Thompson. to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to him c/o Jones in Chicago; requesting that he wire ASAP instructions on the "Crisis"'s statement in preparation for the N.A.A.C.P.'s annual report.

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