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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

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 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

1945 Dec. 27

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

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

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting his suggestions for a letter to Eleanor Roosevelt "listing matters we wish her to take up" at an impending United Nations Conference.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 July 25

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

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

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting that he send to the office a list of "persons seen in Washington regarding [European] visas and travel for my use in seeing officials in Washington Monday."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Feb. 23

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Telegram from the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People to Rayford W. Logan

New York (N.Y.) - Walter White sends birthday greetings on behalf of the NAACP staff.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Feb. 24

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

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

New York (N.Y.) - White notes that the NAACP has decided not to give the Harlem hospital situation any publicity.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers