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1934 Apr. 3

Alexander, Lillian

Telegram from Lillian Alexander to J. E. Spingarn

Atlanta (Ga.) - Protesting his "stated intention to oust [W. E. B.] Du Bois" and noting that "Negro America still looks to him as leader and real backbone of organization."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Apr. 3

Alexander, Lillian

Telegram from Lillian Alexander to Marion Cuthbert

Atlanta (Ga.) - Noting "another dastardly attack on [W. E. B.] Du Bois" and calling for her attendance at the April 9 Association Board meeting.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Apr. 3

Alexander, Lillian

Telegram from Lillian Alexander to Rachel Davis DuBois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Noting "another effort to oust [W. E. B.] Du Bois" and calling for her attendance at the April 9 Association Board meeting: "fight it for sake of all Negroes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Apr. 3

Alexander, Lillian

Telegram from Lillian Alexander to Louis T. Wright

Atlanta (Ga.) - Noting J. E. Spingarn's plan to dismiss W. E. B. Du Bois at next Association meeting, and calling for Wright's help in stopping said efforts: "Organization can spare Spingarn better than Du Bois."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Apr. 3

Alexander, Lillian

Telegram from Lillian Alexander to Arthur Spingarn

Atlanta (Ga.) - Calling for his attendance at the April 9 Association Board meeting to fight what is allegedly J. E. Spingarn's attempt "to oust [W. E. B.] Du Bois from 'The Crisis,'" and referring him to the editorial in last week's "New York Age."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Apr. 14

Association of Colored Railway Trainmen and Locomotive Firemen

Telegram from Association of Colored Railway Trainmen and Locomotive Firemen to NAACP

Roanoke (Va.) - Signed S. H. Clark, President; addressed to Walter White; acknowledging the Association's recent telegram in preparation for the United Nations Conference (mums312-b107-i226) and pledging to respond in a few days.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Nov. 22

Calloway, Thomas J.

Telegram from Thomas J. Calloway to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Noting that his report from Johns Hopkins Hospital is "not so serious" and pledging to elaborate in full in a letter the following week (i.e., in mums312-b182-i640).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Sept. 29

Chicago tribune

Telegram from Chicago Tribune to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Sent by Laurence T. Heron; reiterating his request for information on the case of Paul D. Peacher (see mums312-b109-i342).

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

1928 Oct. 28

Coleridge-Taylor, Jessie Sarah Fleetwood Walmisley, 1869-1962

Telegram from Jessie F. Coleridge-Taylor to W. E. B. Du Bois

Surrey (England) - In reiteration of her recent letter (mums312-b178-i408), regretting that the previously accorded "Crisis reproduction of her late husband's workshed (see mums312-b178-i405, i410) is strictly prohibited.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers