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1942 Apr. 29

Pickens, William, 1881-1954

Letter from William Pickens to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Enclosing, for his interest, various NAACP-related materials of note and describing recent goings-on at the Association.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Sept. 29

Wilson, J. Finley, 1881-1952

Letter from J. Finley Wilson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Concerning an address for J. A. Wynt of Panama.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1920 Nov. 7

Russell, Charles Edward, 1860-1941

Letter from Charles E. Russell to W.E.B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Confirming plans to attend the meeting of the Committee on the Pan African Congress.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1914 June 12

Waters, James C.

Letter from James C. Waters Jr. to May Childs Nerney

Washington (D.C.) - Copy of letter sent to Du Bois by May C. Nerney concerning correspondence between James C. Waters, the Office of Indian Affairs, Julia C. Lathrop of the Children's Bureau and the Governor of Oklahoma regarding the case of Sarah Rector. Contains a brief memo to Du Bois from Nerney.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Jan. 22

Perry, Leslie

Letter from Leslie S. Perry to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Enclosing statistical data extracted from the Census Bureau on life expectancy, farm tenancy, education, and employment, as well as a short memo on federal employment, "which I feel is important in this whole thing" (his chapter on racial discrimination for the Association's U.N. petition) and bidding he get in touch if he requires any more information.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1912 June 21

Lewis, William H. (William Henry), 1868-1949

Letter from William H. Lewis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Regarding membership in the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1920 Nov. 6

Cook, Geo. Wm. (George William)

Letter from George Wm. Cook to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Concerning funding of the Pan African Congress.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Oct. 8

Callis, Henry A. (Henry Arthur), 1887-1974

Letter from Henry Arthur Callis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Pledging his and Myra Colson Callis's "whole-hearted support" in the ongoing saga between him and the NAACP with respect to his political leanings, and conceding that "one cannot carry our State Department on one shoulder and the cause of oppressed peoples on the other."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Oct. 5

Houston, Charles Hamilton, 1895-1950

Letter from Charles H. Houston to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Enclosing a clipping from that week's "Afro-American" concerning Du Bois and Walter White and noting that "any errors or inaccuracies are from the head, not the heart."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 May 11

Watson, H.

Letter from H. Watson to W. E. B. Du Bois, William Pickens, and Walter White

Washington (D.C.) - Congratulating them on the "fine work" carried out in Ohio and Kansas regarding congressional campaigns and other political activities, and wishing them success in their further efforts. Typed on official company notepaper.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers