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1942 Dec. 23

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Virginia State College for Negroes

Atlanta (Ga.) - In response to J. Louise Barrett's request (mums312-b099-i138), praising John M. Gandy's "long and fine work" performed at the College, and commending him on his "singleness of purpose and persistence and fine unselfish honesty."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Dec. 12

Gandy, John M.

Letter from John M. Gandy to W. E. B. Du Bois

Petersburg (Va.) - Concerning appointment to the Fisk University Alumni Committee and nationwide meeting with Fisk clubs and members of the trustees to be held January 1925. Written on letterhead of Virginia Normal and Industrial Institute.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Dec. 8

Gandy, John M.

Letter from John M. Gandy to W. E. B. Du Bois

Petersburg (Va.) - Concerning appointment to the Alumni Committee by the Fisk University Board of Trustees to discuss recent controversies over the presidency of Fayette McKenzie. Written on letterhead of Virginia Normal and Industrial Institute.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Dec. 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to John M. Gandy

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning appointment to the Alumni Committee by the Fisk University Board of Trustees to discuss recent controversies over the presidency of Fayette McKenzie.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 May 31

Gandy, John M.

Letter from John M. Gandy to W. E. B. Du Bois

Petersburg (Va.) - Happily agreeing to host him and Du Bois Williams at his Petersburg home on the evening of June 9th.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 June 6

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to John M. Gandy

Atlanta (Ga.) - Relaying the details of his impending arrival in Petersburg with granddaughter Du Bois Williams and specifying, "we shall need but a light supper."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Nov. 1

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to John M. Gandy

Atlanta (Ga.) - Thanking Gandy for the wonderful hospitality during his trip to Virginia State College. Du Bois jokes about a gift that was left in his bag by Mrs. Gandy.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 May 29

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to John M. Gandy

Atlanta (Ga.) - Hoping to stay with him in Petersburg on the night of June 9th with his granddaughter, Du Bois Williams.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Nov. 3

Gandy, John M.

Letter from John M. Gandy to W. E. B. Du Bois

Petersburg (Va.) - Suggesting he "dispose of the wine as you see fit" and thanking him for his recent visit: "your address proved interesting and inspiring."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 June 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to John M. Gandy

Atlanta (Ga.) - Thanking him for his letter; noting some recent job offers he's had; and regretting that the experience at Atlanta University "did not have the pleasant feature which accompanied your retirement" (from Virginia State College).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers