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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

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

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

1936 Jan. 27

Gandy, John M.

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

Petersburg (Va.) - Concerns the "Encyclopedia of the Negro." Written on letterhead of Virginia State College for Negroes.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Mar. 22

Gandy, John M.

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

Petersburg (Va.) - Responding to rumors of Du Bois's imminent retirement from Atlanta University; pointing out, "your case is very different from that of most of us in that you are mentally alert and active"; and sending him best wishes for the future.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Aug. 22

Gandy, John M.

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

Petersburg (Va.) - Inviting him, Mrs. Du Bois, and granddaughter Du Bois Williams to visit him and Mrs. Gandy while en route to Atlanta that fall.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Nov. 17

Virginia Normal and Industrial Institute

Letter from Virginia Normal and Industrial Institute to W. E. B. Du Bois

Petersburg (Va.) - Concerning possible dates and locations of lectures while in Virginia and North Carolina.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Oct. 31

Virginia Normal and Industrial Institute

Letter from Virginia Normal and Industrial Institute to W. E. B. Du Bois

Petersburg (Va.) - From John M. Gandy, President. Confirms rescheduled lecture date, requests topic "The Present Outlook for the Darker Races."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 July 29

Gandy, John M.

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

Petersburg (Va.) - Informing Du Bois that the school colors are orange and blue.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers