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1941 Apr. 15

Virginia State College

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

Petersburg (Va.) - Signed John M. Gandy, President; regretting that he cannot, after all, attend the impending Phylon Institute, and sending in his stead the "very capable" Harry W. Roberts.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1942 Dec. 19

Virginia State College for Negroes

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

Petersburg (Va.) - Signed J. Louis Barrett, Committee on Testimonials; describing the College's plan to honor John M. Gandy's career, and requesting a letter expressing "your regard for his work" to be published in a celebratory volume thereof.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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

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

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

1946 May 12

Gandy, John M.

Telegram from Mr. and Mrs. John M. Gandy to Dr. and Mrs. W. E. B. Du Bois

Petersburg (Va.) - Wishing to Du Bois's a happy 50th wedding anniversary.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Oct. 7

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mrs. John M. Gandy

New York (N.Y.) - In sympathy over the death of her husband, John M. Gandy.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers