Gallery view

1948 Mar. 4

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Hugh H. Smythe

San Francisco (Calif.) - Instructing him to prepare his recent memorandum (mums312-b120-i304) for the impending NAACP Board meeting and briefly noting he is "safe and well."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Apr. 28

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . San Francisco Branch

Telegram from NAACP San Francisco Branch to W. E. B. Du Bois

San Francisco (Calif.) - Sent by Florence Borden Harriman; looking forward to seeing him at the Branch's April 29 mass meeting and noting some notable prospective attendees.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Feb. 20

Nance, Ethel Ray, 1899-1992

Telegram from Ethel Ray Nance to W. E. B. Du Bois

San Francisco (Calif.) - Noting that Buell Gallagher of the Pacific School of Religion will soon relay to her his preferred date for Du Bois's impending lecture at the institution, per his request (see mums312-b111-i064).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 May 16

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to NAACP Chicago Branch

San Francisco (Calif.) - Addressed to Oscar C. Brown; offering to speak at the Branch on June 3.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Dec. 21

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . San Francisco Branch

Telegram from NAACP San Francisco branch to W. E. B. Du Bois

San Francisco (Calif.) - Sent by Alberta Mayo James; inviting him to spend "Negro History Week" in San Fransisco and deliver various addresses co-hosted by the San Fransisco branch and a city-wide committee.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Mar. 9

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Hugh H. Smythe

San Francisco (Calif.) - Succinctly noting he'll be in San Francisco through March 15 and noting (on verso) shipment thereto of the oft-requested Benson and Hedges.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 May 11

Nance, Ethel Ray, 1899-1992

Telegram from Ethel Ray Nance to W. E. B. and Nina Du Bois

San Francisco (Calif.) - Congratulating them on their fiftieth wedding anniversary; "only sending greetings on your diamond anniversary will give me greater pleasure."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 May 7

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Telegram from NAACP to United States Delegation to the United Nations Conference on International Organization

San Francisco (Calif.) - Copy of a telegram addressed to Edward R. Stettinius; signed Walter White, W. E. B. Du Bois, and Mary McLeod Bethune for the Association; submitting a series of detailed comments on the Delegation's recent trusteeship proposal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers