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1919 June 28

Williams, Edward Christopher, 1871-1929

Letter from E. C. Williams to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Concerning correspondence with the War Department over records of World War I. For Du Bois's history of African Americans during World War I.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 June 18

Williams, Edward Christopher, 1871-1929

Letter from E. C. Williams to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Concerning the status of War Department records for Du Bois's history of African American soldiers during World War I.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Oct. 20

Stevenson, William

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

Washington (D.C.) - Per his request (mums312-b165-i284), noting that official papers on his war experience are located in Cincinnati, and pledging to write up a summary of his experience with the A.E.F. "if I can find time to do so."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Oct. 1

Lewis, Hettie B.

Letter from Hettie B. Lewis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Per his query in the October "Crisis" for "incidents or documents showing discipline and morale of colored troops," enclosing a letter on same from the War Dept and hoping he is able to make use of it.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Mar. 27

United States . Adjutant-General's Office

Letter from United States War Department to Hettie Lewis

Washington (D.C.) - Signed P. C. Harris, Adjutant General; forwarding to her a copy of the award conferred to her son Kenneth, a private in the 372nd Infantry.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Apr. 9

United States . War Dept.

Letter from United States War Dept. to Crisis

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Emmett J. Scott, Special Assistant to Secretary; addressed to A. G. Dill; requesting to borrow the cut from which the enclosed photograph was made for the "Crisis," volume 16, number 2 (June 1918).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Apr. 23

Taylor, Watler J.

Letter from Walter J. Taylor to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Per his query re Taylor's article (see mums312-b165-i295, i296), providing further information and hard facts on the persons therein described and requesting that he return the manuscript and photo submitted therewith.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Mar. 1

Taylor, Watler J.

Letter from Walter J. Taylor to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Enclosing an article on "the Medicinal Man of the Fighting Forces in France" for consideration in the magazine, as well as a portrait of three colored soldiers of the 368th Infantry.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers