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1919 July 8

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to George A. Singleton

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning material on the 317th Engineers of the 92nd Division of the United States Army for Du Bois's history of African American troops during World War I.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1922 Jan. 22

Peterson, Clinton J.

Letter from Clinton J. Peterson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Yorktown (N.Y.) - Concerning material for Du Bois's history of African Americans during World War I.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Dec. 6

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Lt. Peterson

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning materials for Du Bois's history of African Americans during World War I.

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 Oct. 13

Young Men's Christian Association (Pittsburgh, Pa.)

Letter from Young Men's Christian Association to W. E. B. Du Bois

Pittsburgh (Pa.) - Concerning rosters of the 505th and 506th engineers and historical sketch of the 351st Heavy Field Artillery for Du Bois's history of African Americans during World War I. Contains note from Madeline Allison in the upper left hand corner.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 July 10

Rhine, C.

Letter from C. Rhine to Editor of the Crisis

Camp Albert L. Mills (N.Y.) - Enclosing a photo of one of the Camp's sergeant, for publication in an upcoming number, and describing its subject's background and performance.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Nov. 28

Whitney, A. C.

Letter from A. C. Whitney to W. E. B. Du Bois

St. Paul (Minn.) - Concerning material on the 536th Engineer Service Battalion for Du Bois's book on the history of African Americans during World War I. Written on letterhead of the Schurmeir Manufacturing Co.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Mar. 2

Knight, Francis C.

Letter from F. C. Knight to Editor of the Crisis

Describing and furnishing photos of the first colored unit "to do service in France" during World War I, and seeking coverage thereof in a forthcoming issue.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1922 Feb. 20

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Clinton J. Peterson

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning material for Du Bois's history of African Americans during World War I.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers