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Box 17 January 1916-December 1923
Box 17, Folder 1 Correspondence: January-April 1916

The correspondence covers Ralph Tyler's campaign to be elected as a Republican delegate to the Republican National Convention, Myers's impression of preparedness and Republican presidential hopefuls, the Booker T. Washington Foundation, segregation in Cleveland and business and personal letters. The correspondents are George Myers, Judge Robert Terrell and Ralph Tyler.

[George Myers] to F.H. Goff; January 17, 1916
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Myron T. Herrick to George Myers; January 19, 1916
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Alice Harris to George Myers; January 21, 1916
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[George Myers] to James F. Rhodes; February 1, 1916
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Emmett J. Scott to George Myers; February 2, 1916
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Martin B. Daly to George Myers; February 10, 1916
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Newton D. Baker to George Myers; February 10, 1916
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Emmett J. Scott to George Myers; February 10, 1916
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Robert H. Terrell to George Myers; February 12, 1916
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Emmett J. Scott to George Myers; February 15, 1916
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Emmett J. Scott to George Myers; February 19, 1916
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Emmett J. Scott to George Myers; February 23, 1916
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Emmett J. Scott to George Myers; February 23, 1916
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Ralph Tyler to George Myers; February 24, 1916
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Myron T. Herrick to George Myers; February 29, 1916
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Emmett J. Scott to George Myers; March 2, 1916
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Emmett J. Scott to George Myers; March 4, 1916
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Newton D. Baker to George Myers; March 6, 1916
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Myron T. Herrick to George Myers; March 7, 1916
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Emmett J. Scott to George Myers; March 9, 1916
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Ralph Tyler to George Myers; March 15, 1916
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Ralph Tyler to George Myers; March 20, 1916
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George F. Rogers to George Myers; March 25, 1916
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George F. Rogers to George Myers; April 1, 1916
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Fred R. White to George Myers; April 4, 1916
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Robert H. Terrell to George Myers; April 4, 1916
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Charles A. Cottrill to George Myers; April 4, 1916
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Koken Barbers' Supply Co. to George Myers; April 7, 1916
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Ralph Tyler to George Myers; April 19, 1916
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Daniel Murray to George Myers; April 20, 1916
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Ralph Tyler to George Myers; April 21, 1916
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Ralph Tyler to George Myers; April 24, 1916
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Koken Barbers' Supply Co. to George Myers; April 25, 1916
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Ralph Tyler to George Myers; April 27, 1916
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Box 17, Folder 2

Correspondence: May-November 1916

The correspondence covers the lineup of candidates for the Ohio Senate campaign, comments on Charles Evans Hughes, increasing the enrollment of blacks in the Ohio National Guard and personal and business correspondence. The correspondents are Newton D. Baker, George Myers and Ralph Tyler.

Ralph Tyler to George Myers; May 1, 1916
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Emmett J. Scott to George Myers; May 2, 1916
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Ralph Tyler to George Myers; May 4, 1916
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Daniel Murray to George Myers; May 9, 1916
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D.C. Westenhaver to George Myers; May 22, 1916
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Koken Barbers' Supply Co. to George Myers; June 2, 1916
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John R. Lynch to George Myers; June 7, 1916
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Ralph Tyler to George Myers; June 13, 1916
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Ralph Tyler to George Myers; June 16, 1916
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John R. Lynch to George Myers; July 4, 1916
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Ralph Tyler to George Myers; July 6, 1916
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Koken Barbers' Supply Co. to George Myers; July 8, 1916
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Charles Dick to George Myers; July 21, 1916
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George Myers to [Newton D.] Baker; [July 22, 1916]
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State of Ohio, Executive Department to George Myers; July 25, 1916
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John H. Clarke to George Myers; July 27, 1916
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[Frist] F. Tipton to George Myers; July 27, 1916
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S.L. [Mills] to George Myers; August 1, 1916
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Myron T. Herrick to George Myers; August 1, 1916
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W.F. Koken to George Myers; August 2, 1916
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Newton D. Baker to George Myers; August 7, 1916
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Newton D. Baker to George Myers; August 11, 1916
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Ben W. Hough to George Myers; August 11, 1916
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Edward E. Wilson to George Myers; August 18, 1916
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Charles A. Cottrill to George Myers; August 31, 1916
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George Myers to Newton D. Baker; September 14, 1916
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William Logan & Charles F. Gibson to George Myers; September 16, 1916
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Emmett J. Scott to George Myers; September 18, 1916
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Daniel Murray to George Myers; September 19, 1916
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Newton D. Baker to George Myers; September 22, 1916
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Frank B. Willis to George Myers; September 25, 1916
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M.F. Handy to George Myers; October 5, 1916
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M.F. Handy to George Myers; October 17, 1916
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Emmett J. Scott to George Myers; November 8, 1916
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Albon L. Hosley to George Myers; November 14, 1916
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M.F. Handy to George Myers; November 20, 1916
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Mr. Maddox & Mrs. Giles to [George Myers]; November 20, 1916
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Emmett J. Scott to George Myers; November 29, 1916
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Negro Publications of Ohio to [George Myers]; [1916]
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Box 17, Folder 3

Correspondence: January-December 1917

The correspondence is primarily personal with the exception of the correspondence of Myers pertaining to the role of blacks in World War I. The correspondents are Newton D. Baker, George Myers and Ralph Tyler.

Koken Barbers' Supply Co. to George Myers; January 22, 1917
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F.H. Goff to George Myers; January 30, 1917
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F.H. Goff to George Myers; January 30, 1917
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Ellis A. Dale to George Myers; February 2, 1917
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[George Myers] to W.B. Gonwer; February 3, 1917
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W.B. Gongwer to George Myers; February 5, 1917
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Ralph Tyler to George Myers; February 5, 1917
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Ralph Tyler to George Myers; February 8, 1917
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George F. Rogers to George Myers; February 14, 1917
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Koken Barbers' Supply Co. to George Myers; February 15, 1917
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A. Lee Beaty to George Myers; February 20, 1917
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Clark J. Thwing to George Myers; March 12, 1917
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Clark J. Thwing to George Myers; March 15, 1917
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M.F. Handy to George Myers; March 23, 1917
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John R. Lynch to George Myers; April 2, 1917
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John R. Lynch to George Myers; April 20, 1917
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[George Myers] to E.H. Baker; May 4, 1917
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Elbert H. Baker to George Myers; June 29, 1917
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George Myers to Otto Miller; July 3, 1917
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John R. Lynch to George Myers; July 16, 1917
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James F. Rhodes to George Myers; August 4, 1917
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F.H. Stetzel to George Myers; August 6, 1917
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Ralph Tyler to George Myers; August 26, 1917
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Ralph Tyler to George Myers; September 2, 1917
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Ralph Tyler to George Myers; September 28, 1917
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Nahum Brascher to George Myers; October 8, 1917
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John R. Lynch to George Myers; October 11, 1917
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Newton D. Baker to George Myers; November 1, 1917
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John R. Lynch to George Myers; November 8, 1917
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John R. Lynch to George Myers; November 30, 1917
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John R. Lynch to George Myers; December 12, 1917
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Box 17, Folder 4

Correspondence: January, February, May, June, September-December 1918; January-April, July-December 1919

The correspondence covers a variety of topics, Tyler's impressions of France, Myers's views of the History of Reconstruction, possible I.W.W. activity among blacks in Akron and personal letters. The correspondents are George Myers, Ralph Tyler and Walter White.

George Myers to James F. Rhodes; January 7, 1918
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John R. Lynch to George Myers; January 11, 1918
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John R. Lynch to George Myers; January 28, 1918
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Ralph Tyler to George Myers; February 5, 1918
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[George Myers] to James F. Rhodes; February 18, 1918
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A.S. Steele to George Myers; April 5, 1918
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John R. Lynch to George Myers; April 20, 1918
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John R. Lynch to George Myers; May 13, 1918
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Ralph Tyler to George Myers; May 20, 1918
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E.M. Noble to [unknown]; September 11, 1918
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Ralph Tyler to George Myers; October 21, 1918
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E.M. Noble to George Myers; November 2, 1918
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E.M. Noble to George Myers; November 11, 1918
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Emmett J. Scott to George Myers; December 2, 1918
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Ralph Tyler to George Myers; December 21, 1918
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E.M. Noble to George Myers; December 27, 1918
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John W. Thompson to George Myers; January 23, 1919
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Ralph Tyler to George Myers; January 26, 1919
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Ralph Tyler to George Myers; February 19, 1919
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Emmett J. Scott to George Myers; February 27, 1919
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Emmett J. Scott to George Myers; February 28, 1919
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Emmett J. Scott to George Myers; March 1, 1919
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Emmett J. Scott to George Myers; March 1, 1919
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George Myers to Emmett J. Scott; March 1, 1919
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Emmett J. Scott to George Myers; March 2, [1919]
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Emmett J. Scott to George Myers; March 7, 1919
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George Myers to Emmett J. Scott; March 10, 1919
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Ralph Tyler to George Myers; March 21, 1919
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Harry C. Smith to George Myers; April 14, 1919
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George Myers to Allard Smith; April 17, 1919
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Charles S. Findlay to George Myers; April 22, 1919
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National Publishing Company to George Myers; July 1, 1919
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E.M. Noble to George Myers; [July 27, 1919]
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E.M. Noble to George Myers; August 16, 1919
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E.M. Noble to George Myers; August 25, 1919
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William Boyce Thompson to George Myers; August 26, 1919
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Jos. L. Jones to George Myers; August 30, 1919
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R.R. Church to George Myers; September 17, 1919
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[George Myers] to W.B. Gongwer; October 24, 1919
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James M. Cox to George Myers; October 27, 1919
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Walter F. White to George Myers; October 28, 1919
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E.A. Bailey to George Myers; November 5, 1919
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E.A. Steele to George Myers; [December 9, 1919]
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Finance Committee of the Committee of Arrangements to George Myers; [1919]
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Box 17, Folder 5

Correspondence: January-April, June, September, October, December, 1920; February, March, July, August 1921

The correspondence is primarily personal and routine with the exception of Daniel Murray's two articles on black Jewry and Myers's letter to James F. Rhodes on the Hanna-Foraker struggle in the Ohio Republican party. The correspondents are Daniel Murray and George Myers.

E.M. Noble to George Myers; January 20, [1920]
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E.M. Noble to George Myers; February 3, 1920
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E.M. Noble to George Myers; February 25, 1920
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[George Myers] to James F. Rhodes; March 4, 1920
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[George Myers] to A.B. Meldrum; April 28, 1920
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Emil Joseph to George Myers; June 26, 1920
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Daniel Murray to George Myers; August 27, 1920
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J.S. Jackson to George Myers; September 7, 1920
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J.S. Jackson to George Myers; September 15, 1920
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George Myers to Mr. Prentiss; September 28, 1920
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E.M. Noble to George Myers; October 16, 1920
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Charles E. Adams to George Myers; October 18, 1920
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Charles Bundy to [George Myers]; December 1, 1920
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J.S. Jackson to George Myers; February 8, 1921
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Charles A. Cottrill to George Myers; March 21, 1921
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Jane E. Hunter to George Myers; March 28, 1921
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Harry C. Smith to George Myers; July 22, 1921
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C.G. Woodson to George Myers; July 29, 1921
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Robert R. Morton to George Myers; [August 6, 1921]
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[George Myers] to Robert R. Morton; August 26, 1921
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Box 17, Folder 6

Correspondence: February, May, July, September, October, December 1922; January, February, June-August, October, December 1923

The correspondence covers a variety of areas such as congregational disputes in St. John's A.M.E. Church, James Weldon Johnson's complaint over the United States invasion of Haiti, Myers's assessment of James F. Rhodes's latest work on the McKinley-Roosevelt administrations, discrimination in Cleveland's public parks and swimming pools, maintenance of the color line in Washington, D.C. and personal correspondence. The correspondents are James Weldon Johnson, George Myers, Harry Smith and Judge Robert Terrell.

Robert H. Terrell to George Myers; February 1, 1922
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C.G. Woodson to George Myers; May 11, 1922
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C.G. Woodson to George Myers; July 1, 1922
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[Walter White] to George Myers; July 27, 1922
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[George Myers] to J.H. Jones; September 8, 1922
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J.S. Jackson to George Myers; September 9, 1922
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J.H. Jones to George Myers; October 13, 1922
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W.T. Anderson to George Myers; October 14, 1922
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A.H. Seville to George Myers; December 18, 1922
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A.H. Seville to George Myers; December 18, 1922
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V. Beflot to [George Myers]; January 22, 1923
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John R. Lynch to George Myers; January 27, 1923
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Elton Hoyt to George Myers; February 5, 1923
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Harry C. Smith to George Myers; February 5, 1923
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[George Myers] to James F. Rhodes; [February 16, 1923]
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[George Myers] to James F. Rhodes; February 16, 1923
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George Myers to James F. Rhodes; February 16, 1923
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John R. Lynch to George Myers; February 19, 1923
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Theodore E. Burton to George Myers; February 22, 1923
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Garnet C. Wilkinson to George Myers; February 26, 1923
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Garnet C. Wilkinson to George Myers; February 28, 1923
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Harry C. Smith to George Myers; June 9, 1923
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Robert H. Terrell to George Myers; July 1923
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[George Myers] to Frank S. Harmon; August 23, 1923
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[George Myers] to [Frank S.] Harmon; [August 23, 1923]
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W.E. McIntire & Milton Gibson to George Myers; October 4, 1923
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Thomas E. Monks to George Myers; December 19, 1923
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Maurice Maschke to George Myers; December 22, 1923
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