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1929 Apr. 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Eugene C. Nelson

New York (N.Y.) - Pledging to forward his recent letter (mums312-b182-i491) duly to the address of its subject, Reba Cain, "and leaving any decision that she may wish to make to her." See mums312-b183-i329 for realization.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 June 25

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Vada Somerville

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking her and John for the helpful info they provided on African American college students in the L.A. area (see mums312-b187-i319, i320).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Jan. 28

Booker T. Washington Settlement (Youngstown, Ohio)

Letter from Booker T. Washington Settlement to W. E. B. Du Bois

Youngstown (Ohio) - Signed G. A. Steward, Superintendent; expressing interest in the recent "Crisis" feature on Consumers' Cooperation and seeking further information thereon, "as it is the purpose of this organization to build up a model Negro neighborhood."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Aug.

Crisis (Firm)

In Atlanta

United States - Draft of article which appeared in the August 1927 issue of The Crisis which discusses how Dr. C. A. Spence was acquitted from spurious charges lodged against him by a streetcar company in Atlanta.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Nov. 25

DeWendt, Bertha V.

Letter from Bertha V. De Wendt to the editor of the Crisis

Port-au-Prince (Haiti) - Introducing herself and offering her services to the magazine; worrying about "white American with strong military focus in Haiti"; seeking business investments from "colored American banks and business men."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Aug. 3

Pursell, Isabel A.

Letter from Mrs. A. Pursell to W. E. B. Du Bois

Berkeley (Calif.) - Describing some "very interesting" stories she has written on "the colored troops at Petersburg" and gauging his interest in printing same in the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Oct. 3

Republican National Committee (U.S.)

Letter from Republican National Committee to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed J. R. Hawkins, Chairman; enclosing a statement "urging Negroes to vote for Hoover," for print in the "Crisis," as per Du Bois's request (mums312-b180-i210).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Aug. 8

Hollander, Den

Letter from Den Hollander to N.A.A.C.P.

Chapel Hill (N.C.) - Describing his research on lynching in the U.S. and seeking bibliographical materials thereon; hoping the N.A.A.C.P. can furnish various supplements; and inquiring if it has published "any more detailed data" than those contained therein.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Jan. 15

South Carolina State College

Letter from South Carolina State Agricultural & Mechanical College to Editor of the Crisis

Orangeburg (S.C.) - Signed R. S. Wilkinson, President; requesting that he send information on forming a class on Consumers Cooperation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Feb. 14

Yerby, W. D.

Letter from W. D. Yerby to Crisis

Durham (N.C.) - Seeking further information on the "Liberian Loan" as mentioned in the February number.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers