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1927 June 20

Casely-Hayford, Gladys

Letter from Gladys Casely-Hayford to Editor of the Crisis

Sekondi (Ghana) - Enclosing some poems for consideration and seeking information on any contests still open.

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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

1929 Feb. 21

Johnson, Georgia Douglas Camp, 1886-1966

Letter from Georgia Johnson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Noting a sweet letter recently received from Anna Nussbaum (mums312-b183-i032) and offering to forward along a copy if he so wishes.

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1929 Feb. 11

Parmenter, Catherine

Letter from Catherine Parmenter to Crisis

Colorado Springs (Colo.) - Once again (as in mums312-b183-i106), inquiring into the publication status of "The Convict," a poem she submitted to the magazine in November 1928.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Jan. 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Butler R. Wilson

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking him for the General Shelburne letters (enclosed in mums312-b180-i594) and pledging to use them in the "Crisis" "with the proviso which you mentioned."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Jan. 26

McCollum, Obie

Letter from Obie McCollum to Crisis

Baltimore (Md.) - Seeking to re-acquire the rights of publication pertaining to a set of poems he submitted to the magazine under the pseudonym James Winton Clark.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Dec. 20

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from Crisis to Lucius E. Williams

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to him at the Wage Earners Savings Bank; noting that he is among the "prominent bankers" mentioned in a February 1928 "Crisis" feature and requesting that he furnish an original photo of himself for publication therein.

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1929 May 25

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to T. J. Calloway

New York (N.Y.) - Instructing him to send 25-50 sample copies of the "Crisis" to Rev. W. A. Byrd of Jersey City.

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1925 Sept. 4

United States . Postmaster General

Letter from United States Post Office to Editor of the Crisis

New York (N.Y.) - Signed J. J. Kiely, Postmaster; enclosing two circulars for publication in the magazine, either "wholly or in part."

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1928 May 19

Paul Laurence Dunbar Apartments, Inc.

Letter from Dunbar Apartments to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Roscoe Conkling Bruce; thanking him for encouraging him to publish his article on the co-operative movement and pledging to have materials prepared for a feature thereon in a forthcoming number of the "Crisis."

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