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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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1942 Apr. 29

Pickens, William, 1881-1954

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

Washington (D.C.) - Enclosing, for his interest, various NAACP-related materials of note and describing recent goings-on at the Association.

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1947 Nov. 24

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Memorandum from Hugh H. Smythe to Madison Jones

Washington (D.C.) - Requesting that he take note and follow through on an attached memorandum; and suggesting that "perhaps a word to Mr. Dombrowski from the Association is in order."

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1928 July 15

Williams, Elbert

Letter from Elbert Williams to Editor of the Crisis

Washington (D.C.) - Commending the N.A.A.C.P. as "a great help to colored people" and seeking the Association's help in passing a World War Bill.

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1927 Dec. 14

Library of Congress

Letter from the Library of Congress to the NAACP

Washington (D.C.) - Asking for a payment of one dollar for copyright protection. Signed by Thorwald Solberg, register of copyrights.

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1924 Aug. 29

District of Columbia . Public Library

Letter from Public Library of the District of Columbia to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Clara W. Herbert, Acting Librarian; acknowledging his August 22 letter to the Librarian regarding the indexing of the "Crisis."

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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).

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1928 Dec. 7

Clifford, Carrie Williams, 1862-1934

Letter from Carrie W. Clifford to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Requesting that they return her manuscript, "Crucifixion," which she submitted to the "Crisis" three years previous.

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1928 May 8

Holland, Fannie A.

Letter from Mrs. A. M. Curtis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Per his recent query (mums312-b178-i470), denying any affiliation between herself and Ferdinand D. Lee, nor the project he is apparently spearheading.

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1927 Nov. 3

Moryck, Brenda R.

Letter from Brenda R. Moryck to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Again on the "mysterious" co-appearance, in the "Crisis" and in the "Light," of a short story of hers, relaying the explanations hazarded by the editors of the latter on the matter; detailing just how this miscommunication occurred; and noting that one version of the manuscript indeed went out without her knowledge.

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