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1916 May 1

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from The Crisis to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Announcing that the Crisis is collecting data for its annual education number, and would like the enclosed questions answered. Signed by W. E. B. Du Bois, to be sent to presidents of "71 colored" colleges.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - The Crisis inquires about "colored students and graduates for the year 1931-1932."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1917

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Letter addressed "To Agents" concerning limited editions of the Crisis; reminding agents to order early as issues sell out quickly. Du Bois reminds agents of their slogan "50,000 by Easter! Help us."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 May 5

Crisis (Firm)

Circular letter from Crisis to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - For use in the forthcoming education-themed edition of the "Crisis," requesting that recipients submit the "names and addresses of any persons of Negro descent in your institution" who have received advanced degrees.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Mar. 10

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from the Crisis to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed "Dear Subscribers;" enticing old subscribers to renew their subscription with the Crisis at a special rate of $2.50 for two years.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Dec. 1

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

Circular letter from Crisis to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - A form letter describing the "Crisis"'s various assets and accomplishments, and enumerating four ways readers can help, by renewing their subscriptions, buying same for others, signing up for more than one year at a time, and making monetary donations. See mums312-b183-i001 for final version.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 June

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

Circular letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Haverford College

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to President W. W. Comfort; seeking, for use in the "Crisis," data on the College's African American students and prospective graduates.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928

Crisis (Firm)

Circular letter from Crisis to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Expressing interest in acquiring more "Crisis" agents in a given area and asking that recipients recommend individuals who might be willing or able to serve thereas.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Nov. 22

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

Circular letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to "Crisis" agents; regretting the delays in the production of the November issue and describing the circumstances of the strike that incurred same; requesting that agents send their November payments and December orders asap in light of ensuing difficulties; and hoping for their continued and productive collaboration throughout 1920.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Nov. 25

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

Circular letter from Crisis to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Encouraging "Crisis" readers whose subscriptions have expired to renew as soon as they can and thus continue to receive "one of the most brilliant of our periodicals."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers