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1932 Jan. 27

Schuyler, George S. (George Samuel), 1895-1977

Letter from George S. Schuyler to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Commenting at length on Du Bois's review of his novel "Slaves Today" as printed in the February "Crisis" and describing his thoughts on labor conditions in Liberia; the true cause of the natives' plight; and the blame to be placed on them for their compliance with wrongdoing.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 May 12

Peabody, George Foster, 1852-1938

Letter from George Foster Peabody to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Commending and commenting on various features of the May "Crisis"; expressing his interest in the "World War History of the Negro" and seeking further materials thereon; and noting he is also "interested in the general conclusions respecting Liberia."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Aug. 21

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Sie Thorgues

New York (N.Y.) - Per his query (mums312-b168-i527), apologizing for the delay in responding to his "Crisis" submission on Liberia and suggesting that if he provide more hard facts and "a minimum of comment or exhortation, we might be able to use it."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 June 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to President of Liberia

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to President C. D. King; commissioning from him a short article on his country, for feature in a forthcoming number of the "Crisis," and suggesting a series topics he might choose to treat therein.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers