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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.

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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).

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1925 Oct. 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to T. J. Woofter, Jr.

New York (N.Y.) - Soliciting from him a short article on his opinion of "the attitude of the younger generation of educated Southerners toward the younger generation of educated Negroes," for publication in a forthcoming number of the "Crisis," and enclosing a sample copy of the magazine.

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1928 Sept. 26

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to J. R. Hawkins; describing a forthcoming "Crisis" feature "urging Negroes to vote for Smith," and soliciting from him a 500-word endorsement for Hoover to print alongside.

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1928 Aug. 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Abram L. Harris

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a conference on cooperation held in the Crisis magazine offices and Harold Laski's article, "Foundations, research, and the University".

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1927 Dec. 2

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Edward C. Mickey

New York (N.Y.) - Per his request (mums312-b176-i399), returning one of the photos he'd earlier furnished the "Crisis," and pledging to send the remaining ones soon.

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1925 Dec. 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to R. H. Rutherford

New York (N.Y.) - Responding to the article he submitted for publication in the "Crisis" (originally described in mums312-b171-i048); pointing out some flaws in its structure and argument; and suggesting he furnish an essay which is able to "make a statement of just how the middle laboring class of colored people live," based on his experience.

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1925 Nov. 13

Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters

Letter from Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters to Editor of The Crisis

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the efforts of the BSCP to organize the workers of the Pullman Company.

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1925 Oct. 6

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Kansas City General Hospital

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to F. C. Unthank; requesting that he furnish photos of the facilities and staff members of the hospital, for a hopefully forthcoming "Crisis" feature thereon.

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1924 Nov. 8

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Elks Lodge No. 127

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Secretary Henson J. Styles; per his recent invitation (mums312-b168-i234), clarifying that the Lodge should furnish a photo of its building for reproduction in the "Crisis"; "I am not a photographer and do not want to take [the] picture."

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