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1932 Dec.

Crisis (Firm)

Report of the Crisis publishing company

New York (N.Y.) - Very briefly reporting on the magazine's recent incorporation and administrative restructuring; and noting Du Bois's prospective engagements at Atlanta University.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Dec.

Crisis (Firm)

Duties, salary, and length of service of present Crisis staff

New York (N.Y.) - Summarizing the duties associated with the magazine's various positions and their respective salaries and contract periods.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Mar. 4

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to N.A.A.C.P. Board of Directors

New York (N.Y.) - Noting the Association's total contribution to the "Crisis," as of 1922; noting the magazine's particularly precarious financial situation; and outlining how the Association could aid it so as to prolong publication, as well as how the magazine's own administration might make life-saving adjustments.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Nov.

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

Report to the editorial board of the Crisis

New York (N.Y.) - Stating the Crisis' current balance and summarizing its net circulation for November.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Dec.

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

Report to the Crisis

New York (N.Y.) - Stating the Crisis' current balance and summarizing its net circulation for December.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Dec.

Crisis (Firm)

Report on Crisis personnel and office factors

New York (N.Y.) - Summarizing the basic status and circumstances of the magazine's operating staff and the workload thereto allocated.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Dec.

Crisis (Firm)

Chapter X [fragment]

New York (N.Y.) - The loose tenth chapter of a report on the magazine's income, circulation, and general performance throughout 1932, noting its December incorporation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Feb. 25

Crisis (Firm)

The condition of the Crisis, February 25, 1932

New York (N.Y.) - Documenting and describing the magazine's financial condition; furnishing retrospective comparisons with past years with respect to indebtedness, total income, monthly circulation, cash income, monthly expenses, etc.; and proposing four ways to reduce expenses and rearrange budget.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Feb. 19

Crisis (Firm)

Average monthly expenses for which the Crisis is obligated until June, 1932

New York (N.Y.) - Listing and totalling the magazine's various expenses (for materials, supplies, rent, petty cash, etc.) through June of that year, and outlining a monthly allowance deriving mathematically therefrom.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Dec. 30

Crisis (Firm)

Report of the director of publications of the N.A.A.C.P. to the board of directors of the Crisis publishing company [draft]

New York (N.Y.) - The editor's report on the initial founding and principal aims of the magazine, and the evolution of same; summary of financial catastrophe in the wake of the crash of '29 and its lingering aftereffects; account of drama and overall trouble with certain members of staff in the past; and outline of various suggestions for the enterprise's administrative, logistical, and financia... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers