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1928 Oct. 20

Dunbar National Bank (New York, N.Y.)

Letter from Dunbar National Bank to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Roscoe Conkling Bruce; acknowledging his recent note on his inability to patronize the Bank (mums312-b178-i608); but still brainstorming ways that he can negotiate his personal and business banking so as to support both the Dunbar and the Corn Exchange bank.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Sept. 20

Dunbar National Bank (New York, N.Y.)

Memorandum from Dunbar National Bank to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Roscoe Conkling Bruce; enclosing some photos of the Bank's interior, for use in a forthcoming "Crisis" feature thereon, and pledging to get portraits of the colored staff members thereof, if desired.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Oct. 19

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Dunbar National Bank

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Roscoe Conkling Bruce; thanking him for his recent memo relaying core facts about the Bank (mums312-b178-i607); describing his affiliation with the Corn Exchange Bank and the need for one in the vicinity; outlining the comparative benefits of banking at each one; but regretting that at present his is not sure how he can patronize both.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Oct. 18

Dunbar National Bank (New York, N.Y.)

Letter from Dunbar National Bank to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Roscoe Conkling Bruce; describing the foundations, origins, goals, administration, corporate structure, and financial policies of the bank, for feature in a forthcoming "Crisis" article thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Oct. 8

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Report of the secretary for the October 1919 meeting of the Board.

New York (N.Y.) - Activities, campaigns, agendas, progress on a variety of issues including: membership, anti-lynching, race riots, publicity, published articles, finances, agenda for October 8 meeting.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Oct. 24

Dunbar National Bank (New York, N.Y.)

Letter from Dunbar National Bank to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Roscoe Conkling Bruce; thanking him for his gracious letter (mums312-b178-i610) regarding the garnering of support for the Bank; and lamenting the conditions prohibiting the "Crisis" from opening an account therewith; "When will our folks wake up?"

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Sept. 17

Dunbar National Bank (New York, N.Y.)

Letter from Dunbar National Bank to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Roscoe Conkling Bruce; regretting the delay in furnishing the requested facts on the Bank, for feature in the "Crisis"; in the meantime, furnishing copies of various correspondence describing institution's sale of stock and financial policy; momentousness in the history of the race; and professional backgrounds of newly-hired staffpersons.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Oct. 23

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Dunbar National Bank

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Roscoe Conkling Bruce; per the possibility of the "Crisis"'s banking with the institution (see mums312-b178-i608, i609), suggesting that perhaps the N.A.A.C.P. could open an account with them, and noting the necessary provisions that would need to be in place for the magazine to have a cash reserve therewith.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers