Gallery view

1926 Dec. 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to E. R. Mathews

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois sends Mathews a proposed statement for the "Crisis" prizes for 1927. Enclosure not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Nov. 13

Mathews, E. R.

Letter from Roscoe Mathews to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking him for his recent letter on the financial situation of the "Crisis" and pledging to think the matter over and be back with him thereon shortly.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Oct. 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to E. R. Mathews

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois announced that he is pleased to offer Mathews' prize for music in the next Crisis contest; asks Mathews to provide him with more details; notes that he and Mrs. Du Bois had an enjoyable evening" with her last night. Enclosure not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Nov. 12

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to E. R. Mathews

New York (N.Y.) - A slightly revised version of his earlier letter (mums312-b182-i393) describing the financial condundra of the "Crisis" and seeking investors therein.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Nov. 6

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to E. R. Mathews

New York (N.Y.) - Describing at length the administrative and financial statuses of the "Crisis" and delineating the difficulties of its current situation, funding-wise; and requesting if he or any of his acquaintances would be willing or predisposed to investing therein.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Nov. 1

Mathews, E. R.

Letter from E. R. Mathews to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Mathews provides Du Bois with information regarding the prize she will over in the next Crisis contest.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 July 6

Mathews, E. R.

Letter from E. R. Mathews to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Mathews sends Du Bois a manuscript "High Lights of Negro History," by her nephew, Charles Thomas Holloway; asks Du Bois to publish it in the Crisis; asks that if Du Bois cannot publish it, that he at least publish a photograph of Holloway.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 July 12

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to E. R. Mathews

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois informs Mathews that he cannot publish her nephew's manuscript in the Crisis (see mums312-b173-i307). Enclosure not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 May

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

The donor of the Du Bois literary prize

Clipping from the Crisis; concerning the Du Bois literary prize and the individual, Miss E. R. Mathews, who donated it; contains a picture of Paul Robeson as Othello with Maurice Brown-Dugo as Iago.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Oct. 27

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to E. R. Mathews

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois announced that he is pleased to offer Mathews' prize for music in the next Crisis contest; asks Mathews to provide him with more details; notes that he and Mrs. Du Bois had an enjoyable evening" with her last night. Enclosure not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers