Gallery view

1930 Oct. 3

Dillard, J. H. (James Hardy), 1856-1940

Letter from J. H. Dillard to Wallace A. Battle

Explaining that he is willing to allow the American Church Institute for Negroes to advertise and believes The Crisis would be the best place to do so. Sent as a copy to W. E. B. Du Bois, apparently one day after Dillard sent a letter from Du Bois about the matter (mums312-b184-i101).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Mar. 5

Letter from unidentified correspondent to the American Church Institute for Negroes

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Wallace A. Battle. Acknowledges receiving Battle's check and subscription. Explaining that W. E. B. Du Bois is away. Signed "Secretary to Dr. Du Bois."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 July 27

American Church Institute for Negroes

Letter from the American Church Institute for Negroes to W. E. B. Du Bois

Richmond (Va.) - Offering criticism of an article drafted by W. E. B. Du Bois. Particularly discussing the efforts made by the Episcopal Church to improve "Negro educational institutions." Written on the stationery of Murthy's Hotel.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Jan. 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to the American Church Institute for Negroes

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining that Thomas J. Calloway has been ill and is leaving The Crisis. Sending his photograph. Explaining his interest in carrying an advertisement for the Church Institute Schools in The Crisis. Addressed to Wallace Battle, but appears to have mistaken the middle initial for a "W" rather than an "A."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Sept. 30

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Dr. James H. Dillard

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning his hope that Dillard will overcome his opposition to advertising and allow the American Church Institute for Negroes schools to advertise in The Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Oct. 8

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to the American Church Institute for Negroes

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Wallace A. Battle. Informing Battle that J. H. Dillard is willing to allow the American Church Institute for Negroes to advertise in The Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Jan. 30

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to the American Church Institute for Negroes

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Reverend Robert W. Patton. Referring to a letter from Wallace A. Battle that mentions a misunderstanding between Du Bois and Patton (item mums312-b184-i086). Asking about the misunderstanding.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Feb. 3

American Church Institute for Negroes

Letter from the American Church Institute for Negroes to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledges receiving Du Bois's letter to Dr. Patton which he will see upon his return to the office. Signed by Isabel M. Carter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Oct. 2

Dillard, J. H. (James Hardy), 1856-1940

Letter from J. H. Dillard to W. E. B. Du Bois

Charlottesville (Va.) - Asserting that he "never made any definite opposition to advertising in The Crisis." Typed on Slater Fund letterhead.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Jan. 17

American Church Institute for Negroes

Letter from the American Church Institute for Negroes to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a photograph of Du Bois, a misunderstanding between Du Bois and Dr. Patton, and an advertisement in The Crisis. Signed by Wallace A. Battle, field secretary.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers