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1930 Feb. 14

American Library Association

Letter from the American Library Association to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Explaining why The Crisis is not indexed in "the Readers' Guide or the other Wilson publications." Telling Du Bois that Sarah Bogle will write him next week.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 June 8

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from the Crisis to Emily V. D. Miller

New York (N.Y.) - Noting that Du Bois is out of the city.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Dec. 21

American Library Association

Letter from the American Library Association to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Forwarding a manuscript by Sadie M. Peterson entitled "What the Negro Veteran Reads." Enclosure not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Apr. 26

American Library Association

Letter from American Library Association to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Lilian Bechtold Gries, Publicity Assistant; gladly acknowledging his recent letter (mums312-b171-i396) and inquiring into which issue of the "Crisis" will feature the manuscript referenced therein.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Feb. 3

American Library Association

Letter from the American Library Association to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Acknowledges receiving Du Bois's letter to Sarah Bogle (mums312-b184-i111). Explaining that Bogle is away but will probably be interested in writing the article he suggested. Signed by Anita M. Hostetter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Jan. 29

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to the American Library Association

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Sarah C. N. Bogle. Asking Bogle to write an article about the establishment of a library school at Atlanta University and "libraries and colored people." Asking for advice in getting The Crisis listed by the Readers Guide to Periodical Literature.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Dec.

American Library Association

Librarianship as a profession booklet

Chicago (Ill.) - Describing the nature of work as a librarian. Listing accredited library schools.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Jan. 20

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - White asks if Du Bois would be willing to publish an article on "Librarianship as a Profession" in the Crisis; explains that Miss Sarah C. N. Bogle, secretary of the American Library Association, is planning to establish a library school at Atlanta University; Bogle believes that "not enough of the right type of colored men and women are being trained for the increasing number of libra... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Apr. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to American Library Association

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Lilian Bechtold Gries; thanking her for forwarding Sadie M. Peterson's piece on "What the Negro Veteran Reads" and pledging to feature same in a forthcoming number of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 June 5

Miller, Emily V. D.

Letter from Emily V. D. Miller to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Sending Du Bois page proofs of Alain Locke's "The Negro in America," in the hopes that he will review it in the Crisis and perhaps mention it in lectures. Enclosure not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers