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1927 Sept. 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to James A. Butler, Jr.

New York (N.Y.) - Saying that he hopes to publish one of Butler's poems in The Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Feb. 27

Butler, James Alpheus, 1905-1977

Letter from J. Alpheus Butler, Jr. to W. E. B. Du Bois

Tampa (Fla.) - Expressing interest in the 1928 Krigwa prizes and seeking full submission guidelines thereon; inquiring into the publication status of a poem he submitted "some time ago" to the "Crisis"; and recounting several other failed attempts to have his work featured therein.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Mar. 5

Butler, James Alpheus, 1905-1977

Letter from James Alpheus Butler, Jr. to W. E. B. Du Bois

Tampa (Fla.) - Concerning his recent activities and poetry.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Oct. 1

Butler, James Alpheus, 1905-1977

Letter from J. Alpheus Butler, Jr. to W. E. B. Du Bois

Denver (Colo.) - Thanking him for printing his poem, "The Dark Flower," in the October number of the "Crisis"; describing his current studies at Denver University; and hoping to continue to submit to the magazine periodically in the future.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Oct. 4

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to J. A. Butler, Jr.

New York (N.Y.) - Noting plans to publish "one or two" of his poems in a forthcoming number of the "Crisis," and returning the others, which "I think I ought not to keep any longer."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 May 28

Butler, James Alpheus, 1905-1977

Letter from James Alpheus Butler to W. E. B. Du Bois

Nashville (Tenn.) - Regarding the position of Business Manager at the Crisis; notes his interest in the job and explains his experience and lists accomplishments.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Sept. 5

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to James A. Butler, Jr.

New York (N.Y.) - Describing Butler's submitted poems as "not...quite finished enough for publication."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Mar. 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to James A. Butler, Jr.

New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledging Butler's letter and affirming that he will include Butler's poems in The Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers