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New York (N.Y.) - Asking for photographs of the arcade for use in The Crisis.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1929 Mar. 5
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Jamaica (New York, N.Y.) - Commenting on a recent feature treating African American schools in South Carolina; deeming Jesse Binga as "a star of the first magnitude in the business world" and seeing his success as "an incentive to Negro youth"; and commending Marita Bonner's piece, "Drab Rambles."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Henry, P. H.
1927 Dec. 14
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Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Jesse Binga, President; noting that a "Crisis" article on banking "from an educational standpoint" would be right up their alley; and reaffirming the institution's "hearty support" of the magazine.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Binga State Bank
1926 June 12
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New York (N.Y.) - Asking that Binga write to C. W. Joshua.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 Apr. 5
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New York (N.Y.) - Proposing an extension to The Crisis contest for works on "Negro business."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 Oct. 26
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Chicago (Ill.) - Expressing his gratitude for the article about his life in The Crisis. Describing excavation efforts. Inviting Du Bois and his family to his Twilight Party.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Binga, Jesse, 1865-1950
1927 Dec. 15
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning entries for The Crisis prize for a work on banking and a contribution. The Crisis letterhead is on the reverse side.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 July 13
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Chicago (Ill.) - Invitation to a Christmas Twilight Party hosted by Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Binga. The party was set for December 26, 1927 at the Savoy Ballroom in Chicago. Includes a holiday-themed engraving at the top.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Binga, Jesse, 1865-1950
1927 Dec.
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Chicago (Ill.) - Signed M. O. Bousfield, President; per Du Bois's recent letter (mums312-b176-i297), furnishing the copy of a feature on Jesse Binga, for publication in the "Crisis."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Liberty Life Insurance Company of Illinois
1927 Nov. 12
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New York (N.Y.) - Regretting that he and Mrs. Du Bois cannot attend the Bingas' party.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 Dec. 16