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New York (N.Y.) - Asking that Cullen send some letters illustrated by Yolande Du Bois. Hoping that Nina Du Bois will leave for France at the beginning of February.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1929 Jan. 10
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New York (N.Y.) - Asking Cullen to continue sending unillustrated letters.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1929 Mar. 14
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New York (N.Y.) - Thanking Du Bois and The Crisis for the prize awarded to him. Saying that he will send a photograph soon. Written on the stationery of the Opportunity Journal of Negro Life.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Cullen, Countee, 1903-1946
1926 Oct. 27
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New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois asks Cullen to pardon the Crisis' misprint in his winning poem.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1925 Sept. 15
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New York (N.Y.) - Asking that he and Yolande Du Bois furnish the "Crisis" letters from Europe on a regular basis, as readers have expressed interest in hearing of their adventures there; and hoping they are "settled down and the work is going smoothly."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1928 Dec. 21
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Paris (France) - Explaining that he and Yolande Du Bois have been unable "to work jointly." Asking if Du Bois would still like him to send unillustrated letters.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Cullen, Countee, 1903-1946
1929 Mar. 2
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New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois advises Cullen to have pictures made for distribution, explaining "it is cheap and very valuable publicity."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1925 Oct. 7
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New York (N.Y.) - Expressing his joy at winning "second prize in the poetry section of The Crisis contest." Regretting that he cannot attend the awards. Written on the stationery of the Opportunity Journal of Negro Life.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Cullen, Countee, 1903-1946
1926 Oct. 20
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New York (N.Y.) - Saying that he is enclosing Cullen's check award.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 Oct. 25
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New York (N.Y.) - Informing Cullen that he has won second place in the poetry contest held by The Crisis. Asking him to read his poem at the International House.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 Oct. 19