Gallery view

1929 May 25

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to T. J. Calloway

New York (N.Y.) - Instructing him to send 25-50 sample copies of the "Crisis" to Rev. W. A. Byrd of Jersey City.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Apr. 14

Calloway, Thomas J.

Letter from Thomas J. Calloway to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D. C.) - Forwarding Du Bois correspondence that "shows that the Crisis is being read by the 'enemy.'" Enclosure not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Dec. 13

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from Crisis to Pierce McNeil Thompson

New York (N.Y.) - The new Business Manager asks the old Business Manager about certain mysterious advertising charges, of which W. E. B. Du Bois recalls nothing.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Dec. 12

Calloway, Thomas J.

Letter from Thomas J. Calloway to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Relaying his thoughts on the "Crisis"'s precarious financial situation, and various propositions discussed recently to rectify it in a lasting sort of fashion.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Dec. 1

Calloway, Thomas J.

Letter from Thomas J. Calloway to Cerella Shook

Washington (D.C.) - Relaying to his "Crisis" co-worker his thoughts on the matter of St. Augustine's account for its ads in that magazine and suggesting how she might deal with related financial matters.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 May 5

Calloway, Thomas J.

Letter from Thomas J. Calloway to W. E. B. Du Bois

Lincoln (Lanham, Md.) - Agreeing to Du Bois' plan for his work with The Crisis. Suggesting that Du Bois dismiss Mr. Thompson on May 15.

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

1929 May 10

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to T. J. Calloway and Pierce McNeil Thompson

New York (N.Y.) - As Thompson moves out, and Calloway in, convening the two of them to the office on the 15th, to effect the transference of keys, the "proper introductions" at banks and key institutions, and the relay of other information and logistics pertinent to the business management of the "Crisis" magazine.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 June 13

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from Crisis to Harmon Unthank

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Thomas J. Calloway, Business Manager; expressing interest in Unthank's thorough business plan for the magazine (see mums312-b183-i459); relaying his fundamental disagreement with its central focus; and regretting that the operation cannot afford to meet his salary requirements, nor "utilize your long experience."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Aug. 12

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to T. J. Calloway

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying that "Crisis" subscriber Mrs. McGhee failed to receive the April number and instructing him to look into the matter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers