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Cleveland (Ohio) - Happily authorizing him to reprint his "Colophon" article in a forthcoming number of the "Crisis."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Chesnutt, Charles W., 1858-1932
1931 Apr. 14
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Cleveland (Ohio) - Providing Du Bois with his summer address.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Chesnutt, Charles W., 1858-1932
1925 July 25
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New York (N.Y.) - Asks Chesnutt to complete a questionnaire about "what is acceptable material in the portrayal of the Negro." Chesnutt's last name is misspelled in the letter as "Chestnut."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 Apr. 15
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Cleveland (Ohio) - Concerning the use of Chesnutt's name in a prize title and his inability to spend money "in racial causes." Mentioning a visit with Walter White.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Chesnutt, Charles W., 1858-1932
1927 Jan. 11
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Cleveland (Ohio) - Chesnutt assures Du Bois he will send something to The Crisis soon; voices concern over Du Bois' health.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Chesnutt, Charles W., 1858-1932
1917 Feb. 3
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New York (N.Y.) - Forwarding short stories in need of judging for the Crisis' Literary Contest. Enclosures not with letter.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1925 July 28
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New York (N.Y.) - Seeking his assistance in judging the half-dozen stories submitted to the "Crisis"'s recent fiction contest, and requesting he furnish the magazine with a copy of one of his own manuscripts for publication therein.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1924 Sept. 8
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New York (N.Y.) - Tells Chesnutt that he would like to hear of his judgment in the Amy Spingarn Contest by October 18.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 Oct. 13
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New York (N.Y.) - Congratulating Chesnutt on a reprint of his work "Conjure Woman." Suggesting that he release some new work, perhaps even publish a short story in The Crisis.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1929 Feb. 13
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the use of Chesnutt's name in an honorarium.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 Jan. 21