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1927 Jan. 14

Arthur, George R. (George Robert), b. 1879

Letter from George R. Arthur to Marvel K. Jackson

Chicago (Ill.) - Asking for a reply to an earlier letter concerning "photographs of Negroes elected to the Illinois State Legislature."

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1926 Dec. 15

Arthur, George R. (George Robert), b. 1879

Letter from George R. Arthur to Crisis

Chicago (Ill.) - Addressed to Marvel Jackson; inquiring into the magazine's ownership of photos of the newly elected members of the Illinois State Legislature.

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1928 June 25

National Council of the Young Men's Christian Associations of the United States of America

Letter from National Council of the Y.M.C.A. to Crisis

New York (N.Y.) - Signed A. W. Hanson; addressed to Mr. Marvel Jackson; per her request (mums312-b180-i627), enclosing a photograph of Max Yergan to appear alongside the forthcoming "Crisis" feature thereon.

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1927 Mar. 8

Society of St. Peter Claver for the African Missions

Letter from the Society of St. Peter Claver for the African Missions to Marvel K. Jackson

St. Louis (Mo.) - Concerning the use of photographs and giving credit to the Claver Almanac. Signed by M. Louise Garesché, director for America.

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1929 Mar. 25

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . San Francisco Branch

Letter from N.A.A.C.P. San Francisco Branch to Crisis

San Francisco (Calif.) - Signed Samuel D. Quinn, Secretary; addressed to Marvel K. Jackson; inquiring what she recalls of certain short stories submitted by John K. Larremore, whose works he is trying "to get before the public."

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1927 Apr. 6

Robinson, W. A. (William Albert), b. 1890

Letter from W. A. Robinson to Marvel K. Jackson

Raleigh (N.C.) - Asking that The Crisis mention that there have been no lynchings in North Carolina for five years. Written on the letterhead of The National Association of Teachers in Colored Schools. Includes a math calculation.

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1929 Feb. 6

Egypt, Ophelia Settle

Letter from Ophelia Settle to Crisis

Nashville (Tenn.) - Addressed to Marvel Jackson; describing the survey of Nashville she is presently working on; requesting that she send a certain cut she submitted for the 1928 Education number; noting how terribly she misses New York; and hoping to be able to visit there soon.

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1926 Dec. 29

Dugas, H. C.

Letter from H. C. Dugas to Crisis

Augusta (Ga.) - Per Marvel Jackson's recent letter regarding a forthcoming "Crisis" feature on African American bankers (on verso), noting that William Carpenter has now succeeded R. S. Williams as President of the Penny Savings Loan & Investment Co.

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1928 Nov. 21

Thompson, Pierce McNeil

Memorandum from Pierce McNeil Thompson to Miss Jackson

New York (N.Y.) - Mr. Thompson asks Miss Jackson attend to Robert M. Johnson's request of having Miss Madeline D. Goode's photograph returned to her parents.

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1927 Feb. 21

Cooke, Marvel, 1903-

Letter from Marvel K. Jackson to the Society of St. Peter Claver for the African Missions

New York (N.Y.) - Expressing her continued interest in pictures from an almanac regardless of the wait. Addressed to M. Louise Garesché.

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