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1931 Oct. 27

Committee on Race Relations (Society of Friends : Philadelphia, Pa. : 1929-1969)

Letter from Committee on Race Relations to W. E. B. Du Bois

Philadelphia (Pa.) - Signed Helen R. Bryan; congratulating the magazine on its 21st year in print; and in preparation of a celebration therefor, requesting that he add to their list of people who contributed meaningfully thereto, as well as to other influential periodicals.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Nov. 9

Committee on Race Relations (Society of Friends : Philadelphia, Pa. : 1929-1969)

Letter from Committee on Race Relations to W. E. B. Du Bois

Philadelphia (Pa.) - Signed Helen R. Bryan; regarding some logistical matters pertaining to the "Crisis"'s upcoming 21st birthday dinner.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Nov. 9

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Committee on Race Relations

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Helen R. Bryan; enclosing a draft of the typescript to be performed at the "Crisis"'s 21st birthday party and instructing her not to use it if she feels it will not be effective; "an attempt to be funny or unusual must either be very successful or better not to be treated."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Nov. 6

Hodgkin, Henry T. (Henry Theodore), 1877-1933

Letter from Henry T. Hodgkin to Committee on Race Relations

Wallingford (Pa.) - Addressed to Frank D. Watson; regretting he cannot attend the "Crisis" anniversary dinner and relaying his full sympathy with the object of the event.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Nov. 20

Committee on Race Relations (Society of Friends : Philadelphia, Pa. : 1929-1969)

Letter from Committee on Race Relations to W. E. B. Du Bois

Philadelphia (Pa.) - Signed Helen R. Bryan; reflecting on the pleasure and success of the recent party given on occasion of the "Crisis"'s 21st year in print; "I feel quite sure that old friendships for the Crisis were strengthened and new ones were made."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Nov.

Frank, Waldo David, 1889-1967

Letter from Waldo Frank to Committee on Race Relations

Croton-on-Hudson (N.Y.) - On the verso of the RSVP card supplied, regretting he cannot attend the "Crisis" birthday dinner to be held on November 17th, and wishing the event every success.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Oct. 29

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Committee on Race Relations

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Helen R. Bryan; thanking her for her laudatory letter (mums312-b188-i332) and in compliance with its request, enclosing a list of persons to be honored at the "Crisis"'s upcoming 21st birthday party.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Nov. 19

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Committee on Race Relations

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Helen R. Bryan; thanking her for hosting and helping to plan the "gorgeous" "Crisis" 21st birthday dinner.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Nov. 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Committee on Race Relations

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Helen R. Bryan; regarding preparations underway for the "Crisis"'s 21st birthday dinner in Philadelphia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Nov.

Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938

Letter from Clarence Darrow to Committee on Race Relations

Chicago (Ill.) - On the verso of the RSVP card supplied, regretting he cannot attend the "Crisis" birthday dinner to be held on November 17th, and wishing the event every success.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers