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1921

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Shreveport Branch

Circular letter from Shreveport branch of N. A. A. C. P.

Shreveport (La.) - Notifies recipient of appointment to represent the Shreveport branch of the N. A. A. C. P. at the national conference. Asks for help in reporting membership numbers. The reverse side contains a list of tasks, errands, and travel information, probably written by W. E. B. Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Oct. 23

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to C. C. Garey

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois explains to Garey that they do not always have room to publish pictures of Children's, as they receive five times the amount; Du Bois asks to keep her contribution to publish in the Brownies' Book.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Dec. 9

Southern Workman

Letter from Southern Workman to W. E. B. Du Bois

Hampton (Va.) - Signed George A. Kuyper, Publication Secretary; regretting that he has no photo of the magazine's president, Arthur Howe, but pledging to send one to the "Crisis" as soon as he receives it.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 July 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to the Southern Aid Society of Virginia, Inc.

New York (N.Y.) - Discussing The Crisis prize contest. Reminding President Carter that the money they have pledged towards the contest is due.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Feb. 24

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to M. S. Davage

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois thanks Davage for agreeing to advertise with the Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 June 20

Casely-Hayford, Gladys

Letter from Gladys Casely-Hayford to Editor of the Crisis

Sekondi (Ghana) - Enclosing some poems for consideration and seeking information on any contests still open.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Apr. 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Eugene C. Nelson

New York (N.Y.) - Pledging to forward his recent letter (mums312-b182-i491) duly to the address of its subject, Reba Cain, "and leaving any decision that she may wish to make to her." See mums312-b183-i329 for realization.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Feb. 21

Johnson, Georgia Douglas Camp, 1886-1966

Letter from Georgia Johnson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Noting a sweet letter recently received from Anna Nussbaum (mums312-b183-i032) and offering to forward along a copy if he so wishes.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Dec. 28

Delaney, Sadie Peterson

Letter from Sadie Peterson Delaney to W. E. B. Du Bois

Tuskegee (Ala.) - Asking Du Bois to return her paper "What the Negro Veteran Reads" so that it may be published in the Library Journal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Feb. 11

Parmenter, Catherine

Letter from Catherine Parmenter to Crisis

Colorado Springs (Colo.) - Once again (as in mums312-b183-i106), inquiring into the publication status of "The Convict," a poem she submitted to the magazine in November 1928.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers