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New York (N.Y.) - Discussing the experimental nature of the Dunbar National Bank and speculating on its development and performance; noting that its Board is "very sympathetic with the aims of the Negro"; and noting that while the venture might not be all that lucrative, "the Negro will be assured that his own interests are constantly in our minds."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Heydt, Charles O.
1928 Sept. 5
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New York (N.Y.) - Inviting Du Bois and guests to the opening of Dunbar National Bank of New York and addressing the aims of the institution. Signed by Joseph D. Higgins, President, Dunbar National Bank.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Dunbar National Bank (New York, N.Y.)
1928 Sept. 8
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New York (N.Y.) - Providing a list of potential guests for the opening of Dunbar National Bank of New York.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1928 Aug. 24
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a bank book and a check to deposit.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1933 Jan. 12
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the deposit of a check into Du Bois's bank account.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Dunbar National Bank (New York, N.Y.)
1935 Jan. 17
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Mr. Huitt; hoping he can spare Du Bois "a few moments sometime Monday" in order to address a matter concerning "a delegation from Abyssinia" which has asked for "information and advice."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1930 Aug. 15
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New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledging her recent letter to John D. Rockefeller, Jr.; discussing the experimental nature of the Dunbar National Bank and speculating on its development and performance; describing plans underway for the allotment of its stock to the residents of the Dunbar Apartments; and noting that "the whole enterprise is entirely for the benefit of the colored people."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Heydt, Charles O.
1928 Sept. 5
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New York (N.Y.) - Regretting he will not be present at the opening of the Dunbar National Bank; rejoicing in its marking of "a new epoch in the progress and history of the Negro race"; and commending Rockefeller in his "giving the Negro a chance to work out his economic problem ... a lesson that millions of our people as well as others need to learn."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Moton, Robert Russa, 1867-1940
1928 Sept. 16
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed Roscoe Conkling Bruce; regretting the delay in furnishing the requested facts on the Bank, for feature in the "Crisis"; in the meantime, furnishing copies of various correspondence describing institution's sale of stock and financial policy; momentousness in the history of the race; and professional backgrounds of newly-hired staffpersons.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Dunbar National Bank (New York, N.Y.)
1928 Sept. 17
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New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois explains that Calloway did not answer Loomis' request, because Calloway had to stop working at the Crisis due to illness; Du Bois forwards a copy of the Minutes of the NAACP's meeting concerning the duties and powers of the Editor of the Crisis.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1930 Jan. 30