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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.) - 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
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed Roscoe Conkling Bruce; acknowledging his recent note on his inability to patronize the Bank (mums312-b178-i608); but still brainstorming ways that he can negotiate his personal and business banking so as to support both the Dunbar and the Corn Exchange bank.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Dunbar National Bank (New York, N.Y.)
1928 Oct. 20
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New York (N.Y.) - Certifying that he is in charge of The Crisis fund. Authorizing Thomas Calloway and Cerella Shook to make deposits as well. Addressed to George C. Lewis, cashier.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1929 Dec. 31
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New York (N.Y.) - Asking Du bois for a copy of "that clause in the minutes of your Board of Directors which gives you authority to handle the financial affairs of the Crisis."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Dunbar National Bank (New York, N.Y.)
1930 Jan. 9
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New York (N.Y.) - Loomis asks Calloway to send him a note concerning the Crisis' account.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Dunbar National Bank (New York, N.Y.)
1930 Jan. 28
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Roscoe Conkling Bruce; per the possibility of the "Crisis"'s banking with the institution (see mums312-b178-i608, i609), suggesting that perhaps the N.A.A.C.P. could open an account with them, and noting the necessary provisions that would need to be in place for the magazine to have a cash reserve therewith.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1928 Oct. 23