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1932 Nov. 19

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Harry Davis

New York (N.Y.) - Summarizing the "drastic action" he recently took by severely reducing the "Crisis"'s budget, and outlining former Business Manager I. C. Malvan's fierce rejection of said measures; describing her attempt to instigate a strike at the magazine office (see also i129, i130); stating that of course she is no longer welcome at the office; and hoping that in 1933, the "Crisis"'s inco... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Apr. 12

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Harry Davis

New York (N.Y.) - Saying that he is returning a report and will comment on it in The Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Apr. 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to N.A.A.C.P. Cleveland Branch

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Harry E. Davis; assuring him that the May number of the "Crisis" will duly advertise the Branch's upcoming conference, and looking forward to presenting him (and seeing him) thereat.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 May 14

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Cleveland Branch

Letter from N.A.A.C.P. Cleveland Branch to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cleveland (Ohio) - Signed Harry E. Davis; enclosing a copy of a letter received at the Branch from the Post Office Department.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 May 14

Davis, Harry E. (Harry Edward)

Letter from Harry E. Davis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cleveland (Ohio) - Davis agrees to try to write an article on "Baker and the Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Nov. 20

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Harry E. Davis

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois asks for the names of "any Negroes elected to office in Ohio at the last election."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Dec. 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Harry E. Davis

New York (N.Y.) - Describing mailing rates for the "Crisis" in comparison with those of the K.K.K. and requesting he mull the matter over and take it up with Senator Burton; and stating the willingness to "give the Republicans praise and support for everything they accomplish on our behalf."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 July 23

Davis, Harry E. (Harry Edward)

Letter from Harry E. Davis to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Per his request (on same page), supplying the sought "advice to the colored voter in the approaching campaign" -- to "cast his ballot, quite selfishly, for those who have shown a proper interest toward him" -- and briefly elaborating thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Aug. 4

Davis, Harry E. (Harry Edward)

Letter from Harry E. Davis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cleveland (Ohio) - Davis asks Du Bois not to print the picture of his home.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 May 3

Davis, Harry E. (Harry Edward)

Letter from Harry E. Davis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cleveland (Ohio) - Requesting that he return the photo and clipping on a certain Joseph Himes, "a blind boy who has done some interesting work at Oberlin, Ohio," which he earlier submitted for reprint in the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers