Gallery view

1930 Dec. 3

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Aaron Douglas

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois asks Douglas if he will send him the working sketches of the Fisk library.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Nov. 21

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from Crisis to Clara M. Jackson

New York (N.Y.) - Per her request (mums312-b176-i167), relaying the contact details of the actress Rose McClendon, who was featured in the April number.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Nov. 18

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Aaron Douglas

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois informs Douglass that the Crisis' shipping clerk has left; asks Douglass if he would be interested in the position.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Nov. 7

Jackson, Clara M.

Letter from Clara M. Jackson to Crisis

Terre Haute (Ind.) - Addressed to Aaron Douglas; seeking the "life history" of the actress Rose McClendon, whose work was featured in the April number.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Sept. 11

Douglas, Aaron

Letter from Aaron Douglas to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining that he cannot continue his current work with The Crisis because he needs more time to focus on his artwork. Thanks Du Bois for his "kind assistance."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Dec. 2

Douglas, Aaron

Letter from Aaron Douglas to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Douglas explains that he has no photographs of his work at Fisk; notes that he does have a few working sketches, although they are in color.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Apr.

Douglas, Aaron

Letter from Aaron Douglas to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking him for the "splendid" "Crisis" feature on his art (enclosed in mums312-b188-i402) and noting he hasn't any suggestions to make thereto; and thanking Du Bois for his interest and PR.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Apr. 5

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to A. P. Donawa

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing a copy of the forthcoming "Crisis" feature on his frescoes, and requesting that he make any necessary corrections or suggestions thereto.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Dec. 24

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Aaron Douglas

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois asks Douglas if he can reproduce Douglas' frescoes from the Fisk University Library and publish them in the Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Apr. 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to A. P. Donawa

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing a clipping he previously loaned, as well as three copies of the April number of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers