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1932 Jan.

Crisis (Firm)

Langston Hughes mail

New York (N.Y.) - Instructing "Crisis" staff where to send mail to Langston Hughes, so as to reach him at the various locations of his tour through Southern universities.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Aug. 4

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Langston Hughes

New York (N.Y.) - In response to Hughes' letter (mums312-b179-174), Du Bois agrees to publish his reply to Davis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Nov. 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Langston Hughes

New York (N.Y.) - Lamenting how long it's been since the "Crisis" last published something of his and inviting him to submit soon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 July 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Langston Hughes

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois agrees to send the Crisis, free of charge, to Mr. Urrutia; asks that Hughes write an article on Haiti.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Oct. 19

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Eda Lou Walton

New York (N.Y.) - Granting the permission sought (in mums312-b180-i520) to reprint a certain Langston Hughes poem, so long as the proper credit is given, and noting the poet's address in Pa.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Aug. 6

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Langston Hughes

New York (N.Y.) - Informing that he will be awarded the second prize for essays in the Amy Spingarn Contest in Literature and Art for his essay, "The Fascination of Cities"; asking if he can be present, and if he can "rush a recent photograph."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 May 10

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967

Letter from Langston Hughes to W. E. B. Du Bois

Lincoln University (Pa.) - Sending Du Bois information on an incident involving Richard Hill, a student and debator at Lincoln University. Enclosure not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Jan. 30

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967

Letter from Langston Hughes to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cleveland (Ohio) - Hughes apologizes for the late translation of "Urrutia" and explains that he has been "terribly busy with a play" that he has written and may produce in Cleveland.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Feb. 19

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Langston Hughes

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois gives Hughes permission to use Edward Silvera's poems, so long as credit is given to the Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Jan. 26

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967

Telegram from Langston Hughes to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cleveland (Ohio) - Hughes informs Du Bois that he has lost the Urrutia article and translation, but will find another and sent it soon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers