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Washington (D.C.) - Gladly agreeing to write an article on "the reasons why Negroes should support Mr. Hoover for President," for feature in a forthcoming number of the "Crisis."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Hawkins, J. R. (John Russell), b. 1862
1932 Aug. 23
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Washington (D.C.) - Agreement to deposit Star of Ethiopia gate receipts in a joint bank account fo the Guild and the Association and that if either organization fails to fulfil its contract is shall be reconciled by a "mutually chosen arbitrator".
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

National Pageant and Dramatic Association of Washington, D.C.
1915 Oct. 5
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Washington (D.C.) - Signed J. R. Hawkins, Chairman; pledging to send along a statement endorsing Hoover, for print in a forthcoming "Crisis," as per Du Bois's request (mums312-b180-i210).
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Republican National Committee (U.S.)
1928 Sept. 29
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning information about F. D. Lee and his connection to the Progressive Farmers and Household Union of America.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 Apr. 26
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Washington (D.C.) - Thanking him for featuring the Bank in the pages of the "Crisis" and pledging to have the relevant materials to him within a few days.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Prudential Bank (Washington, D.C.)
1924 Nov. 26
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Washington (D.C.) - Sending a check toward The Crisis prizes for literary works about banking. Signed by John R. Hawkins, president. Written on Financial Department of the A. M. E. Church letterhead.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Prudential Bank (Washington, D.C.)
1927 July 26
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Washington (D.C.) - Concerning the identity of F. D. Lee and his connection to the Progressive Farmers and Household Union of America. Written on the letterhead of the Financial Department of the A. M. E. Church.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Hawkins, J. R. (John Russell), b. 1862
1926 May 13
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to J. R. Hawkins; describing a forthcoming "Crisis" feature "urging Negroes to vote for Smith," and soliciting from him a 500-word endorsement for Hoover to print alongside.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1928 Sept. 26
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New York (N.Y.) - Listing insurance companies and banks that contributed towards The Crisis prize for work about "Negro business." Proposing to extend the deadline for this award. Addressed to President J. R. Hawkins.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 Oct. 27
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Washington (D.C.) - Concerning inability to attend the proposed fifth Pan African Congress. Written on the letterhead of the Financial Department of the A. M. E. Church.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Hawkins, J. R. (John Russell), b. 1862
1929 June 12