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1925 July 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Leslie Pinckney Hill

New York (N.Y.) - Informing that the Crisis is giving a series of prizes for poetry; enclosing "a batch of the best" and asking for his judgement on "the three best."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Mar. 7

Hill, Leslie Pinckney, 1880-1960

Letter from Leslie Pinckney Hill to Anna M. Graves

Cheyney (Pa.) - Thanking her for her letter of interest and inviting her to visit Cheyney Training School on her next visit to the U.S.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 June 15

Hill, Leslie Pinckney, 1880-1960

Letter from Leslie P. Hill to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cheyney (Pa.) - Enclosing an original poem, for consideration in the literary section of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Aug. 6

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Leslie Pinckney Hill

New York (N.Y.) - Asking him to "please rush judgment on poems" and informing that he is awaiting his decision.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Aug. 7

Hill, Leslie Pinckney, 1880-1960

Telegram from Leslie Pinckney Hill to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cheyney (Pa.) - Informing: "HAVE SENT POEMS AND DECISION LAMONT CHICK SUMMER NIGHT."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Apr. 26

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Leslie Pinckney Hill

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois notes he enjoyed his trip to Cheney.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Dec. 19

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Leslie P. Hill

New York (N.Y.) - Looking forward to his next publication and pledging to review same in the "Crisis" once it's out.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 July 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Leslie P. Hill

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking him for poem (enclosed in mums312-b182-i120) and noting it is to appear in the August number of the "Crisis"; but inquiring into the lamentable publication of the same verse in the current issue of the Dunbar "News."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 July 18

Hill, Leslie Pinckney, 1880-1960

Letter from Leslie P. Hill to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cheyney (Pa.) - Per Du Bois's query/grievance (mums312-b182-i121), explaining how the same poem of his ended up in both the "Crisis" and the Dunbar "News."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Jan. 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Leslie P. Hill

New York (N.Y.) - Gladly agreeing to publish his poem, "God's Garden," in a forthcoming number of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers