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1932 Apr. 13

Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964

Letter from John Haynes Holmes to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledging and commenting on Du Bois's proposal for the rearrangement of the formal administration of the "Crisis" (mums312-b191-i509) and elaborating on his own thoughts thereon; and finally, criticizing Howe's recently released biography of Moorfield Storey.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Oct. 19

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from Crisis to John Haynes Holmes

New York (N.Y.) - Below Holmes's pledge to furnish a piece for the "Crisis"'s 21st anniversary issue (as per mums312-b188-i553), commenting on the status of his subscription to the magazine.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Nov. 23

Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964

Letter from John Haynes Holmes to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Pledging to at some point send the "Crisis" feature asked of, and promised by, him some time ago (see mums312-b188-i556 through i559).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Apr. 23

Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964

Letter from John Haynes Holmes to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Responding to Du Bois's request that he write a "short sketch" of his recent trip to the south; stating that while he is "dreadfully pressed for time" he would like to try to write the article; thanking him for his recent address at "our Forum," though he was not able to attend.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Sept. 27

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to John Haynes Holmes

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking him for sending over his sketch, "Bronze and Plaster," and pledging to run it in a forthcoming number of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Nov. 19

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to John Haynes Holmes

New York (N.Y.) - Once again requesting that he furnish his article on "any subject" and at "any length," for feature in the "Crisis"'s upcoming anniversary issue.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Oct. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to John Haynes Holmes

New York (N.Y.) - Soliciting from him a 500-1000-word article for print in the forthcoming anniversary issue of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Apr. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to John Haynes Holmes

New York (N.Y.) - Responding to his feedback on the administration of the "Crisis" (as proffered in mums312-b191-i526); confirming that the magazine "is the child of my thought and dream and endeavor"; and looking forward to reading the new Moorfield Storey biography.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Nov. 13

Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964

Letter from John Haynes Holmes to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Apologizing for and attempting to explain the belatedness of the "Crisis" feature which he promised to deliver on November 1 (see mums312-b188-i555, i556).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Nov. 12

Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964

Letter from John Haynes Holmes to Committee on Race Relations

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Ruth Verlenden Poley; regretting he will be unable to attend the dinner to be given in honor of the "Crisis"'s 21st year in print.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers