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1913 May 12

Wood, Robert N.

Invoice from Robert N. Wood to Crisis

New York (N.Y.) - Furnishing "Crisis" ad agent Albon Holsey an estimate of the total ($601.80) it would cost to for typeset, print, and bind various books of poems and novels.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Dec. 27

Tuskegee Institute

Letter from Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute to W. E. B. Du Bois

Tuskegee (Ala.) - Sending a photograph of a football player. Signed by A. L. Holsey, secretary to the principal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 July 3

Crisis (Firm)

Telegram from Crisis to Tuskegee Institute

New York (N.Y.) - Sent by Pierce McNeil Thompson; addressed to A. L. Holsey; clarifying the nature of the ad referred to in his telegram of the previous day (mums312-b183-i446).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 July 30

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Tuskegee Institute

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Albon L. Holsey; enclosing a copy of the Institutes's running "Crisis" ad and noting that he cannot possibly reduce same by one-half (as per mums312-b187-i438); instead, suggesting they run it as is, with a special 20% discount.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Apr. 2

Tuskegee Institute

Letter from Tuskegee Institute to W. E. B. Du Bois

Tuskegee (Ala.) - Signed Albon L. Holsey; enclosing copies of two letters "which are self-explanatory"; and apologizing for the Institute's recently bounced check (see mums312-b187-i429).

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 National Negro Business League

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Albon L. Holsey; requesting that he send information, literature, and/or photos of the League's annual meeting, for feature thereon in the September number of the "Crisis." See mums312-b182-i478 for Holsey's compliance.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Mar. 31

Holsey, Albon L., b. 1883

Memorandum from Albon L. Holsey to Officers of the National Negro Business League

New York (N.Y.) - Holsey's appeal to each officer to contribute to the "Crisis"'s ailing financial situation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 July 27

Holsey, Albon L., b. 1883

Letter from Albon L. Holsey to W. E. B. Du Bois

Tuskegee (Ala.) - Sending a clipping from the Atlanta Constitution's magazine section in response to a recent Du Bois editorial on Georgia in the Crisis, as well as a copy of "some correspondence received by one of the Alabama daily papers from the Anglo-Saxons of Richmond, Virginia"; requesting that "if you should use this letter in any way, I am sure, you will not divulge the source fr... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Mar. 29

Ewing, Quincy

Letter from Quincy Ewing to Tuskegee Institute

Lindsay (Calif.) - Addressed to Albon L. Holsey; requesting that Holsey inquire with Du Bois on the status of a certain letter from Dr. Johnson, on which he (Ewing) never heard back.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 June 15

National Negro Business League (U.S.)

Letter from National Negro Business League to W. E. B. Du Bois

Tuskegee (Ala.) - Signed Albon L. Holsey, Secretary; accepting his advice (of mums312-b182-i475) to take out a full-page ad in the August number of the "Crisis"; pledging to be in touch soon on materials therefor; and thanking him also for agreeing to feature the article he previously furnished.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers