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1932 Aug. 4

John F. Slater Fund

Letter from John F. Slater Fund to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Arthur D. Wright, President; noting he has forwarded Du Bois's most recent letter (mums312-b192-i491) to James H. Dillard; and suggesting that the proposed "Crisis" feature on the Fund be penned by none other than Du Bois himself; for if he (Wright) or Dillard wrote it, "either one of us might be accused of writing for propaganda purposes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Mar. 28

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from Crisis to John F. Slater Fund

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Arthur D. Wright; acknowledging his recent letter to W. E. B. Du Bois (mums312-b192-i488) and pledging to bring it to the editor's attention promptly upon his return to the office.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Dec. 3

John F. Slater Fund

Letter from John F. Slater Fund to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Dorothy Howard, Secretary to Arthur D. Wright; per Du Bois's request (mums312-b192-i499), enclosing the photo of the Dr. Wright requested for print in the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Nov. 22

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to John F. Slater Fund

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Arthur D. Wright; once again (as in mums312-b192-i497) reminding him to send a portrait of himself for print alongside the forthcoming "Crisis" feature thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Aug. 10

John F. Slater Fund

Letter from John F. Slater Fund to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed James H. Dillard; acknowledging Du Bois's most recent letter (mums312-b192-i491) on the proposed "Crisis" article on the Fund; and pledging to respond thereto upon his return from Chicago.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Oct. 25

John F. Slater Fund

Letter from John F. Slater Fund to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Arthur D. Wright; per Du Bois's request (mums312-b192-i497), pledging to have the portrait of himself sent as soon as possible.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Mar. 26

John F. Slater Fund

Letter from John F. Slater Fund to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Arthur D. Wright, President; per Du Bois's query of the 16th, pledging to get a photo of himself made soon; and describing in brief his background and professional experience (both for print in a forthcoming "Crisis").

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Apr. 27

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to John F. Slater Fund

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to James H. Dillard; "now that "the race line in the Slater Board has at last been broken down," requesting that he furnish a piece for the "Crisis" on the new incumbent, Arthur D. Wright.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Aug. 3

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to John F. Slater Fund

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Arthur D. Wright; reminding him about the previously requested "authoritative article" on the Slater Fund, for print in the "Crisis"; noting the information on Wright and on the Fund which he already has; and asking what else the article should encompass; describing the role of James H. Dillard therein; and hoping to hear from him soon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Aug. 16

John F. Slater Fund

Letter from John F. Slater Fund to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Arthur D. Wright; relaying J. H. Dillard's thoughts on the proposed "Crisis" feature on the Fund: that Du Bois himself write the piece; and that the racial makeup of its board not be given too much emphasis, for "you no doubt know that sometimes we over-stress matters of race."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers