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1929 Dec. 3

Brown, George W.

Letter from George W. Brown to the editor of The Crisis

Charlotte (N.C.) - Praising the article about the Phyllis Wheatley YWCA in Cleveland, Ohio. Inquiring about the possibility of submitting an article to The Crisis about Johnson C. Smith University.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 July 9

McCrorey, Henry Lawrence, b. 1863

Letter from H. L. McCrorey to W. E. B. Du Bois

Charlotte (N.C.) - McCrorey submits a short letter concerning "the most pressing development necessary in the education of the American Negro." Enclosure not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Mar. 30

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Dorothy E. Atkins

New York (N.Y.) - Responding to Atkins' request (mums312-b193-i410), Du Bois points her to the Crisis' "Along the Color Line."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Jan. 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to George W. Brown

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois acknowledges receipt of Brown's article on Johnson C. Smith University.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 June 26

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to president of Johnson C. Smith University

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois asks for information concerning the University's total income and endowment.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Jan. 2

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mrs. H. L. McCrorey

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois acknowledges his knowledge of McCrorey saying "uncomplimentary things" about Du Bois' contradictory letters and telegrams; reminds her of the article she promised about Lucy Laney for the Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Jan. 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mrs. H. L. McCrorey

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois reminds McCrorey again of the article she promised about Lucy Laney for the Crisis, arguing "unless you put down a fair and correct estimate of Lucy Laney her memory will die. There will only be left a lot of claptrap and mush which will be no earthly good to coming generations."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 June 14

Johnson C. Smith University

Letter from Johnson C. Smith University to W. E. B. Du Bois

Charlotte (N.C.) - Signed S. Herbert Adams, Registrar; enclosing answers to Du Bois's circular (mums312-b191-i067) on the University's African American student population.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Dec. 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mrs. H. L. McCrorey

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois reminds McCrorey again of the article she promised about Lucy Laney for the Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Aug. 20

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Johnson C. Smith University

New York (N.Y.) - Inquiring about financial information of the college.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers