Gallery view

1929 Aug. 21

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Cornelius N. Johnson

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing the $50 check awarded him for his prize-winning drawing in the "Crisis" Economic Contest.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Dec. 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Cornelius W. Johnson

New York (N.Y.) - Per his query (mums312-b176-i200), noting that details on the "Crisis"' next art contest will be available in a forthcoming number of the magazine and looking forward to seeing his submission(s) thereto.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Oct.

Johnson, Cornelius

Letter from Cornelius Johnson to the Crisis

Chicago (Ill.) - Inquiring about his drawing "The Stage of the World," which he submitted to the Economic Contest.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Nov. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Cornelius W. Johnson

New York (N.Y.) - Gladly relaying that his art submission to the "Crisis" won honorable mention, and inviting him to take part in the relevant award ceremony, to be held that Friday evening in New York.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Aug. 19

Calloway, Thomas J.

Memorandum from T. J. Calloway to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying a complaint received that morning from "Crisis" subscriber Cornelius Johnson, on a lost check.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Nov. 20

Johnson, Cornelius

Letter from Cornelius W. Johnson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Thanking him for the "Crisis"'s recognition of and awards to his art; regretting he will be unable to attend the according award ceremony; and enclosing, under separate cover, the photo and bio sought in mums312-b176-i197.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Feb. 9

Johnson, Cornelius

Letter from Cornelius W. Johnson to Crisis

Chicago (Ill.) - Inquiring into the publication status of a cartoon he submitted some time ago and requesting they give "immediate attention" to the matter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 June 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Cornelius N. Johnson

New York (N.Y.) - Happily relaying that his essay in the June "Crisis" has been conferred a prize of $50.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Dec. 3

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Cornelius W. Johnson

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing the $25 due to him upon his conferral of a "Crisis" art prize.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Nov. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Cornelius W. Johnson

New York (N.Y.) - Gladly relaying that his submission to the "Crisis" cover (entitled "A Chicago Chap") has won third place in the Spingarn art contest and requesting that he furnish a photo and brief bio to accompany according announcement.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers