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1927 Jan. 12

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Lincoln University

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to the President; requesting that he furnish a good photo of football player Grasty, for feature in a forthcoming "Crisis" article on "Football in Colleges."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Jan. 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Lincoln University

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Dr. William H. Johnson; soliciting from him a 3-4 page article on the University's administration, for feature in the "Crisis"; outlining the various points to touch on therein; and requesting he furnish photos of the campus to accompany the article.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Dec. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to William H. Johnson

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois explains that he is trying to collect outstanding debts to the Crisis, notes that Johnson owes $45.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Oct. 6

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Lincoln University

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to William Hallock Johnson; formally acknowledging and regretfully declining the invitation to attend the University President's second inauguration.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Feb. 1

Lincoln University (Pa.)

Letter from Lincoln University to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chester County (Pa.) - Signed William Hallock Johnson; kindly declining his invitation to write a "Crisis" article on the University's administration (mums312-b176-i300).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Sept. 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to William H. Johnson

New York (N.Y.) - Proposing the idea of international exchange students, and noting that the "same conditions of appointment are open to Negro students as to white students;" Du Bois asks Johnson if Lincoln University would be interested in establishing an exchange program.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 July 28

Lincoln University (Pa.)

Letter from Lincoln University to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chester County (Pa.) - Signed W. H. Johnson, Dean; per his query, noting that the University's official colors are orange and blue.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Oct. 25

Lincoln University (Pa.)

Letter from Lincoln University to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chester County (Pa.) - Signed W. H. Johnson, Dean; per his request, enclosing a photo of the University's late president, Rev. John Ballard Rendall.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Feb. 2

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Lincoln University

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to William Hallock Johnson; regretting his declination to write a piece for the "Crisis" on the University's administration (see mums312-b176-i300, i302) and requesting that instead he furnish a photo and brief account of his life.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Sept. 26

Johnson, William Hallock, 1865-1963

Letter from William H. Johnson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chester County (Pa.) - Responding to Du Bois letter (mums312-b189-i095), Johnson expresses interest concerning exchange students between the United States and Germany, but explains that they do not have the financial security to offer financial assistance at the current time.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers