Gallery view

1925 Nov. 21

Richardson, Willis, 1889-1977

Letter from Willis Richardson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Per his request (mums312-b171-i021), enclosing some photos and text on his life for feature in a forthcoming "Crisis," and requesting that Du Bois furnish him "whatever information you have concerning Krigwa."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Oct. 21

Sightler, Raymond E.

Letter from Raymond E. K. Sightler to Crisis

New York (N.Y.) - Seeking the contact information of the secretary of the Krigwa Players described in a recent issue of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Jan. 18

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Frank Horne

New York (N.Y.) - Inviting him to submit "any time" to the "Crisis" and enclosing, for his interest, a copy of the theatre program hosted by the magazine the previous evening.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926

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

Krigwa

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the Krigwa theater and players and how the Crisis can help them.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Apr. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Margaret R. Thomas

New York (N.Y.) - Per her queries (mums312-b174-i405), relaying some details of the "Crisis"'s literature contest; furnishing the name and address of Roland Hayes's manager; and enclosing information on starting a Krigwa band.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 May

Clifford, Carrie Williams, 1862-1934

Letter from Carrie Williams Clifford to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Asking Du Bois to mention the Washington Krigwa Players in The Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Sept. 4

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to William M. Farrow

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking him for submitting a photograph of his children, which will be included in an issue of the Crisis. Mentioning that "there are many things which the Chicago Art League could do to cooperate with the Krigwa" and promising to provide more detail at a later time.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 July 20

Hunton, Addie W., b. 1866

Letter from A. W. Hunton to W. E. B. Du Bois

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Assuring Du Bois of the Empire State Federation's intention to "give one of the prizes for the next Krigwa contest."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Apr. 1

Bell, Leota

Letter from Leota A. Bell to W. E. B. Du Bois

Kalamazoo (Mich.) - Regretting she can't organize a Krigwa Circle just then or just there, but "later if possible"; and inquiring into some of the regulations and procedures of the "Crisis"'s literature contest.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 June 2

Horne, Frank

Letter from Frank Horne to W. E. B. Du Bois

Fort Valley (Ga.) - Commending him on Krigwa's success (as noted in mums312-b176-i138); signing up for a one-year subscription to the "Crisis" and enclosing the according fee; and requesting that they send him 6 entry forms for that year's literature contest.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers