Gallery view

1927 Aug. 31

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to the Phoenix Engraving Company

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a reproduction. Sent to Mr. Grassle's attention.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Oct. 22

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Phoenix Engraving Company

New York (N.Y.) - Regretting the $342.40 balance owed them by the "Crisis"; describing the conditions that gave rise to its accumulation; and pledging to pay the debt in regular installments.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 May 5

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from Crisis to Phoenix Engraving Company

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting that they treat and return a certain photo enclosed by "Tuesday at the latest."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Oct. 9

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Phoenix Engraving Company

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to the attention of a Mr. Proctor; noting that there is something wrong with the enclosed "Crisis" cut -- namely "the front of the girl's body" -- and requesting that he have it fixed right away.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Nov. 27

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Phoenix Engraving Company

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to the attention of Mr. Proctor; enclosing cuts for the upcoming "Crisis" Baby number and relaying related instructions.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 June

Crisis (Firm)

Balance owed to Phoenix Engraving Co.

New York (N.Y.) - Documenting the magazine's current debts to the Engraving Co. (see also mums312-b192-i346).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Jan. 5

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to the Phoenix Engraving Company

New York (N.Y.) - Asking the company to rush "a page of baby pictures." Sent to Mr. Proctor's attention.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Oct. 5

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Phoenix Engraving Company

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to the attention of a Mr. Proctor; relaying urgent instructions regarding the preparations of a certain "Crisis" cut, which "we must have by Monday."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Sept. 30

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Phoenix Engraving Company

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying instructions on producing a cut for the "Crisis" of an enclosed photo, by Wednesday morning.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 June 30

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Phoenix Engraving Co.

New York (N.Y.) - Describing and lamenting the dissolution of the company's cordial relations with the "Crisis" following the death of Mr. Proctor; regretting that the Engravers have adopted "a very poor business method"; pledging to steadily pay off the magazine's balance; but requesting that they send another representative than Mr. Graessler, "as we do not wish to have him in this off... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers