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1928 Feb. 4

Porter, Kenneth Wiggins, 1905-1981

Letter from Kenneth W. Porter to Editor of the Crisis

Boston (Mass.) - Enclosing six poems for consideration in the magazine.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Feb. 19

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Kenneth W. Porter

New York (N.Y.) - Per his query (mums312-b187-i103), noting that the two poems he recently submitted are to appear in the April number of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 July 27

Porter, Kenneth Wiggins, 1905-1981

Letter from Kenneth W. Porter to W. E. B. Du Bois

Boston (Mass.) - Expressing his displeasure at the "Crisis" Education number's omission of Sterling College and providing a thorough account of the institution's founding, aims, administration, and accomplishments.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Apr. 18

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Kenneth W. Porter

New York (N.Y.) - Per his request (mums312-b187-i105), enclosing six extra copies of the "Crisis" issue featuring his poetry.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Jan. 25

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Kenneth W. Porter

New York (N.Y.) - Per his request (mums312-b180-i158), enclosing two copies of the January 1928 issue of the "Crisis" and suggesting he become a subscriber.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Aug. 5

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Kenneth W. Porter

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking him for his recent letter on Sterling College (mums312-b183-i159) and pledging to make note thereof in the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Jan. 22

Porter, Kenneth Wiggins, 1905-1981

Letter from Kenneth W. Porter to W. E. B. Du Bois

Boston (Mass.) - Inquiring into the publication status of his poems, "A Negro Orator," and "A Chinese Student Misses the Big Game," which he submitted to the "Crisis" "nearly three months ago."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Oct. 23

Porter, Kenneth Wiggins, 1905-1981

Letter from Kenneth W. Porter to W. E. B. Du Bois

Boston (Mass.) - On the recommendations of Lucia Trent and Ralph Cheyney, enclosing some "pieces of free verse" for consideration in the "Crisis" and briefly commenting on their scope.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Aug. 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Kenneth W. Porter

New York (N.Y.) - Returning to him the poems he submitted in February (see mums312-b180-i160) and regretting that though "there is much that I like about them," they are not fit for print in the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Apr. 12

Porter, Kenneth Wiggins, 1905-1981

Letter from Kenneth W. Porter to W. E. B. Du Bois

Boston (Mass.) - Requesting additional copies of the April number of the "Crisis," featuring his poems, "A Negro Orator," and "A Chinese Student Misses the Big Game."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers