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1932 Feb. 18

Powell, A. Clayton (Adam Clayton), 1865-1953

Letter from A. Clayton Powell to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing a check for a "Crisis" subscription for J. H. Page, the remainder of which can "go to help save the magazine"; and attaching as well a copy of the address he gave at the recent N.A.A.C.P. Mass Meeting; "The slightest criticism will be appreciated and the severest will not be resented."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Apr. 25

Powell, A. Clayton (Adam Clayton), 1865-1953

Letter from A. Clayton Powell to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Consenting to have part of his address printed in the "Crisis" (as suggested in mums312-b192-i374) and confirming plans to still issue the thing in full, in pamphlet form.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Aug. 30

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Clayton Powell

Atlanta (Ga.) - Requesting information concerning the Abyssinian Baptist Church as well as a recent photograph, for use in the Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Dec. 27

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to A. Clayton Powell

New York (N.Y.) - Appointing him -- along with Louis T. Wright, James Marshall, J. E. Spingarn, Walter White, and Lillian Alexander -- to the "Crisis" Publishing Company Board of Directors and gauging his availability for an initial meeting to be held in early January 1933.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Apr. 14

Powell, A. Clayton (Adam Clayton), 1865-1953

Letter from A. Clayton Powell to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Regretting that due to the "embarrassing" statement made by N.A.A.C.P. officers with regard to the administration of the "Crisis," it will be impossible to print therein his recent article (as discussed in mums312-b192-i371, i372).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Jan.

Powell, A. Clayton (Adam Clayton), 1865-1953

The attitudes of Jesus toward world problems

New York (N.Y.) - A fragment of Powell's speech at the N.A.A.C.P. Mass Meeting, excerpted for print in the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 June 18

Powell, A. Clayton (Adam Clayton), 1865-1953

Letter from A. Clayton Powell to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Du Bois request for information about the Abyssinian Baptist Church. Powell sends a program and statement. Powell also suggests that the possibility of Du Bois speaking at the church at a future time.(Enclosure not included).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Dec. 30

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to A. Clayton Powell

New York (N.Y.) - Convening a meeting of the Crisis Board of Directors -- comprising himself, Louis T. Wright, James Marshall, J. E. Spingarn, Walter White, and Lillian Alexander -- on January 6th, 1933.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Dec. 28

Powell, A. Clayton (Adam Clayton), 1865-1953

Postcard from A. Clayton Powell to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Responding to his invitation (mums312-b192-i219) to join the "Crisis" Board of Directors and indicating his availability for its first meeting in New York.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 May 29

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Rev. Adam Clayton Powell

New York (N.Y.) - Regarding the opening reception Du Bois was asked to deliver an address for. Du Bois sends an apology regarding confusion over the date he was expected to deliver the address at the Abyssinian Baptist Church.

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