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New York (N.Y.) - Response to request to deliver the opening address at the Abyssinian Baptist Church.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1923 Apr. 23
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New York (N.Y.) - Commenting on and very lightly criticizing his recent N.A.A.C.P. address (enclosed in mums312-b192-i370) regarding Darwinian interpretations of the fitness and potential superiority of certain races, and expressing interest in printing it in a future number of the "Crisis."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1932 Feb. 25
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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)

Powell, A. Clayton (Adam Clayton), 1865-1953
1923 June 18
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New York (N.Y.) - Inquiring if "we can stand" various rates of reduction to "Crisis" staff members' salaries..
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Powell, A. Clayton (Adam Clayton), 1865-1953
1932
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New York (N.Y.) - Returning an excerpt from his recent N.A.A.C.P. address (the entirety of which Powell declined to publish in the "Crisis"; see mums312-b192-i373) and requesting that he make any corrections thereto in advance of its publication.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1932 Apr. 21
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New York (N.Y.) - Requesting information and photographs about the Abyssinian Baptist Church for an article about its history in the Crisis.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1923 Apr. 17
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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)

Powell, A. Clayton (Adam Clayton), 1865-1953
1932 Apr. 14
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New York (N.Y.) - Inquiring into the costs of running his recent speech in the "Crisis" (see mums312-b192-i371) and commenting on some of Du Bois's musings thereon (as shared in that letter).
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Powell, A. Clayton (Adam Clayton), 1865-1953
1932 Mar. 5
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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)

Powell, A. Clayton (Adam Clayton), 1865-1953
1932 Apr. 25
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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)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1932 Dec. 27