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Pittsburgh (Pa.) - Requesting permission to reuse the play "The Broken Banjo," as recently featured in the "Crisis," for the benefit of the local orchestra.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Poole, Cecil Francis
1926 Feb. 28
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New York (N.Y.) - Per her query on "The Broken Banjo" (mums312-b187-i532), referring her directly to the playwright himself.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1930 Nov. 17
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New York (N.Y.) - Happily relaying that his play, "The Broken Banjo," was has won first-prize and $75 and hoping he can be present at its Friday night production at the Renaissance Casino.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1925 Aug. 12
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New York (N.Y.) - Per her request (mums312-b176-i143), enclosing a copy of the "Crisis" containing Richardson's "Broken Banjo," and relaying the terms and policies for the play's reproduction.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Crisis (Firm)
1927 Apr. 8
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning use of the play "The Chip Woman's Fortune" by Willis Richardson.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 Mar. 18
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New York (N.Y.) - Seeking his approval of the "Crisis"'s proposed policy for granting rights to produce his play, "The Broken Banjo," as recently featured in the magazine.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 Feb. 5
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Washington (D.C.) - Concerning the Washington Krigwa Players production of plays and a New Negro Theatre starting in Harlem.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Richardson, Willis, 1889-1977
1928 Feb. 20
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Washington (D.C.) - Expressing his interest in the "Encyclopedia of the Negro," and declaring himself "glad to do anything in my power to aid the project."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Richardson, Willis, 1889-1977
1935 Oct. 9
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the possible publication of a book of plays by Du Bois.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 Dec. 2
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New York (N.Y.) - Per his query (mums312-b174-i097), explaining the fees and terms of reproductions of the play "The Broken Banjo," as featured in a recent number of the "Crisis."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 Mar. 12