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1931 Dec. 18

Schuyler, George S. (George Samuel), 1895-1977

Letter from George Schuyler to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Assuring he may be counted on "with this library problem" (see mums312-b060-i450 and mums312-b050-452) and agreeing to sign the statement enclosed in the latter.

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1945 Sept. 26

American Press Association

Letter from American Press Associates to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining that the American Press Associates are starting a column titled, "Our Guest Speaker," that will be used to address issues such as race, religion, and national and other cultural differences, and they wondered if he would be interested in writing a column for them.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Mar. 29

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to National News

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to George S. Schuyler,

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Jan. 27

Schuyler, George S. (George Samuel), 1895-1977

Letter from George S. Schuyler to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Commenting at length on Du Bois's review of his novel "Slaves Today" as printed in the February "Crisis" and describing his thoughts on labor conditions in Liberia; the true cause of the natives' plight; and the blame to be placed on them for their compliance with wrongdoing.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Mar. 6

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Rachel Davis DuBois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerns National Association for the Advancement of Colored People business, especially Schuyler's involvement. Mentions forthcoming lecture trip and plans to come north later in the spring. Chides Rachel for writing on Washington's birthday rather than his own, the next day. Promises a "real" letter will follow this "excuse for a letter."

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1932 Apr. 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to National News

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to George S. Schuyler; requesting that he "be frank about" the issue of paying for contributions to the magazine -- "I am not so much concerned about the actual payment...as about their real worth" and must "be sure of my bread and butter" -- and expressing willingness to continue contributing, if matters of remuneration may be transparently disclosed.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Feb. 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to National News

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to George S. Schuyler; agreeing to contribute to the magazine, treating "chiefly the international and historical aspects of the color problem," and inquiring as to the related remunerative arrangements.

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1932 Feb. 15

National News

Letter from National News to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed George A. Schuyler; requesting that he send a photograph of himself.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Dec. 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to George Schuyler

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying the resolutions adopted at the recent meeting concerning the 135th Street Branch of the New York Public Library, and encouraging him to sign and return the enclosed statement thereto pertaining.

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1954 Jan. 20

Pittsburg Courier Publishing Co.

Circular letter from Pittsburgh Courier to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed George S. Schuyler, New York Editor; enclosing a clipping describing the unfair trials of Privates Calvin Dennis and Herman Dennis, and Sargeant Robert Burns, and urging readers and recipients to write letters of protest "IMMEDIATELY" to President Eisenhower.

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