Name

Scott, Emmett J. (Emmett Jay), 1873-1957 (41)
Crisis (Firm) (38)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (38)
Howard University (31)
Sigma Pi Phi (20)
Crawford, George W. (George Williamson), b. 1877 (17)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (13)
Macfall, Haldane, 1860-1928 (3)
Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett), 1878-1971 (3)
Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964 (3)
Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt), 1890-1976 (2)
Johnson, Roland R. (2)
Johnson, Thomas O. (2)
Johnston, V. D. (2)
Minton, Henry M. (2)
Sigma Pi Phi . Zeta Boulé (2)
Association for the Study of Negro Life and History, inc. (1)
Carson, Simeon L. (1)
Cobb, James A. (James Adlai), 1876-1958 (1)
Dill, Augustus Granville (1)
Gregory, J. Francis (1)
Gross, George I. (George Irving), 1902- (1)
Powers, Kaplan & Berger (1)
Sigma Pi Phi . Epsilon Boulé (1)
Skeel, Emily Ellsworth Ford, 1867-1958 (1)
United States . War Dept. (1)
Uterhart, Henry A. (1)
Woodson, Carter Godwin, 1875-1950 (1)

Topic

Trials, litigation, etc. (29)
African Americans (2)
African American art (1)
African American soldiers (1)
History (1)
Political activity (1)
Portraits (1)
Press coverage (1)
World War, 1914-1918 (1)

Genre

Correspondence (36)
Drafts (documents) (4)
Legal correspondence (4)
Manifestoes (2)
Articles (1)
Clippings (information artifacts) (1)
Editorials (1)
Essays (1)
Letters to the editor (1)
Notes (1)
Press releases (1)
Proposals (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (41)

Place

New York (N.Y.) (25)
Washington (D.C.) (8)
New Haven (Conn.) (6)
Baltimore (Md.) (1)
Philadelphia (Pa.) (1)

 

 

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New York (N.Y.) - Describing the Sigma Pi Phi Grand Boulé's charges against him (see mums312-b192-i464 through i467); comparing the situation to the Pittsburgh Courier's case against himself and James Weldon Johnson "some years ago"; enclosing his own reponse thereto; and seeking his (Johnson's) cooperation in the matter.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1932 May 16
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New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing a copy of a letter and statement sent to Howard University President Mordecai Johnson.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1932 Nov. 28
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New York (N.Y.) - An early draft of Du Bois's editorial retracting the unverifiable and contested facts asserted in his article from the March issue, on Howard University.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Crisis (Firm)
1932
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed George I. Gross; noting a misunderstanding in the arrangement of Du Bois's official printed retraction of his March editorial on Howard University and requesting that the comment be further redacted to meet the firm's original demands, lodged on behalf of Emmett Scott.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Powers, Kaplan & Berger
1932 Dec. 13
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Washington (D.C.) - Woodons's treatise on the "patronage-seeking machine with Emmet J. Scott," and declaring that now is the time "to stop the political exploitation of the Negro."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Association for the Study of Negro Life and History, inc.
1931 July 1
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New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledging his recent letter and advisements (see mums312-b192-i471) and relaying his own willingness to meet Emmett Scott "and his friends"; and reiterating his supreme interest in the well-being of Howard University "and the Negro race." See mums312-b192-i473 for final version.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1932 Oct. 22
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New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing a self-explanatory letter from Powers, Kaplan & Berger to Mr. Uterhart, with reference to the Emmett J. Scott lawsuit.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett), 1878-1971
1932 Dec. 14
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Emmett J. Scott; thanking him for the copy of Jones's book on housing in Washington (see mums312-b182-i143, i146, i148) and looking forward to writing a review of it for the "Crisis."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1929 Sept. 10
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New York (N.Y.) - Responding at length to the review of Haldane MacFall's "Wooings of Jezebel Pettyfer" which appeared in the latest edition of the "Crisis" and defending the author in light of the attack launched on him therein.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
1925 Oct. 29
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New York (N.Y.) - Noting his refusal to sign and print a statement proposed by Emmett Scott (mums312-b192-i513, i514) and pledging to forward a copy of the statement they agreed upon, as soon as he can get his hands on a copy.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1932 Nov. 17