Gallery view

1932 June 13

Malvan, Irene C.

Memorandum from Irene C. Malvan to Crisis

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Messrs. Seligmann and Wilkins, and Dr. Du Bois; requesting that they submit one clipping weekly for the magazine's "Along the Color Line" column and explaining related logistical procedures.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Mar. 4

Seligmann, Herbert J. (Herbert Jacob), 1891-

Memorandum from Herbert J. Seligmann to Irene C. Malvan

New York (N.Y.) - Advising Malvan to enter John P. Fletcher of the Society of Friends of Great Britain as a subscriber to the Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 June 30

Spingarn, Joel Elias, 1875-1939

Postcard from J. E. Spingarn to Herbert J. Seligmann

New York (N.Y.) - Spingarn notes that Doris Ulmann took "beautiful photographs of colored folk while traveling recently in the South with Julia Peterkin" and is willing to let the Crisis use them.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Feb. 9

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Herbert Seligmann

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning advice on publicising the establishment of the Du Bois Literary Prize.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Dec. 13

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Herbert J. Seligmann

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a proposal for an article on the scientific study of Black people.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Feb. 10

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

Meeting of Editorial Board

New York (N.Y.) - Noting that the organization of the Crisis Editorial Board will be made up of Du Bois, Rachel Davis Du Bois, Walter White, and Herbert J. Seligmann.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Nov. 18

Seligmann, Herbert J. (Herbert Jacob), 1891-

Memorandum from Herbert J. Seligmann to N.A.A.C.P. Spingarn Medal Award Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Nominating Eddie Tolan for the award and briefly describing his background and accomplishments.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Sept. 10

Peet, Hubert W., 1886-1951

Letter from Hubert W. Peet to Herbert Seligmann

London (England) - Concerning the causes of an increase in lynchings in the United States. Written on the letterhead of the Far and Near Press Bureau.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Nov. 17

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Walter White

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois attempts to set up a meeting for the Editorial Board of the Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1921 May 27

Seligmann, Herbert J. (Herbert Jacob), 1891-

Memorandum from Herbert J. Seligmann to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Responding to Du Bois's invitation to represent the Nation magazine at the Pan African Congress, informing Du Bois that the Nation's interest has flagged and he can no longer afford to attend. Written on Du Bois's original memo.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers