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Nice (France) - Says he is sending Du Bois a sketch of René Maran to be used as a cover design for The Crisis.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Smith, Albert A. (Albert Alexander), 1896-1940
1921 Feb. 3
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New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing two photographs of "Moorish" subjects he (Du Bois) picked up while in Spain and inviting Smith to send any photos or paintings he finds there "of life subjects of colored people."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 Jan. 15
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New York (N.Y.) - Happily notifying him of his second-place award in the "Crisis"'s art contest and pledging to send his $40 prize check "in a short while."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1925 Aug. 11
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New York (N.Y.) - Requesting that he take photos of "interesting pictures with regard to Negro art" that might be on display in Paris and of interest to the "Crisis," and enclosing a $3 check in payment therefor.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1925 Sept. 24
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New York (N.Y.) - Formally announcing that his illustration has been awarded honorable mention in the "Crisis" literary awards and requesting that he furnish a photo and brief bio for related press announcement.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 Oct. 23
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New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledging his letter (and request for payment; mums312-b171-i077); noting that A. G. Dill will be sending him a check soon in exchange for his "Crisis" illustrations; and hoping he will "always keep us in mind."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1925 Feb. 16
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Paris (France) - A design for consideration in the "Crisis," "depicting France and the tri-color in their never-changing attitude towards the Negro."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Smith, Albert A. (Albert Alexander), 1896-1940
1924 Jan. 10
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New York (N.Y.) - Regretting that the paintings that he sent to The Crisis were damaged in transit and are not suitable for engraving; hoping the artists will send more work in the future and promising to pay for it as the magazine is able.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1923 Jan. 15
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Madrid (Spain) - Simply noting he'll be in Spain for the next three or four months and providing his address there, should Du Bois wish to be in touch.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Smith, Albert A. (Albert Alexander), 1896-1940
1925 Dec. 19
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Paris (France) - Acknowledging and thanking him for the $40 check conferred him upon his winning second-place in the "Crisis"'s art contest.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Smith, Albert A. (Albert Alexander), 1896-1940
1925 Aug. 31