Gallery view

1926 Jan. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Albert A. Smith

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

1920

Smith, Albert A. (Albert Alexander), 1896-1940

A Little of Albert A. Smith

Details about the life, education, and artwork of Albert A. Smith. Discusses occupations and achievements in second section.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Feb. 22

Smith, Albert A. (Albert Alexander), 1896-1940

Letter from Albert Alexander Smith to W. E. B. Du Bois

Madrid (Spain) - Enclosing four photos similar to those Du Bois enclosed earlier (in mums312-b174-i302) and gladly offering to supply like items in future.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Jan. 3

Smith, Albert A. (Albert Alexander), 1896-1940

Letter from Albert A. Smith to W. E. B. Du Bois

Paris (France) - Pledging to do his best to furnish the "Crisis" will some "drawings, covers, cartoons, etc." and noting that he is still due payment for illustrations earlier supplied.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Aug. 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Albert A. Smith

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

1920

Wetmore, F. F.

Jazzing it up Parnassus

Paris (France) - Reports that Albert A. Smith, the "young Afro-American art student" will be finishing his art education in Paris, France. Discusses Smith's plan to play in a jazz band while there. Describes Smith's childhood and praises his artwork. Mentions his military service.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1922 Nov. 19

Smith, Albert A. (Albert Alexander), 1896-1940

Letter from Albert A. Smith to Jessie Redmon Fauset

Luge (Belgium) - Concerning Mr. Smiths awaiting of a stipend that was never rendered for services.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Aug. 31

Smith, Albert A. (Albert Alexander), 1896-1940

Letter from Albert A. Smith to W. E. B. Du Bois

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

1925 Dec. 19

Smith, Albert A. (Albert Alexander), 1896-1940

Letter from Albert A. Smith to W. E. B. Du Bois

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

1924 Jan. 10

Smith, Albert A. (Albert Alexander), 1896-1940

Letter from Albert A. Smith to W. E. B. Du Bois

Paris (France) - Enclosing, under separate cover, two designs for possible feature in the "Crisis" and hoping they will be satisfactory.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers