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1929 July 12

Tagore, Rabindranath, 1861-1941

Letter from Rabindranath Tagore to W. E. B. Du Bois

Santiniketan (India) - The poet's message of peace to the readers of the "Crisis." See also mums312-b183-i047.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 July 12

Chakravarty, Amiya Chandra

Letter from A. C. Chakravarty to W. E. B. Du Bois

Santiniketan (India) - Per Du Bois's request (see mums312-b183-i406), enclosing Tagore's message to the readers of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 July

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

A message to the American Negro from Rabindranath Tagore

New York (N.Y.) - Reproducing in full, and commenting upon, the statement by the Indian poet calling for "race consciousness" and relaying a universal message in defiance of "the artificial limitations of race." See also mums312-b183-i047, and mums312-b183-i409 for original rendering.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Nov. 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to A. C. Chakravarty

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to him as Tagore's Secretary; hoping to publish in the "Crisis" "a message to the American Negro" from Mr. Tagore, and enclosing copies of the magazine's most recent six issues for the two of them to look over.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Nov. 17

Chakravarty, Amiya Chandra

Letter from A. C. Chakravarty to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Per Du Bois's commission (mums312-b187-i391), relaying his and Tagore's appreciation for the "Crisis" and relaying the latter's willingness to contribute the requested message thereto.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Feb. 19

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Rabindranath Tagore

New York (N.Y.) - Introducing himself as the editor of the "Crisis" and expressing his desire to print therein a message from the "great leader of the Indian people."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Dec. 27

Chakravarty, Amiya Chandra

Letter from A. C. Chakravarty to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Regretting that "engagements and constant movement" have prevented Tagore from furnishing the "Crisis" feature recently solicited (in mums312-b187-i391) and offering him instead the typescript of an address he delivered at a conference "some time ago."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929

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

Announcement of Tagore statement in the Crisis

New York (N.Y.) - Announcing the imminent publication of a statement by Indian poet Rabindranath Tagore in the magazine, representing "another one of the international messages among the colored peoples of the world" to be featured in the magazine. See also mums312-b183-i048.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Sept. 21

Smith, Bolton

Letter from Bolton Smith to W. E. B. Du Bois

Memphis (Tenn.) - Commending the recent "Crisis" coverage of Rabindranath Tagore's visit to the U.S. and commenting on the value of his statement, as reprinted therein; and remarking on the magazine's spelling of "Gandhi."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Mar.

Chakravarty, Amiya Chandra

Letter from A. C. Chakravarty to W. E. B. Du Bois

Santiniketan (India) - Relaying that Tagore will be happy to comply with Du Bois's request for a message for the "Crisis" (see mums312-b183-i406) and expressing the poet's and his own deep "sympathy with the broad human outlook which animates and illumines" the pages of the magazine.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers