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1929 July 3

Crisis (Firm)

Telegram from Crisis to Tuskegee Institute

New York (N.Y.) - Sent by Pierce McNeil Thompson; addressed to A. L. Holsey; clarifying the nature of the ad referred to in his telegram of the previous day (mums312-b183-i446).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Oct. 13

Talladega College

Letter from Talladega College to Crisis

New Haven (Conn.) - Signed George W. Crawford; addressed to Pierce Thompson, Business Manager; regarding payment for the College's ads in the magazine's classified section.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Jan. 22

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Pierce McNeil Thompson

New York (N.Y.) - Outlining what he must do to get the "Crisis" publication schedule back on track, following the recent week-long delay.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 May 24

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from Crisis to D. C. Thurmond

New York (N.Y.) - Per his request (mums312-b180-i427), enclosing a copy of the May issue; and per his others (i425, i426), throwing in a couple of subscription blanks for him to hopefully heed.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Dec. 13

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from Crisis to Pierce McNeil Thompson

New York (N.Y.) - The new Business Manager asks the old Business Manager about certain mysterious advertising charges, of which W. E. B. Du Bois recalls nothing.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Apr. 23

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Pierce Thompson

New York (N.Y.) - Noting the "Crisis"'s current financial circumstances, and upon those bases, offering him a temporary post with the magazine, for a $100 monthly salary.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Dec. 11

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Pierce McNeil Thompson

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois asks Mr. Thompson to write to the Ohio Branches and stress the "advantage and ease by which they could raise money through Crisis subscriptions."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 May 10

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to T. J. Calloway and Pierce McNeil Thompson

New York (N.Y.) - As Thompson moves out, and Calloway in, convening the two of them to the office on the 15th, to effect the transference of keys, the "proper introductions" at banks and key institutions, and the relay of other information and logistics pertinent to the business management of the "Crisis" magazine.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Apr. 26

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Pierce McNeil Thompson

New York (N.Y.) - Instructing him to register Harold Winchester's one-year subscription to the "Crisis," and give him a copy of the according bill, so he can send it as an enclosure later in the day.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Oct. 4

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Pierce McNeil Thompson

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois asks Mr. Thompson to add Mission Fields at Home to the Crisis' exchange list.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers