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New York (N.Y.) - Inquiring if the magazine ever reviewed Carl Van Vechten's "Nigger Heaven," and if so, in what issue.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Royall, John M.
1926 Nov. 2
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New York (N.Y.) - Responding at length to the review of Haldane MacFall's "Wooings of Jezebel Pettyfer" which appeared in the latest edition of the "Crisis" and defending the author in light of the attack launched on him therein.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
1925 Oct. 29
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New York (N.Y.) - Upon his own suggestion, requesting a copy of his "Crisis" editorial critiquing Carl Van Vechten's "Nigger Heaven" and noting once again how much she enjoyed his recent talk.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Hintburn, Hortense N.
1927 Jan. 28
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New York (N.Y.) - Thanking him for his letter (mums312-b176-i476), though admitting he disagrees with Nash's comparison of Carl Van Vechten to "Cape Cod Folks."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 Jan. 21
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Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Commenting on Du Bois's review of Van Vechten's "Nigger Heaven" in the December 1926 issue.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Nash, Howard P. (Howard Pervear), b. 1871
1927 Jan. 17
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New York (N.Y.) - Dill notes that Carl Van Vechten's "Nigger Heaven" is waiting to be examined and reviewed by Du Bois "for our beloved Crisis;" recounts Miss Fauset's opinion of the book and how she begged Dill to hold off on a review for, she said, "Dr. Du Bois is the only one who will give it what it deserves." Enclosure not with letter.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Dill, Augustus Granville
1926 Aug. 20
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New York (N.Y.) - Per her query (and his suggestion, apparently; see mums312-b176-i113), enclosing a copy of his "Crisis" review of "Nigger Heaven."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 Jan. 31
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Cleveland (Ohio) - Points out a typographical error in his article about the "Negro in Art." Discusses another story printed in The Crisis. Asks Du Bois for his opinion about Carl Van Vechten's book "Nigger Heaven."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Chesnutt, Charles W., 1858-1932
1926 Oct. 27
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New York (N.Y.) - Per his query (mums312-b174-i232), referring him to the December 1926 issue of the "Crisis" for a review of "Nigger Heaven."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 Nov. 5
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New York (N.Y.) - Seeking permission to print his letter to the editor (mums312-b171-i194) in a forthcoming edition of the "Crisis."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1925 Nov. 5