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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to L. E. Williams, President; enclosing a definitive statement of the "Crisis" initiative to offer literary prizes for "essays and stories on Negro banking" and seeking his critique of the project (and co-sponsorship thereof).
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 Oct. 22
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to him at the Wage Earners Savings Bank; noting that he is among the "prominent bankers" mentioned in a February 1928 "Crisis" feature and requesting that he furnish an original photo of himself for publication therein.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Crisis (Firm)
1926 Dec. 20
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to L. E. Williams, President; enclosing and describing the financial technicalities of the proposed "Crisis" prizes for 1927, and hoping for his Company's continued contribution thereto.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 Dec. 29
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New York (N.Y.) - Urging Williams to reply to C. W. Joshua, a lawyer seeking information about "economic progress." Item mums312-b177-i587 appears to have been forwarded to Du Bois as a result of this letter.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 Apr. 4
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New York (N.Y.) - Giving evidence of the bank's promise to contribute towards The Crisis prize contest. Hoping that some official can address the matter.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 Sept. 2
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Savannah (Ga.) - Explaining that President L. E. Williams is ill and has not been able to discuss the bank's promised contribution towards The Crisis prize contest. Signed by R. A. Harper, cashier.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Wage Earners Savings Bank
1927 Sept. 27
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New York (N.Y.) - Hoping that the bank can still contribute towards The Crisis prize contest despite the president's illness. Addressed to R. A. Harper, cashier.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 Oct. 6
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New York (N.Y.) - Discussing his inability to reach the president of the bank regarding a contribution towards The Crisis prize contest.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 Sept. 20
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New York (N.Y.) - Reminding the bank that their promised contribution towards The Crisis prize contest is due. Addressed to Lucius E. Williams.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 Aug. 16
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New York (N.Y.) - Discussing the entries in The Crisis prize contest. Notifying the bank that their promised contribution is due. Addressed to Lucius E. Williams.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 July 13