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1927 Aug. 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to St. Luke's Penny Savings Bank

New York (N.Y.) - Reminding the bank of a promised contribution. Addressed to Mrs. Maggie B. Walker.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Aug. 20

St. Luke's Penny Savings Bank (Richmond, Va.)

Letter from St. Luke's Penny Savings Bank to W. E. B. Du Bois

Richmond (Va.) - Sending a check for $50 for The Crisis prize fund. Apologizing for the delay. Signed by Maggie L. Walker.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 May 17

Independent Order of St. Luke

Letter from Independent Order of St. Luke to W. E. B. Du Bois

Richmond (Va.) - Signed Maggie L. Walker, Secretary-Treasurer; per his query (mums312-b174-i236), gladly agreeing to cooperate with him and other African American banking institutions to help fund the "Crisis"'s literary awards.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Sept. 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Maggie L. Walker

New York (N.Y.) - Urging Walker to rest and recover her health. Inviting her to see a doctor in New York.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 May 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Saint Luke's Penny Savings Bank

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Maggie Walker; gauging her institution's interest in helping to fund the "Crisis"'s literary contest, and describing other "Negro banks'" cooperation thus far therein.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Sept. 20

Walker, Maggie Lena, 1867-1934

Letter from Maggie L. Walker to W. E. B. Du Bois

Richmond (Va.) - Thank Du Bois for his suggestions concerning her health. Asking if he received her check on behalf of the St. Luke's Penny Savings Bank.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Dec. 30

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Saint Luke's Penny Savings Bank

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Maggie Walker; enclosing and describing the financial technicalities of the proposed "Crisis" prizes for 1927, and hoping for her institution's continued contribution thereto.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Apr. 4

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Maggie L. Walker

New York (N.Y.) - Urging Walker to reply to C. W. Joshua, a lawyer seeking information about "economic progress."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Apr. 5

Independent Order of St. Luke . Right Worthy Grand Council of Virginia

Letter from R. W. G. Council to Albon L. Holsey

Richmond (Va.) - Signed Maggie L. Walker, Secretary-Treasurer; per Holsey's appeal (mums312-b191-i247), noting the Council has already contributed to the "Crisis," but pledging to do so again in future.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Sept. 27

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Maggie L. Walker

New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledging receipt of Walker's check. Hoping she will have her health examination soon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers