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1930 Jan. 27

Waring, Laura Wheeler, 1887-1948

Letter from Laura Wheeler Waring to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cheyney (Pa.) - Thanking him for forwarding a letter from a certain Mrs. Miller, and pledging to respond duly; also requesting that he return the drawings she recently submitted to the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Oct. 5

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Laura Wheeler

New York (N.Y.) - Per her query (mums312-b168-i036), regretting he "hasn't the slightest idea" of where they put the drawing she made for the April "Crisis" but pledging to "try and look it up and send it to you."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Aug.

Waring, Laura Wheeler, 1887-1948

Letter from Laura Wheeler Waring to W. E. B. Du Bois

Philadelphia (Pa.) - Discussing a possible design for the children's issue cover of The Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Nov. 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Laura Wheeler Waring

New York (N.Y.) - Sending a check for her cover designs. Asking if she can design three covers for the next year.

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 Laura Wheeler Waring

New York (N.Y.) - Expressing interest in the design described in her last letter (mums312-b187-i530) and requesting that she send it by December 1st, so that it can grace the cover of the Christmas "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Oct. 23

Waring, Laura Wheeler, 1887-1948

Letter from Laura W. Wheeler to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cheyney (Pa.) - Pledging to have her drawing for the cover of the Christmas "Crisis" to him by the following week, and hoping to see him when she soon visits Brooklyn.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Oct. 22

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Laura Wheeler Waring

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois thanks Waring for the cover, and notes that they will print it in a "lively dark blue," as she requested, though cannot change the tint of the paper, but promises to send along a proof.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Oct. 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Laura Wheeler-Waring

New York (N.Y.) - Expressing his satisfaction with the Christmas "Crisis" cover she furnished and hoping they can afford to use gilt thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 June 7

Waring, Laura Wheeler, 1887-1948

Letter from Laura Wheeler to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cheyney (Pa.) - Explaining the design of her cover art. Apologizing for inconveniencing Du Bois. Telling him that his "strong" letter upset her. Asking for the original work back.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Apr. 11

Waring, Laura Wheeler, 1887-1948

Letter from Laura Wheeler Waring to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cheyney (Pa.) - Inquiring about the financial situation of the Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers