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1929 Sept. 21

Wetmore, J. Douglas

Letter from J. D. Wetmore to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Describing his distressing financial situation and requesting an extension on the $84 balance he owes on his "Crisis" account.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Apr. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Douglas Wetmore

New York (N.Y.) - Seeking, for the "Crisis," information "about Negro judges in Florida" and inquiring how he can get portraits of the currently serving justices, as well as small write-ups of their careers.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1922 Nov. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to J. D. Wetmore

New York (N.Y.) - Response to letter from Mr. Wetmore to address concerns regarding book keeping issues at the Crisis as a result of letters for renewal subscriptions.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1922 July 26

Wetmore, J. Douglas

Letter from J. D. Wetmore to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Commenting on the most recent issue of the Crisis and its improvement over time. The letter requests additional copies of the magazine and Wetmore's shock at the large number of African American graduates from northern colleges, as well as disappointed at the fact that the circulation of the Crisis reaches a limited audience. Wetmore suggested forming a committee with Julius Rose... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1922 Nov. 2

Wetmore, J. Douglas

Letter from J. D. Wetmore to W. E. B. Du bois

New York (N.Y.) - Responding to a letter from Crisis staff to renew subscription for the magazine. Wetmore expressed concern over the poor book keeping of Crisis staff, as he already renewed his subscription, in addition to not receiving a response to a previous letter sent to Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Aug. 26

Wetmore, J. Douglas

Letter from J. D. Wetmore to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Informing Du Bois that the recent issue of the Crisis was "exquisite."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 July 4

Wetmore, J. Douglas

Letter from J. D. Wetmore to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Describing a pleasant chat that morning with New Jersey's first lady, Mrs. George Silzer, regarding the valuable content of the "Crisis" and recommending that he add her to its list of subscribers; briefly mentioning his "so many wonderful experiences in the last few years in discussing the Race Question" and hoping to exchange thoughts thereon with him in the near futu... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 July 31

Wetmore, J. Douglas

Letter from J. D. Wetmore to Crisis

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Thomas J. Calloway; complaining of the magazine's erroneous billing, improper management, and poor communication with respect to the preparating and printing of private ads.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Aug. 27

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to J. D. Wetmore

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois thanks Wetmore for his kind works (see mums312-b169-i108).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 July 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to J. D. Wetmore

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking him for his recent letter on Mrs. George Silzer and her likely interest in the "Crisis" (mums312-b168-i024) and hoping they may "get together sometime this summer."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers