Gallery view

1928 Apr. 6

Woodruff, Hale, 1900-1980

Letter from Hale Woodruff to W. E. B. Du Bois

Malakoff (France) - Per Du Bois's request (mums312-b180-i609) pledging to submit a drawing for the cover of a forthcoming "Crisis" and trusting it will meet his approval.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Oct. 25

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Hale Woodruff

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing the $25 due him upon his conferral of second place in the "Crisis"'s Spingarn art contest.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Oct. 23

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Hale Woodruff

New York (N.Y.) - Formally announcing that his illustration has won second place in the "Crisis"'s Spingarn art contest and requesting that he furnish a photo and brief bio for related press release.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Sept. 18

Woodruff, Hale, 1900-1980

Letter from Hale A. Woodruff to W. E. B. Du Bois

Indianapolis (Ind.) - Acknowledging his last letter and confirming the change of address deduced therein (see mums312-b171-i277); and regretting any inconvenience thereby caused.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Apr. 13

Woodruff, Hale, 1900-1980

Spingarn prize entry sheet

Indianapolis (Ind.) - Providing his fictitious name, real name, and mailing address, to accompany his submission to the "Crisis"'s art competition.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Feb. 2

Woodruff, Hale, 1900-1980

Letter from Hale A. Woodruff to W. E. B. Du Bois

Indianapolis (Ind.) - Seeking further information on rules for entering the "Crisis" cover competition, as he would like to enter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Oct. 7

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Hale Woodruff

New York (N.Y.) - Per his letter (mums312-b171-i281), pledging to return his artwork to him the following week, and requesting to use his illustrations "from time to time" on "Crisis" covers.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 May 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Hale Woodruff

New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledging receipt of his "Crisis" cover design (noted in mums312-b180-i610) and looking forward to print it on black and white on the July number.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Dec. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Hale Woodruff

New York (N.Y.) - Per his request (mums312-b174-i578), pledging to promptly return to him the paintings he submitted to the "Crisis"'s Spingarn art contest, and congratulating him on his conferral of a Harmon Award for same.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Apr. 13

Woodruff, Hale, 1900-1980

Letter from Hale Woodruff to W. E. B. Du Bois

Indianapolis (Ind.) - Enclosing five paintings to be considered for the Spingarn art competition as well as an envelope containing his real name and his fictitious one.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers