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1932 Jan. 5

Campbell, Elmer

Letter from Rev. Elmer Campbell to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning the name of a monastery in Cairo, Egypt.

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1930 Mar. 15

Chicago Whip

Letter from the Chicago Whip to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Thanking Du Bois for his editorial in the Chicago Whip.

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1931 Sept. 5

Johnson, Yolande

Letter from Yolande Johnson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Johnson apologizes for her procrastination, but sends what information she could find concerning her grandfather's life; Johnson notes that although she was practically raised in a French Catholic Convent, she is not religious.

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1930 Mar. 10

Gordon, Barefield

Letter from Barefield Gordon to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Gordon thanks Du Bois for his work at the Crisis, especially for the poetry page; Gordon praises the poetry about Philip M. Harding and asks for more information on the poet; Asks Du Bois if he would be interested in an article on the progress and accomplishments on the "campaign fostered by the Chicago Whip for employment of Negroes where they trade."

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1925 Mar. 16

Pitts, Lucia M.

Letter from Lucia M. Pitts to Crisis

Chicago (Ill.) - For the second or third time, requesting that they return the manuscript she submitted several weeks ago, and enclosing a self-addressed stamped envelope therefor.

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1916 Jan. 5

Pohle, Dorothy

Letter from Dorothy Pohle to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Miss Pohle informs Du Bois that her father, Adolph Pohle, passed away; explains how he wished to have seen the latest issue of The Crisis, but it arrived just days after his departure, so they put the copy with him in his coffin; Pohle inquires as to how they could get a second copy of that issue as a remembrance.

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1930 July 12

Ross, Lydia C.

Letter from Lydia C. Ross to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Providing further info on her graduation from the Chicago Training School, and hoping (as in mums312-b187-i210) that said news can be featured in the "Crisis."

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1925 June 15

Sheen, Edwin D.

Letter from Edwin D. Sheen to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Inquiring if submitting his short story to the "Best College Short Stories" will render it ineligible for the "Crisis" literary competition.

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1927 Apr. 16

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority

Letter from Delta Sigma Theta Sorority to the editor of The Crisis

Chicago (Ill.) - Sending an article about a Delta Sigma Theta conference for inclusion in the news section of The Crisis. Signed by Ernestine O. Corley, chair of the publicity committee.

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1927 May 11

Pettiford, Jessie L.

Letter from Jessie L. Pettiford to the editor of The Crisis

Chicago (Ill.) - Asking if Du Bois received her manuscript. Hoping he will return it to her if he cannot publish it.

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