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1951 June

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967

A Ballad of Negro history

Mentioning in a note at the top of the first page that W. E. B. Du Bois is in one of his poems again and providing the text of the poem, which discusses the history of the "Negro" race.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967

Ranking of poems judged by Langston Hughes

Ranking and commenting on poems considered in a contest held by The Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1958 Feb. 15

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967

Great names in Negro history

Chicago (Ill.) - From Langston Hughes weekly syndicated column. Listing various "great names in Negro history" including Crispus Attucks, Phillis Whatley, Paul Cuffee, Richard Allen, Booker T. Washington and W. E. B. Du Bois. Includes a short hand written greeting from Hughes

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Nov. 19

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from the Crisis to Langston Hughes

New York (N.Y.) - The Crisis notes that they are holding Hughes' mail until they have received his new address.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 May 17

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967

Letter from Langston Hughes to The Crisis

Moscow (Russia) - Concerning the forwarding of Hughes mail received at the offices of "The Crisis" and Hughes plans for leaving Russia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Jan. 3

Wilkey, Cornelius E.

Letter from Cornelius E. Wilkey to Langston Hughes

Chicago (Ill.) - Mentioning that he received the correspondence sent by Hughes the previous month, that he might be interested in three of the books mentioned, and that he wrote to the NAACP, but has not received a reply.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Nov. 21

Hughes, James N.

Letter from James N. Hughes to Crisis

Mexico City (Mexico) - Concerning an address for Langston Hughes.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 May 17

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967

Letter from Langston Hughes to W. E. B. Du Bois

Monterey (Calif.) - Thanking him and expressing his "continued appreciation," upon the 20th anniversary of the first appearance of Hughes's poetry in the "Crisis" magazine; reproduced on verso, with woodcut illustration by Aaron Douglas.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Feb. 23

Arnold, Frank R.

Letter from Frank R. Arnold to Editor of the Crisis

Logan (Utah) - Requesting information on a poem by Langston Hughes and Jean Toomer's "Cane" from the Editor of the Crisis magazine. Signed by Frank R. Arnold, Utah Agricultural College, Department of Modern Languages.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Jan. 27

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967

Letter from Langston Hughes to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Supporting his proposal for a Colonial Conference and regretting he cannot refer him to any interested parties; describing his impending lecture tour through the south and hoping to cross paths with him at some point.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers