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"Banjo was first published in 1929. Not known if this biography was written by W. E. B. Du Bois or not.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

1927
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the financial health of Claude McKay's.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Fauset, Jessie Redmon
1924 Jan. 24
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Greensboro (N.C.) - Concerning material on Claude McKay for a school report. Written on the letterhead of the bennett College for Women.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Bradshaw, Ruby
1930 Apr. 19
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New York (N.Y.) - Introducing and praising the never-published collection of autobiographical essays by Cedric Dover and Claude McKay and deeming the work "a penetrating exegesis and analysis of color politics." See mums312-b131-i066 for earlier draft.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1951 Feb. 14
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Barcelona (Spain) - McKay notes he did not receive compensation for his poem "The International Spirit."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

McKay, Claude, 1890-1948
1928 Aug. 26
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New York (N.Y.) - Introducing and praising the never-published collection of autobiographical essays by Cedric Dover and Claude McKay and deeming the work "an interesting and intriguing book; especially to me, but I think too for all men." See mums312-b131-i258 for later version.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1951 Feb. 14
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Barcelona (Spain) - McKay is extremely angry with the Crisis for publishing his poems that he "beseeched" Du Bois not to publish; notes that Miss Fauset "had not time to waste on a non-influential and down-and-out fellow-writter;" McKay is also angered that his poems appeared in the same issue that critiqued his new book.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

McKay, Claude, 1890-1948
1928 June 18
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerns the "Encyclopedia of the Negro."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

McKay, Claude, 1890-1948
1935 Dec. 20
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Paris (France) - Concerning "The Crisis" and poems by McKay sent for possible publication.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

McKay, Claude, 1890-1948
1925 Oct. 27
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Bradshaw's request for biographical information on Claude McKay.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1930 Apr. 18