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1919 Mar. 14

Patterson, Adam E.

Letter from Adam E. Patterson to National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning rape cases amongst the 92nd Division of the United States Army and the associated penalties.

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1926 Apr. 22

Arthur, George R. (George Robert), b. 1879

Letter from George R. Arthur to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Relaying the halted status of the "Crisis" article he was to furnish on "What the Colored Graduate of the Various Engineering Schools were Doing" and regretting he will be unable to provide it; and announcing the founding of an Engineer's Club in Chicago.

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1929 Dec. 23

Provident Hospital (Chicago, Ill.)

Letter from Provident Hospital and Training School to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed George T. Jenkins, Publicity Manager; enclosing an article on the "campaign to establish a great Negro medical center in Chicago," and two accompanying photographs, for inclusion in a future number of the "Crisis."

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1928 Oct. 22

Embree, Edwin R. (Edwin Rogers), 1883-1950

Letter from Edwin R. Embree to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Enclosing a copy of a talk he gave recently on the "problem of Negro illness and its effects on the nation's help," and suggesting he use it in part or in whole in a forthcoming number of the "Crisis."

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1924 Oct. 2

Owens, Gordon W.

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

Chicago (Ill.) - Commenting at length on his recent "Crisis" editorial entitled "Where We Are," mostly concerning the current presidential campaign and the role of the "Negro vote" therein.

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1924 July 11

Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.) . Medical School

Letter from Northwestern University Medical School to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed C. W. Patterson, Registrar; for the "Crisis" Education number, noting the number of African American students enrolled and graduated from the Medical School.

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1946 Sept. 16

Negro Digest

Letter from Negro Digest to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Ben Burns, Executive Editor; describing the enduring civil, social and political inequalities suffered by "American Negro" and soliciting from him a 1500-2000 word article for the Digest on the question of whether they can "expect to win full freedom in America by 1965."

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1946 Sept. 30

Negro Digest

Letter from Negro Digest to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Ben Burns, Executive Editor; looking forward to seeing his article by mid-October (see mums312-b111-i144 for details) and thanking him for the contribution.

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1946 Nov. 11

Negro Digest

Letter from Negro Digest to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Ben Burns, Executive Editor; citing from Homer Smith's recent letter to the Digest commenting on Du Bois's recent article therein (see mums312-b111-i144 for related commission).

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