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1927 Mar. 3

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from Crisis to G. L. Gordon

New York (N.Y.) - In the absence of W. E. B. Du Bois, acknowledging his recent query (mums312-b176-i006), and briefly outlining the procedure for submitting manuscripts to the magazine.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Dec. 20

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from Crisis to R. R. Wright, Sr.

New York (N.Y.) - Signed A. G. Dill; noting that he is among the "prominent bankers" mentioned in a February 1927 "Crisis" feature on African American banks and bankers and requesting that he furnish an original photograph to print alongside,

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Mar. 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to W. R Stewart

New York (N.Y.) - Reiterating the offer to send 100 "Crisis" subscriptions for $100 and requesting that he reply as soon as he can, furnishing also photos of his office at the First National Bank Building in Youngstown, Ohio.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Nov. 22

Pace, Harry, 1884-1943

Letter from Harry Pace to W. E. B. Du Bois

Newark (N.J.) - Per his request (mums312-b174-i042), enclosing an article on "The Business of Banking Among Negroes" for feature in the columns of the "Crisis" and relaying his progress on a further article on manufacturing.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 May 17

Independent Order of St. Luke

Letter from Independent Order of St. Luke to W. E. B. Du Bois

Richmond (Va.) - Signed Maggie L. Walker, Secretary-Treasurer; per his query (mums312-b174-i236), gladly agreeing to cooperate with him and other African American banking institutions to help fund the "Crisis"'s literary awards.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 May 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Saint Luke's Penny Savings Bank

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Maggie Walker; gauging her institution's interest in helping to fund the "Crisis"'s literary contest, and describing other "Negro banks'" cooperation thus far therein.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 June 12

Binga State Bank

Letter from Binga State Bank to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Jesse Binga, President; noting that a "Crisis" article on banking "from an educational standpoint" would be right up their alley; and reaffirming the institution's "hearty support" of the magazine.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 May 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Solvent Savings Bank

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to President T. H. Hayes; gauging his institution's interest in participating in a joint funding project to finance the "Crisis" literary awards.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Dec. 29

Dugas, H. C.

Letter from H. C. Dugas to Crisis

Augusta (Ga.) - Per Marvel Jackson's recent letter regarding a forthcoming "Crisis" feature on African American bankers (on verso), noting that William Carpenter has now succeeded R. S. Williams as President of the Penny Savings Loan & Investment Co.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Oct. 22

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Wage Earners Savings Bank

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to L. E. Williams, President; enclosing a definitive statement of the "Crisis" initiative to offer literary prizes for "essays and stories on Negro banking" and seeking his critique of the project (and co-sponsorship thereof).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers