Gallery view

1928 Feb. 16

United States . Pension Bureau

Letter from U. S. Government Pension Bureau to Spingarn Medal Award Committee

Washington (D.C.) - Signed by ten employees of U. S. Government Pension Bureau, writing to Bishop John Hurst. Recommending Neval H. Thomas for Spingarn Medal, detailing his accomplishments. Signatories include: R. R. Nelson, Joseph E. Washington, R. B. Johnson. Most signatures somewhat difficult to read.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Dec. 11

Richardson, Willis, 1889-1977

Letter from Willis Richardson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Inquiring briefly into the word-limits of submissions to the "Crisis"'s literary competitions, and their bearing on the reprinting of his Spingarn Medal-winning play, "The Broken Banjo."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Aug. 12

Richardson, Willis, 1889-1977

Letter from Willis Richardson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Regretting he cannot be in attendance at that Friday's production of his play, "The Broken Banjo," and thanking him for the message (see mums312-b171-i014).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Sept. 11

Switzer, Mary Elizabeth, 1900-

Letter from Mary E. Switzer to Editor of the Crisis

Washington (D.C.) - Inquiring if Marita Bonner's award-winning essay will be published in a forthcoming issue.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Nov. 21

Richardson, Willis, 1889-1977

Letter from Willis Richardson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Per his request (mums312-b171-i021), enclosing some photos and text on his life for feature in a forthcoming "Crisis," and requesting that Du Bois furnish him "whatever information you have concerning Krigwa."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers