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1929 Feb. 18

Julius Rosenwald Fund

Letter from Julius Rosenwald Fund to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed George R. Arthur; thanking him for, and agreeing wholeheartedly with, his recent letter (mums312-b183-i260); and attempting to explain why "Opportunity" ended up with a feature on the Fund's housing project which was originally intended for use by the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 June 30

Julius Rosenwald Fund

Letter from Julius Rosenwald Fund to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Francis W. Shepardson, Secretary and Acting Director; pointing out and correcting an error in the July "Crisis"'s mention of the Fund and of the details of its finances.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Dec. 31

Bolton, Wendell H.

Letter from W. H. Bolton to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Submitting an essay to the "Crisis" contest on "Negro Business" and briefly describing its preparation and factual basis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Jan. 31

Liberty Life Insurance Company of Illinois

Letter from Liberty Life Insurance Company of Illinois to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed M. O. Bousfield, President; acknowledging his recent letter and enclosure (see mums312-b176-i292, mums312-b174-i020) and pledging his Company's sponsorship of the program therein outlined.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Oct. 29

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

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

Chicago (Ill.) - Per his query on Embree's recent "Crisis" submission (mums312-b178-i625), noting that the manuscript has been submitted to no other magazine, and may be "therefore ... regarded as an article written especially for the 'Crisis.'"

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 May 22

Victory Life Insurance Company

Letter from Victory Life Insurance Company to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed V. D. Johnston, Secretary; thanking him for running the Company's ad in the "Crisis"; requesting he bill them promptly for same; and hoping for the campaign's success.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Mar. 25

Pickens, William, 1881-1954

Letter from William Pickens to Walter White

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning Pickens's thoughts on the effects of the NAACP coming out against politicians who voted in favor of Judge John Parker.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 Nov. 27

Brown, S. D.

Letter from S. D. Brown to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning World War I, "The Crisis", the Chicago chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, propaganda, and separatism.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Oct. 20

Robb, F. H. Hammurabi (Frederic H. Hammurabi)

Letter from Frederic H. Robb to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Per his request (mums312-b168-i471), furnishing further financial details on the "Bison", in advance of a feature thereon in the December "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1942 Jan. 8

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Chicago Branch

Letter from NAACP Chicago Branch to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Ira W. Williams, President; inviting him to lecture in February as part of the Branch's "Negro in the National Defense" program.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers