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1926 Mar. 11

John Crerar Library

Letter from the John Crerar Library to the NAACP

Chicago (Ill.) - Thanking the NAACP for sending the May 1924 issue of The Crisis. Signed by the assistant librarian, Ed Tweedell.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Jan. 31

Thompson, H. Clayton

Letter from Harold C. Thompson to Crisis

Chicago (Ill.) - Reminding them of the company's previous offer to promote the magazine (see mums312-b180-i410), and seeking an answer thereto.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Oct. 24

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Textbook Committee

NAACP Textbook Committee report

Chicago (Ill.) - Outlining the principal failings of the standard American history textbooks currently in use; describing the study conducted by the Committee in Chicago public schools; evaluating an array of books used therein and analysing their treatment of race-related issues and histories; and offering a series of recommendations for the rectification of the biased narratives, argu... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Feb. 9

Johnson, Cornelius

Letter from Cornelius W. Johnson to Crisis

Chicago (Ill.) - Inquiring into the publication status of a cartoon he submitted some time ago and requesting they give "immediate attention" to the matter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Sept. 14

Johnson, William T.

Letter from William T. Johnson to Crisis

Chicago (Ill.) - Commending the publication on its scope, style, and content.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Nov. 27

Jenkins, H. C.

Letter from H. C. Jenkins to Crisis

Chicago (Ill.) - Requesting to renew his subscription, taking advantage of the current "combination offer."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Aug. 16

Weaver, Archie

Memorandum from Archie L. Weaver to N.A.A.C.P. Board of Directors

Chicago (Ill.) - Describing his work at the Chicago branch and complaining of the administration and operation of the Association's national board.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Aug. 18

St. Clair, Frank

Postcard from Frank St. Claire to Crisis

Chicago (Ill.) - Pledging to send the magazine photographs of the recent Chicago riots, and asking that they return same if they are not "acceptable."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Feb. 14

Braxton, E. G.

Letter from E. G. Braxton to NAACP

Chicago (Ill.) - Asks about the status of the compositions that he asked the NAACP to turn over to the Opportunity magazine. Includes a postscript on the back of the second page saying that he is also writing Opportunity magazine.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Feb. 15

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Chicago Branch

Letter from the N.A.A.C.P. Chicago Branch to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Archie L. Weaver, Financial Secretary; declining Du Bois's offer to speak at the branch (proposed in mums312-b055-ii358), fearing that it would draw the same audience and fill the same function as his scheduled speaking engagement at the Church of the Good Shepherd.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers