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1928 Nov. 22

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Chicago Branch

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

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Archie L. Weaver; enclosing a $9.60 check to cover 8 subscription renewals to the "Crisis"; hoping the clippings he recently sent therefor have arrived; describing the facets of his convalescence; ordering a subscription for a Mr. Edward Grisby of his city; and pledging to submit a report on his branch activities a bit later on.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Mar. 2

Standard Garment Manufacturing Co. (Chicago, Ill.)

Letter from Standard Garment Manufacturing Co. to Crisis

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed L. D. Fowler, General Manager; seeking the contact information of the magazine's Chicago-based associate editor, if one should exist.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Dec. 11

Wendell, Thomas, Mrs.

Letter from Mrs. Thomas Wendell to Crisis

Chicago (Ill.) - Addressed to Jessie Fauset; inquiring into the publication status of the photo of her son and furnishing further information on his education.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Nov. 30

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

Report of the Department of Special Research

Chicago (Ill.) - Reporting on the Department's November activities and endeavors; listing Du Bois's various speaking engagements and participation at conferences; noting the status of the NAACP's petition to the United Nations and outlining next steps to take thereon; and appending additional information on Hugh H. Smythe's endeavors (these are incorporated in type in the document's fin... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Nov. 10

Murray's Superior Products Company (Chicago, Ill.)

Letter from Murray's Superior Products Company to Crisis

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed James L. Harway; seeking further information on the possibility of advertising their products in the magazine.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 July 17

Walls, William Jacob, 1885-1975

Letter from W. J. Walls to William Pickens

Chicago (Ill.) - Commending him for recognizing "my feeble article on Dr. [W. E. B.] Du Bois"; noting other words and gestures of endorsement "from some whom I regard among the best minds"; and casually lamenting that the NAACP can't retain Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Apr. 7

Lewis, Morris

Letter from Morris Lewis to Robert W. Bagnall

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning a round table discussion at the 1923 American Library Association on segregation and libraries.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Nov. 30

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

Report of the Department of Special Research

Chicago (Ill.) - Reporting on the Department's November activities and endeavors; listing Du Bois's various speaking engagements and participation at conferences; noting the status of the NAACP's petition to the United Nations and outlining next steps to take thereon; and describing two articles prepared by Hugh H. Smythe on said petition, as well as two addresses given thereby to visit... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Apr. 22

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

Letter from George R. Arthur to Crisis

Chicago (Ill.) - Addressed to Kathleen Foss; per Du Bois's query (mums312-b171-i415), relaying the requested info on "colored taxicab companies" in the Chicago area and furnishing some statistics thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Apr. 7

Pickens, William, 1881-1954

Letter from William Pickens to the members of the NAACP Committee on Administration

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning proposals by NAACP Branch presidents to have more representation at the annual NAACP conference.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers