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1924 Sept. 29

Patch, Blanche, b. 1878

Letter from Blanche Patch to W. E. B. Du Bois

London (England) - On behalf of George Bernard Shaw, and per Du Bois's recent letter thereto (mums312-b168-i518), cautioning that playwrights should refrain from sharing their work with others until it is produced or published, so as to limit the threat of plagiarism, and on that basis, declining to help judge the "Crisis"'s Spingarn Awards.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Feb. 27

Crocker, C. T.

Letter from C. T. Crocker to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Signed by secretary to President John Hope; confirming receipt of Du Bois's correspondence relaying his nominations for the Spingarn Medal (mums312-b063-i103) and assuring it will be brought to Hope's attention promptly upon his return to the office.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Aug.

Chesnutt, Charles W., 1858-1932

Letter from Charles W. Chesnutt to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cleveland (Ohio) - Thanking him for the feature on himself in the August number of the "Crisis"; reflecting on the honor of receiving a Spingarn Medal; noting his daughter's enjoyment of Du Bois's recent book; and relaying the regards of his entire family.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 June 11

Chesnutt, Charles W. (Charles Waddell), 1858-1932

Letter from Charles W. Chesnutt to the NAACP

Cleveland (Ohio) - Concerning Chestnutt's award as the Spingarn Medalist.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Mar. 27

Mellen, Chase, 1863-1939

Letter from Chase Mellen to the NAACP Spingarn Medal Committee

Concerning the recommendation of Ubert Conrad Vincent for a Spingarn Medal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 June 20

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from Crisis to Edwin D. Sheen

New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledging and answering his query to Du Bois (mums312-b171-i059) regarding the simultaneous submission of his short story.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Sept. 25

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from Crisis to J. E. Spingarn

New York (N.Y.) - Signed A. G. Dill; on Du Bois's behalf, seeking his assistance in judging six essays submitted to the Spingarn Awards.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929

Johnson, D.

Letter from D. Johnson to the Secretary of the Spingarn Medal Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Copy of a letter concerning the recommendation of Ubert Conrad Vincent for the Spingarn Medal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Oct. 31

Robinson, Edward Arlington, 1869-1935

Letter from Edwin A. Robinson to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Regretfully declining his request (mums312-b168-i476) to help judge the Spingarn Awards.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 June 15

Sheen, Edwin D.

Letter from Edwin D. Sheen to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Inquiring if submitting his short story to the "Best College Short Stories" will render it ineligible for the "Crisis" literary competition.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers