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1926 Jan. 22

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

Memo from W. E. B. Du Bois to Robert Bagnall

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a possible mass meeting preceding the NAACP annual conference.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Aug. 31

Crisis (Firm)

Report of the director of publications and research For the months of July and August, 1924

New York (N.Y.) - Summarizing the circulation, income, and financial performance overall of the "Crisis"; pointing out that Amy Spingarn's contribution has been "the most important event during the summer"; and suggesting the founding of a literary competition to disburse said funds.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Mar. 27

Agard, S.

Letter from S. Agard to Editor of the Crisis

Cleveland (Ohio) - Describing his studies on the diamond mining industry in Demerara and proposing to compose a series of essays thereon, for print in the periodical.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Aug. 16

J.E. Linde Paper Co. (New York, N.Y.)

Invoice from J.E. Linde Paper Co. to Crisis

New York (N.Y.) - Billing the company $3.81 for 100 sheets of white Darien Index paper.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Sept. 19

Crisis (Firm)

Memorandum from The Crisis to the NAACP Committee on Administration

New York (N.Y.) - Describing "The Crisis"'s financial status; describing the problem with joint memberships and proposing a different mode for managing them; and stressing the importance of the magazine's circulation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Jan. 2

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mrs. E. R. Alexander

Atlanta (Ga.) - Enclosing a copy of his resignation letter; describing recent contact with Joel and Arthur Spingarn; and pledging to conduct "The Crisis" "may way... so long as they leave it in my hands."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Jan. 12

Stearns, Charlotte L. P.

Letter from Charlotte L. P. Stearns to W. E. B. Du Bois

San Diego (Calif.) - Concerning opportunities to lecture in California. Stearns accounts for her experience in bringing speakers to the San Diego area, including Mrs. Talbert, Mary White Ovington and others, some related to the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). Possible lecture sites include the State Conference of Social Work and the University of California per contacting Dr. Blum. Ment... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Feb. 23

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Blanche G. Watson

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing to her the requested (in mums312-b180-i538) three copies of the February and March numbers of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Feb. 9

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Letter from Hugh H. Smythe to Milton Konvitz

New York (N.Y.) - Informing him that the Office of Special Research is not responsible for the distribution of the NAACP's petition to the United Nations; apologizing for the sloppiness of its sending; and hoping he receives his copy soon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Nov. 20

Johnson, Cornelius

Letter from Cornelius W. Johnson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Thanking him for the "Crisis"'s recognition of and awards to his art; regretting he will be unable to attend the according award ceremony; and enclosing, under separate cover, the photo and bio sought in mums312-b176-i197.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers