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1927 Feb. 28

Mitchell, Maude M.

Letter from Maude M. Mitchell to Crisis

Hickory (N.C.) - Requesting further information for producing a pageant on Black history. Signed by Maude M. Mitchell, Supervisor of Elementary Schools, Catawba County Board of Education.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Feb. 15

Mitchell, Maude M.

Letter from Maude M. Mitchell to Crisis

Hickory (N.C.) - Requesting information for producing a pageant on Black history and African Americans. Signed by Maude M. Mitchell, Supervisor of Elementary Schools, Catawba County Board of Education.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 May 21

Allison, Madeline G.

Letter from Secretary to W. E. B. Du Bois to Alexander Rogers

New York (N.Y.) - On Du Bois's behalf, acknowledging his letter of May 17 and for his interest in "the History of the Negro in the Great War."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Apr. 28

Johnson, James William

Letter from James William Johnson to the editor of The Crisis

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning material for Du Bois's history of African Americans during World War I.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 May 21

Allison, Madeline G.

Letter from Secretary to W. E. B. Du Bois to James H. Patterson

New York (N.Y.) - On Du Bois's behalf, thanking him for his letter of May 18 (mums312-b165-i197) and soliciting from him a description of his experiences with the American Expeditionary Force, and any supporting documents.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 May 18

Patterson, James H.

Letter from James H. Patterson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Philadelphia (Pa.) - Expressing his interest in the May issue of the "Crisis" and briefly describing his experience in the war; and asking specially that he not publish or describe the letter in the magazine.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Oct. 20

Stevenson, William

Letter from William Stevenson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Per his request (mums312-b165-i284), noting that official papers on his war experience are located in Cincinnati, and pledging to write up a summary of his experience with the A.E.F. "if I can find time to do so."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919

Crisis (Firm)

The Black Man in the Revolution of 1914-1918

New York (N.Y.) - Article from The Crisis written by Du Bois announcing that the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People plans to publish a "scientific and exhaustive history of the black man in the Great War." The article, "The Black Man in the Revolution of 1914-1918," briefly talks about what they have gathered about the "black man in the Great War."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Oct. 1

Lewis, Hettie B.

Letter from Hettie B. Lewis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Per his query in the October "Crisis" for "incidents or documents showing discipline and morale of colored troops," enclosing a letter on same from the War Dept and hoping he is able to make use of it.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Oct. 8

Sun (New York, N.Y.)

Letter from Sun to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed W. S.; requesting that he give the letter's (unidentified) bearer a certain manuscript and photograph.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers