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1905 Jan. 21

Crook James W. (James Walter) 1859-1933

Letter from James W. Crook to W. E. B. Du Bois

Amherst (Mass.) - Crook writes after meeting Du Bois in Berlin, Germany through Knowlton, a mutual friend, to request assistance with a sociological study at Amherst College about the local negro population. Du Bois's draft for reply recommends sources for future research and warns Crook of the difficulty in getting survey responses.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers