Gallery view

1930 June 25

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Vada Somerville

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking her and John for the helpful info they provided on African American college students in the L.A. area (see mums312-b187-i319, i320).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Oct. 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to T. J. Woofter, Jr.

New York (N.Y.) - Soliciting from him a short article on his opinion of "the attitude of the younger generation of educated Southerners toward the younger generation of educated Negroes," for publication in a forthcoming number of the "Crisis," and enclosing a sample copy of the magazine.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Dec. 2

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Edward C. Mickey

New York (N.Y.) - Per his request (mums312-b176-i399), returning one of the photos he'd earlier furnished the "Crisis," and pledging to send the remaining ones soon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Nov. 13

Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters

Letter from Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters to Editor of The Crisis

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the efforts of the BSCP to organize the workers of the Pullman Company.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Oct. 6

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Kansas City General Hospital

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to F. C. Unthank; requesting that he furnish photos of the facilities and staff members of the hospital, for a hopefully forthcoming "Crisis" feature thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 May 25

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

Circular letter from Crisis to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Asking a series of six questions on the African American enrollment at various educational institutions; the degrees to be conferred thereto; the name and address of particularly accomplished students; inter-collegiate debates hosted by the institution; and the "most significant event" in its history.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 May 5

Crisis (Firm)

Circular letter from Crisis to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the goals and scope of the magazine's forthcoming Education number and requesting for that purpose that recipients relay facts concerning enrolment and graduation statistics on African American students in the U.S.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Sept. 21

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to N.A.A.C.P.

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Miss Burton; requesting that, as she waits for him at the office, she "begin a history of the Negro soldiers in the Civil War," and listing two facts she ought to determine in connection therewith.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Sept. 6

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to H. H. Kroll

New York (N.Y.) - Per his suggestion (mums312-b168-i543), welcoming from him an article on his education work in the Southern States and noting that the "Crisis" is "only too anxious to note every step of advance in inter-racial relations in the South."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 May 5

Crisis (Firm)

Circular letter from Crisis to unidentified correspondent [fragment]

New York (N.Y.) - A fragment of the circular (see mums312-b168-i358) seeking data for the "Crisis"'s upcoming Education number.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers