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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

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

1923 May 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to A. Wilberforce Williams

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking him for the photo enclosed in his recent letter, and returning the check therewith -- "the 'Crisis' never receives pay for news articles" -- and requesting that the picture's subject send the names of "all other colored persons graduating from the University of Chicago this year."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Sept. 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to H. S. Rourke

New York (N.Y.) - Rather succinctly responding to his query (mums312-b171-i042) by suggesting that "the colored youth get even more out of their training than white youth" but conceding such is a matter of pure opinion.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers