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1919 July 31

United States . Post Office Dept.

Letter from United States Post Office Dept. to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed by the Third Assistant Postmaster General; declining to weigh in on his query regarding charging the N.A.A.C.P. for its ads in the "Crisis" (see mums312-b165-i330), noting that the government body has no authority over the matter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Apr. 26

Howard University

Letter from Howard University to N.A.A.C.P.

Washington (D.C.) - Addressed to Walter White; signed Lucy D. Slowe; thanking him for the "Crisis"-related circular he recently sent and thanking the Association "for its work in the ... assisting Negroes to gain their rights"; but pointing out the dangers of the blurred line between the overarching Association and its publication, the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Nov. 19

Howard University . School of Music

Letter from Howard University School of Music to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed William D. Allen, School of Music; enclosing a brief article on the Conservatory, for feature in the "Crisis," as well as an advertisement for print in the January issue.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Aug. 9

Capper, Arthur, 1865-1951

Letter from Arthur Capper to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Explaining that he has heard that Du Bois is returning to work for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, and that he sends his best wishes. Written on United States Senate stationary.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 May 11

Russell, Charles Edward, 1860-1941

Letter from Charles Edward Russell to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Russell takes the blame for not being attend the Crisis Committee meeting; notes that he attended the Sweet trial in Detroit.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Dec. 13

Hunt, Ida Gibbs, 1862-1957

Letter from Ida Gibbs Hunt to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Thanking him for sending the statement on the situation at the NAACP and commenting briefly thereon; praising his "long and tireless fight for human rights" and asserting that her opinion is shared by many; and relaying regards from his many Washington friends and admirers.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Nov. 1

McDuffie, Clyde C.

Letter from Clyde C. McDuffie to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Describing wide ongoing celebrations in honor of Neval H. Thomas and inquiring into the omission of the relevant victory from the columns of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Mar. 26

Williams, Eric Eustace, 1911-1981

Letter from Eric Williams to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Regretting he cannot attend the April 6-7 Colonial Conference and referring him to various organizations whose participation he recommends therein.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 July 31

Thurston's Cafeteria, inc.

Letter from Thurston's Cafeteria, inc. to Crisis

Washington (D.C.) - Signed John H. Thurston; enclosing payment for the business ad to be run in the July and August issues.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Jan. 1

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . District of Columbia Branch

Letter from N.A.A.C.P. District of Columbia Branch to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Neval Thomas, President; enclosing an account of "another gigantic injustice against Negro youth" occurred in the nation's capital; commenting briefly thereon; and suggesting he publicize the matter in a future edition of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers