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Letter from A. G. Dill to W. E. B. Du Bois

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Title:
Letter from A. G. Dill to W. E. B. Du Bois
Description:
Dill notes that Carl Van Vechten's "Nigger Heaven" is waiting to be examined and reviewed by Du Bois "for our beloved Crisis;" recounts Miss Fauset's opinion of the book and how she begged Dill to hold off on a review for, she said, "Dr. Du Bois is the only one who will give it what it deserves." Enclosure not with letter.
Creator:
Dill, Augustus Granville
Recipient:
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
Date:
August 20, 1926
Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Genre:
Fragments (object portions)
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Box 173 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
W. E. B. Du Bois Papers
Series:
Series 1. Correspondence
Series 1B. Crisis Correspondence
Subjects:
Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
Nigger heaven
Extent:
4 p.
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Terms of Use:
All rights for this document are held by the David Graham Du Bois Trust. Requests to publish, redistribute, or replicate this material should be addressed to Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries.
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Place of origin:
New York (N.Y.)
Language:
English
Identifier:
mums312-b173-i466