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1939 June 5

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Atlanta University

Atlanta (Ga.) - Du Bois writes Rufus E. Clement with his proposal for a periodical to be created by the university. He provides a list of similar publicattions as examples for style and expected cost.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 May 25

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Rayford W. Logan

Atlanta (Ga.) - Inviting him to come to his office on Wednesday "for a little talk about the Encyclopedia."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Oct. 24

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

Proposal: The Negro Population of the United States -- A Study in the Contemporary Culture of the American Negro

Atlanta (Ga.) - Describing the study's preliminary goals and purported background; outlining the project and detailing its procedural components; describing its approaches, data sources, methods of inquiry, chronological protocol and procedures; and attaching appendices on the study's specific modes and subjects of inquiry, financial requirements, and methods of evaluation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934

Atlanta University

Memorandum on a Study of the Negro and the Administration of Justice, with Special Reference to Georgia

Atlanta (Ga.) - Describing the scope, aims, structures, and subjects of the study, a component of a larger series of inquiries into "The Participation of the Negro in the Life of the South."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 June 6

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Atlanta University

Atlanta (Ga.) - Du Bois explains to Rufus E. Clement that recent communications with Charles Johnson of Fisk University were personal. He also mentions that with Johnson's financial aid, they might be able to create a publication that "would make the world sit up and listen."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Oct. 10

Logan, Rayford Whittingham, 1897-1982

Memorandum from Rayford W. Logan to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Noting the omission of the "very important Andrew D. White Collection on the French Revolution and Saint Dominique at Cornell University."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Feb. 26

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to United States Federal Emergency Relief Administration

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Tage Palm; asking a series of questions regarding "co-operative efforts among colored people."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Feb. 27

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

A tentative plan looking toward consumers' and producers' cooperation among American Negroes and Negroes the world over

Atlanta (Ga.) - Outlining a 6-step plan to promote the co-operative movement to improve economic conditions and access of African Americans and those of African descent abroad.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Oct. 16

Reid, Ira De Augustine, 1901-1968

Memorandum from Ira de Augustine Reid to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Expressing his willingness to gladly cooperate in the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" project and placing himself "at your disposal for whatever you think that I can do."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Oct. 24

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

Summary of 'The American Negro: His History, Present Condition, Prospects'

Atlanta (Ga.) - Attaching and briefly introducing a proposal for a University-backed study on "The American Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers