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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

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

1937 Feb.

Draft of a proposed minute to be signed and submitted To the Acting President of Atlanta University and members of the Board of Trustees

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerns proposed "Journal of Negro Sociology." Describes background of project and tentative plans and requests authorization to move forward with more concrete plans.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Aug. 26

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 to Rufus E. Clement to suggest that the title of the Atlanta University periodical be titled, "Hope: An Atlanta University Quarterly."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Nov. 4

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Message written to Rufus E. Clement explaining that enclosed check was sent by R. R. Wright for the publication fund.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Nov. 6

Atlanta University

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Rufus E. Clement acknowledges that he received the donation from R. R. Wright for the university publication.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Nov. 17

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Message written to Rufus E. Clement with proposed plans for the university publication, including editors, using the name "Phylon," contents, funding, and location of office.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Sept. 26

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerning plans for the publication created at Atlanta University, Du Bois writes Rufus E. Clement with a list of other schools and their methods for controlling their own publications. Schools include, Harvard, University of Chicago, Howard University, and Florida A and M College. Du Bois also suggests the name Phylon for their publication.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers