Gallery view

1936

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

Negro and social reconstruction

Atlanta (Ga.) - Fragments of unpublished draft manuscript. Traces the history of the black American from 1619 through the beginning of the second New Deal; examines Reconstruction, the fight for equality, race relations, segregation, and racism. Du Bois' objective in writing this is to consider how the Negro has and should sought assured states in the United States. Consists of an introduction... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Mar. 22

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Georgia Association of Negro Colleges and Secondary Schools

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to B. T. Harvey; commenting on the proposed amendments to the education bill at hand; providing his interpretation of its regulation of state funds; and suggesting the existence of possible typographical errors therein.

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

1926 Apr. 3

Frazier, Edward Franklin, 1894-1962

Letter from E. Franklin Frazier to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerning Frazier's work in South Carolina on Du Bois' survey of Black schools in the Southern United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Aug. 3

Frazier, Edward Franklin, 1894-1962

Letter from E. Franklin Frazier to John P. Davis

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerning Frazier's work on Du Bois' study of African American public schools in the South.

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

1940 Mar. 2

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to John Haynes Holmes

Atlanta (Ga.) - Responding to a previous letter; explaining that he has talked to Ira De A. Reid, and he can recommend two people for Dora Maxwell's project. Also mentioning that the project could be conducted through Atlanta University so that they could try to fund some of the project.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Mar. 20

Price, Charles A.

Letter from Charles A. Price to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Describing himself as a student at Washington Technical High and on behalf of that institution, requesting that he help them "increase our meager store or learning" by sending materials "about the funding, description, history of, and rating of the Negro Land Grant Institutions" as well as various items on "Race- or Human Relations Studies."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1903 Mar. 19

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to R. P. Hallowell

Atlanta (Ga.) - Responding to Hallowell's research inquiry with clarification of the request. Mentions receiving the letter of March 14, 1903 to Dr. Bumstead. Du Bois note to copy letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936

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

Negro and social reconstruction

Atlanta (Ga.) - Traces the history of the black American from 1619 through the beginning of the second New Deal; examines Reconstruction, the fight for equality, race relations, segregation, and racism. Du Bois' objective in writing this is to consider how the Negro has and should sought assured states in the United States. Consists of an introduction with twelve chapters. Unpublished ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers