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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

1918 Feb. 25

Hancock, Mabel D.

Letter from Mabel D. Hancock to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerning praise and congratulations on the occasion of Du Bois's 50th birthday and sources of funding for biological research at Columbia University.

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

1908 June 1

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Alfred Holt Stone

Atlanta (Ga.) - Regarding printing the study on economic cooperation for the Carnegie Institute and the inclusion of local data.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Apr. 4

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Fred M. Alexander

Atlanta (Ga.) - Announcing and briefly describing the scope of the impending Phylon Institute and 25th Atlanta University Conference, and inviting him to attend and report on his study "of vocational opportunities for Negroes in Virginia," all expenses paid.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Oct. 5

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to the Maurice and Laura Falk Foundation

Atlanta (Ga.) - Explaining his interest in conducting a study on the economic conditions of "American Negroes," particularly as they were effected by the Depression, and asking the foundation for assistance.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Apr. 4

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Alvin Jones

Atlanta (Ga.) - Explaining that he was put in touch with him by Sister M. Madeleine Sophie, inviting him to come to "Phylon Institute," and asking him to mention any studeis that he had conducted on the economic condition of "Negroes" in his state or elsewhere.

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