Gallery view

1929 Jan. 31

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

Memorandum to Dr. J. E. Shepard and the Committee in Charge of the Durham Fact-Finding Conference

New York (N.Y.) - Enumerating various subjects to be addressed in the Durham Fact-Finding Conference, namely hospitals; funding and segregation in public schools; coordinated means of manufacture and distribution among "Negro farmers" and their cooperation with credit agencies, insurance, and social services; voting habits and disfranchisement; the expenditures of "the Negro chur... more

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

1929 Mar. 14

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Quoting from a letter from Cincinnati branch Secretary Courtland Lewis, concerning a local news clipping on Dean Pechstein; enclosing the relevant article; and suggesting that it be printed or commented on in a forthcoming number of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1912 Apr. 19

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

Memorandum for Dr. J. H. Dillard

Concerning the possibility of transferring the work of the Atlanta University conferences to the National Association for the Advancement of Colored people.

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

1931

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

Memorandum to the Director of the John F. Slater Fund

Concerns proposal for an Association of Colored Colleges, with involvement of Slater Fund and National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). Unsigned but appears to be the work of W. E. B. Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to American Fund for Public Service

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning funding for a study of common school education differences amongst white and black schools in the South.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919

United States . Army . American Expeditionary Forces . General Headquarters

Memorandum from A. E. F. Division Headquarters to Regimental Intelligence Officers [copy]

Chaumont (Haute-Marne, France) - A copy and account of "secret and confidential" A.E.F. communications regarding W. E. B. Du Bois's and R. R. Moton's visits to the 92nd Division.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Jan. 24

Wilson, Daisy

Memorandum from Daisy Wilson to Walter White

New York (N.Y.) - Concerns information about funding appropriations for education for whites and blacks in the United States south. Provides references to resources.

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