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1943

Julius Rosenwald Fund

Julius Rosenwald Fund 1943 fellowships

Chicago (Ill.) - Providing information of the two fellowship categories: fellowships for "negroes," and ones for "white Southerners" who will work on a problem distinctive to the South.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1903 Dec. 21

World To-day

Letter from the World To-day to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Mathew's, Editor of "The World To-Day", requesting a brief statement from Du Bois of his general position as to the Race Question for use in "The World To-Day'' special March issue. Mathews is hoping to have four papers representing the Negro point of view of the Negro question. Handwritten draft response from Du Bois indicating that he will be glad to write a statement and will have it to Mathews b... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 July 16

Bray, James A.

Letter from James A. Bray to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Requesting any information "with reference to Ethiopia -- her history and achievements"; inquiring as to the existence of a work treating "the integration of the American Negro in the program of a cooperative interest in a collective colored group objective"; and effectively hoping to add his name to "any mailing list that will give information along lines of social dev... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938

Bibliography on the Negro in Chicago

United States - List of reports and publications concerning African Americans in Chicago. For the proposed "Encyclopedia of the Negro".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Mar. 30

United Pioneers of 1941, Inc. (Chicago, Ill.)

Letter from United Pioneers of 1941, Inc. to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Seymour C. Jordan, Commander-in-Chief; complimenting him and commenting on his recent "Chicago Defender" column on cooperation; describing its alignment with his organization's operations; and enclosing a pamphlet thereon for his information.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 July 15

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

The winds of time

Chicago (Ill.) - From Du Bois's Chicago Defender column. Concerning a proposal to retrain African American farm workers for the needlework industry.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Sept. 23

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

The winds of time

Chicago (Ill.) - From Du Bois's Chicago Defender column. Advocating African American consumer cooperatives and economic planning by the government.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1905

Stamp out vice, aim of Negroes race leaders in Chicago to make war on colored people's dens

Chicago (Ill.) - Newspaper article describing recent violent events and the organization of a Negro law and order league.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Feb. 3

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

The winds of time

Chicago (Ill.) - From Du Bois's Chicago Defender column. Concerning the presidential election of 1948.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Mar. 24

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

The winds of time

Chicago (Ill.) - From Du Bois's Chicago Defender column. Concerning a recent trip by Du Bois to the South.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers