Gallery view

1928 July 21

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Tuskegee Institute

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to R. R. Moton; soliciting from him a statement for the "Crisis" on the Institute's total endowment, income for the 1927-28 academic year, and some other administrative facts.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Jan. 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to the president of Tuskegee Institute

New York (N.Y.) - Asking for photographs of two football players.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Dec. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to R. R. Moton

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining that the Crisis is collecting all outstanding debts, and Moton owes $121.25.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Mar. 15

Clifford, Edward

Letter from Edward Clifford to Dr. Robert R. Moton

Washington (D.C.) - Telling Moton about "trouble makers" at the Tuskegee Veterans Hospital. Assuring him that the hospital is running efficiently. Typed on Colladay, Clifford & Prettus, Counsellors at Law stationery.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Dec. 2

Moton, Robert Russa, 1867-1940

Letter from R. R. Moton to W. E. B. Du Bois

Tuskegee (Ala.) - Per Du Bois's request (mums312-b182-i458), pledging to do "whatever I can" to help achieve his aims for the financial soundness of the "Crisis," and hoping to discuss the matter at length with him, face-to-face.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Sept. 16

Moton, Robert Russa, 1867-1940

Telegram from R. R. Moton to Roscoe Conkling Bruce

New York (N.Y.) - Regretting he will not be present at the opening of the Dunbar National Bank; rejoicing in its marking of "a new epoch in the progress and history of the Negro race"; and commending Rockefeller in his "giving the Negro a chance to work out his economic problem ... a lesson that millions of our people as well as others need to learn."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 June 3

Doubleday, Doran & Company

Letter from Doubleday, Doran and Company Publishers to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking Du Bois for sending a copy of The Crisis containing his review of the book "What the Negro Thinks" by Robert R. Moton. Telling Du Bois that the first printing has sold out. Signed by Beecher Stowe.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Apr. 13

Moton, Robert Russa, 1867-1940

Letter from R. R. Moton to W. E. B. Du Bois

Tuskegee (Ala.) - Moton acknowledges Du Bois' letters regarding the Institutes' advertisement in the Crisis.

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

1932 Apr. 7

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to R. R. Moton

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois notes that "somebody is holding out on us with the Tuskegee advertisement;" asks Moton to personally investigate the situation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers