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1907 May 3

Atlanta University

Letter from Atlanta University to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Horace Bumstead, president of Atlanta University, discussing with Robert W. De Forest from the Russell Sage Foundation possible funding of an "investigation of social conditions". Handwritten note on bottom to let Dr. Adams see the letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1907 June 7

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Atlanta University

Atlanta (Ga.) - Detailed history, to date, of Conference for the study of Negro Problems. Includes several reviews of conference publications from the press. Written for potential Russell Sage Foundation grant.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1905 Jan. 31

Atlanta University

Letter from Atlanta University to W. E. B. Du Bois

Boston (Mass.) - Horace Bumstead, president of Atlanta University, discussing logistics of upcoming engagements in Boston area. Du Bois's hosts mentioned: Mr. and Mrs. Butler Wilson. Engagements at parlor of Mary Morton Kehew.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1905 Oct. 27

Bumstead, Horace, 1841-1919

Letter from Horace Bumstead to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cambridge (England) - Horace Bumstead, president of Atlanta University, on United Kingdom trip reporting holdings of Du Bois books in Oxford, Cambridge, and British Museum libraries and cataloging errors.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1905 Oct. 16

Thomason, A. E.

Letter from Rev. A. E. Thomson to Horace Bumstead

Berea (Ky.) - Requesting information on establishing a separate African American companion to Berea College.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1903 Jan. 12

Bumstead, Horace, 1841-1919

Letter from Horace Bumstead to W. E. B. Du Bois

Boston (Mass.) - Letter from Horace Bumstead, President of Atlanta University, to Du Bois discussing recent speech by Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 Feb. 22

Bumstead, Horace, 1841-1919

Letter from Horace Bumstead to James Weldon Johnson

Brookline (Mass.) - Recollections of Du Bois' work at Atlanta University. Written in lieu of attendance at 50th birthday dinner in his honor.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Apr. 28

Bumstead, Horace, 1841-1919

Letter from Horace Bumstead to W. E. B. Du Bois

Brookline (Mass.) - Concerning a request for copy of document concerning treatment of black soldiers in World War I and the activities of black soldiers.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1903 Jan. 12

Bumstead, Horace, 1841-1919

Letter from Horace Bumstead to W. E. B. Du Bois to

Boston (Mass.) - Letter from Horace Bumstead, President of Atlanta University, to Du Bois discussing various current events.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1904 Jan. 26

Bumstead, Horace, 1841-1919

Letter from Horace Bumstead to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Letter from Horace Bumstead, President of Atlanta University, to Du Bois discussing correspondence between George Foster Peabody and Du Bois on the matter of William Monroe Trotter. Bumstead discusses his presentation of the letter to the executive finance committee of the university.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers