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1932 Apr. 30

Phelps-Stokes Fund

Letter from Phelps-Stokes Fund to Benjamin Brawley, J. H. Dillard, and W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Anson Phelps Stokes; enclosing a copy of the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" Certificate of Incorporation, and requesting their comments thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Jan. 5

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Benjamin Brawley

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a review of Brawley's text, "New Era Declamations", published by the University Press.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Oct. 21

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Benjamin Brawley

New York (N.Y.) - Returning letter by Anson Phelps Stokes.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Jan. 25

Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939

Letter from Benjamin Brawley to W. E. B. Du Bois

Raleigh (N.C.) - Concerning Du Bois' editorial, "That Capital 'N'." Enclosure not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Apr. 29

Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939

Letter from Benjamin Brawley to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Deeming his "general plan" for the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" project on the whole "admirable," offering light criticism of the letterhead designed therefor, and discussing briefly the process of appointing the members of the Editorial Staff; informing him (in confidence) of a plan for "a series of bright brief biographies of notable Negroes" and describing its presume... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 May 26

Allison, Madeline G.

Letter from Madeline G. Allison to Benjamin Brawley

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning acknowledgement of receipt of letter and enclosed editorial from "The Crisis".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1916 Feb. 26

Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939

Letter from Benjamin Brawley to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerning the donation of the book, "A Short History of the American Negro" written by Brawley, to the newly formed library for the Anti-Slavery and Aborigines Protection Society of London.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Nov. 7

Phelps-Stokes Fund

Report on the Conference on the Advisability of Publishing an Encyclopedia of the Negro

Washington (D.C.) - Reporting the questions posed and answered, as well as various resolutions adopted at the Conference on the writing of an Encyclopedia of the Negro. Redacted by Anson Phelps Stokes, Chairman, and Benjamin Brawley, Secretary.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 July 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Benjamin Brawley

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing essays from the Crisis' essay contest; asks Brawley to choose his top 3. Enclosures not with letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 May 31

Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939

Letter from Benjamin Brawley to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Thanking Du Bois's for sending a copy of "A Pageant in Seven Decades" and his reaction.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers