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New York (N.Y.) - Signed F. P. Keppel; happily relaying that the Corporation will contribute "the needed sum of one thousand dollars" towards "Black Reconstruction" and bidding he let them know "when you wish the money."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Carnegie Corporation of New York
1934 Mar. 16
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New York (N.Y.) - Frank P. Keppel asks for a brief report on the use thus far of the grant money awarded the previous April.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Carnegie Corporation of New York
1940 Nov. 27
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Mew York (N.Y.) - Sixty-three page report describing the present status of Myrdal's study "of the American Negro," noting said study's aims and origins, and outlining its various units and components.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Myrdal, Gunnar, 1898-1987
1939 Jan. 28
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to F. P. Keppel; relaying correspondence from Mr. Harcourt indicating that a sum of $500 will be sufficient to cover excess charges; and requesting of Keppel the $250 previously offered him, (see mums312-b069-i241) to reimburse his payment.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1934 Dec. 10
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New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledging receipt of Du Bois's book, "A Pageant in Seven Decades".
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Carnegie Corporation of New York
1938 May 9
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New York (N.Y.) - Thanking Stokes for his "kind and forbearing" letter; explaining that the reason the Corporation choose not to fund the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" was not due to W. E. B. Du Bois being a "firebrand" but the idea that "a specialized Negro Encyclopedia at all was a mistake"; offering to bring the matter up for reconsideration in January 1939. Copy for W. E. B. Du Bois
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Keppel, Frederick P. (Frederick Paul), 1875-1943
1938 Nov. 17
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to F. P. Keppel; expressing his gratitude to the Corporation for its generous gift of $1000 towards the work "Black Reconstruction," and bidding they remit at their earliest convenience, "as I am working daily on my manuscript."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1934 Mar. 21
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning receipt of Du Bois's recent letter, the absence of Frederick Keppel and Du Bois's proposal. Signed by John M. Russel.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Carnegie Corporation of New York
1932 Mar. 5
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New York (N.Y.) - Ordering five-volume "Poor White Problem in South Africa," with compliments.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Carnegie Corporation of New York
1937 Oct. 9
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New York (N.Y.) - A letter on behalf of Du Bois's appeal for funding to complete "Black Reconstruction".
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Harcourt, Alfred, 1881-1954
1933 Dec. 18