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1927

Durham Conference (1927: Durham, N.C.)

A stock taking and fact finding conference

Concerning the proposal for the Durham Conference.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Jan. 31

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

Memorandum to Dr. J. E. Shepard and the Committee in Charge of the Durham Fact-Finding Conference

New York (N.Y.) - Enumerating various subjects to be addressed in the Durham Fact-Finding Conference, namely hospitals; funding and segregation in public schools; coordinated means of manufacture and distribution among "Negro farmers" and their cooperation with credit agencies, insurance, and social services; voting habits and disfranchisement; the expenditures of "the Negro chur... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Jan. 28

Davis, John W. (John Warren), 1888-1980

Letter from John W. Davis to James E. Shepard [fragment]

Institute (W. Va.) - Concerning findings of the Durham Conference submitted by W. E. B. Du Bois. Unsigned first page of letter on stationery from The West Virginia Collegiate Institute, Office of the President, John W. Davis, enclosed in a letter from J. E. Shepard to W. E. B. Du Bois. Note in margin from W. E. B. Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Jan. 13

Durham Conference (1927: Durham, N.C.)

Letter from The Durham Conference to W. E. B. Du Bois

Durham (N.C.) - Signed J. E. Shepard, President; requesting Du Bois' speaker nominations for the upcoming Fact Finding Conference, and asking "which subjects handled by your committee and what phase of it you desire to present" thereat.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Apr. 15

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to North Carolina College for Negroes

New York (N.Y.) - Relating that a special meeting of the Board of Directors will prevent him from attending the Durham Conference on Thursday, though he may come "for Friday night if necessary."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Aug. 22

Durham Conference (1927: Durham, N.C.)

Letter from The Durham Conference to W. E. B. Du Bois

Durham (N.C.) - Concerning an invitation to the Conference.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Nov. 29

Durham Conference (1927: Durham, N.C.)

Telegram from The Durham Conference to W. E. B. Du Bois

Durham (N.C.) - Concerning people from New York invited to the Durham Conference.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Jan. 30

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to North Carolina College for Negroes

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing memorandums "containing my wisdom concerning the Fact-Finding Conference."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Nov. 2

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to The Durham Conference

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Du Bois' proposal for a study of Black voting in the United States and the cost to perform the study.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Sept. 24

Durham Conference (1927: Durham, N.C.)

Telegram from The Durham Conference to W. E. B. Du Bois

Durham (N.C.) - Concerning a meeting with Du bois to discuss the upcoming conference.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers