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Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Jackson Davis; seeking a $500 appropriation to support the quarterly "Phylon"'s celebration of Atlanta University's 75th anniversary, as "practically nothing is going to be done" on the occasion by the University administration.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1942 Feb. 6
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Jackson Davis; outlining four possible research projects that could be undertaken at Atlanta University with the Board's financial support.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1939 Dec. 7
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning "Negro students in white colleges of the north and west;" lists his sources for the figures.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Davis, Jackson, 1882-1947
1932 Sept. 15
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed Jackson Davis; expressing his support of the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" project, his enthusiasm for progress made recently thereon, and his interest in participating directly therein.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

General Education Board (New York, N.Y.)
1937 Apr. 3
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed Jackson Davis; complimenting him on his recent "Foreign Affairs" article and alluding to "interesting echoes" of the sociological conference at Atlanta that spring.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

General Education Board (New York, N.Y.)
1943 July 6
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning "the enrollment of Negro students in American Colleges;" inquires about the actual figures Davis reported in his talk.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1932 Aug. 10
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed Jackson Davis, Associate Director; complimenting him on the current issue of "Phylon" and its "beautifully expressed" focus on the history of Atlanta University.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

General Education Board (New York, N.Y.)
1942 May 5
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed Jackson Davis; addressed to Anson Phelps Stokes; regretting their unfavorable view of the memorandum (see mums312-b095-i450) pitching a broad inter-institutional plan towards the financing of the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" project, in light of the initiative's "implications of further assistance."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

General Education Board (New York, N.Y.)
1941 May 20
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed Jackson Davis, Associate Director; expressing his interest in the special edition of "Phylon" proposed in mums312-b098-i006, but declining to finance it with General Education Board funds, as suggested therein.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

General Education Board (New York, N.Y.)
1942 Feb. 10
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed Jackson Davis; describing the attention being received by Du Bois' "proposal regarding a study of the occupations of Negro college graduates."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

General Education Board (New York, N.Y.)
1930 Jan. 14