Gallery view

1930 Oct. 3

Dillard, J. H. (James Hardy), 1856-1940

Letter from J. H. Dillard to Wallace A. Battle

Explaining that he is willing to allow the American Church Institute for Negroes to advertise and believes The Crisis would be the best place to do so. Sent as a copy to W. E. B. Du Bois, apparently one day after Dillard sent a letter from Du Bois about the matter (mums312-b184-i101).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Oct.

Dillard, J. H. (James Hardy), 1856-1940

The test of teaching

Virginia - Dillard's description of an algebra class he witnessed, and critique of the pedagogical style employed therein -- that in which supervisors "watch the teacher teach and do not take pains to find out how much the pupils are learning" -- and an outline of the three essential qualities teachers should be required to have.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Sept. 30

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Dr. James H. Dillard

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning his hope that Dillard will overcome his opposition to advertising and allow the American Church Institute for Negroes schools to advertise in The Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 May 25

Snavely, Tipton R. (Tipton Ray), 1890-

Letter from Tipton R. Snavely to James Hardy Dillard

Snavely notes he enjoyed Du Bois' article on "Marx," especially Du Bois' opinion on "the oppression of the Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 May 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to J. H. Dillard

New York (N.Y.) - Clarifying his request for "a list of summer schools, especially for colored teachers." Asking for this list as soon as possible.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Aug. 10

John F. Slater Fund

Letter from John F. Slater Fund to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed James H. Dillard; acknowledging Du Bois's most recent letter (mums312-b192-i491) on the proposed "Crisis" article on the Fund; and pledging to respond thereto upon his return from Chicago.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Oct. 2

Dillard, J. H. (James Hardy), 1856-1940

Letter from J. H. Dillard to W. E. B. Du Bois

Charlottesville (Va.) - Asserting that he "never made any definite opposition to advertising in The Crisis." Typed on Slater Fund letterhead.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 May 24

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to James H. Dillard

New York (N.Y.) - Asking for a list of summer schools "for colored people."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Sept. 8

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to James H. Dillard

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking him for his recent congratulatory letter (mums312-b188-i393) and looking forward to seeing the "Crisis" feature promised therein.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 May 25

Dillard, J. H. (James Hardy), 1856-1940

Letter from J. H. Dillard to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Approving a "suggested wording." Asking if Du Bois would like a list of leading summer schools "for colored people" in each state.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers