Name

Embree, Edwin R. (Edwin Rogers), 1883-1950 (172)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (154)
Julius Rosenwald Fund (117)
Crisis (Firm) (21)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (19)
Mayor's Conference on Race Relations (1944 : Chicago, Ill.) (9)
Encyclopedia of the Negro, inc.. (7)
Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977 (4)
Hope, John, 1868-1936 (4)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Spingarn Medal Award Committee (4)
Sargent, Margaret W. (4)
Waxman, Julia (4)
White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955 (4)
Atlanta University (3)
Conference of Presidents of Negro Land Grant Colleges (3)
Dillard, J. H. (James Hardy), 1856-1940 (3)
Fisk University (3)
Logan, Rayford Whittingham, 1897-1982 (3)
Phelps-Stokes Fund (3)
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1887-1944 (3)
Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958 (3)
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 (3)
Encyclopedia of the Negro, inc. (2)
Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt), 1890-1976 (2)
Matney, William C. (2)
Prophet, Nancy Elizabeth, 1890-1960 (2)
Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977 (2)
Utley, Margaret L. (2)
A.C. McClurg & Co. (1)
Alexander, E. R. (Ernest Raymond), 1892-1960 (1)
Amenia Conference (1933) (1)
City-Wide Young People's Forum (1)
Du Bois, Nina (1)
DuBois, Rachel Davis (1)
Field, Marshall, 1893-1956 (1)
Giles, Harry H., b. 1901 (1)
Johnson, Charles Spurgeon, 1893-1956 (1)
Meulen, Jacob ter, 1884-1962 (1)
Peace Palace Library (Hague, Netherlands) (1)
Phylon Institute (1941) (1)
Service Bureau for Intercultural Education (U.S.) (1)
Smith, Lillian Eugenia, 1897-1966 (1)
Snelling, Paula (1)
Thomas, Evan, 1920- (1)

Topic

Race relations (6)
African Americans (5)
Spingarn Medal (5)
Anniversaries, etc. (4)
Cooperative societies (4)
African American press (2)
African American authors (1)
African Americans and libraries (1)
Bibliography (1)
Congresses (1)
Death and burial (1)
Finance (1)
Fund raising (1)
Health (1)
Julius Rosenwald Fund (1)

Genre

Correspondence (163)
Telegrams (7)
Memorandums (2)
Announcements (1)
Articles (1)
Brochures (1)
Clippings (information artifacts) (1)
Financial statements (1)
Fragments (object portions) (1)
Letters of recommendation (1)
Lists (document genres) (1)
Outlines (documents) (1)
Reviews (document genre) (1)
Speeches (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (172)

Place

Chicago (Ill.) (73)
Atlanta (Ga.) (52)
New York (N.Y.) (41)
United States (4)
Africa (1)
Bluefield (W. Va.) (1)
Washington (D.C.) (1)

 

 

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Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Edwin R. Embree; thanking him for his recent note on Don West (mums312-b112-i050) and concurring in the fine quality of the work completed under his fellowship; expressing interest in Du Bois's new "Color and Democracy" letterhead; and praising his work "at home and in the colonies": "More power to you!"
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Julius Rosenwald Fund
1946 Feb. 1
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerns suggestion of posthumously awarding the Spingarn Medal to John Hope.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1936 Apr. 21
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Edwin R. Embree; regarding the coverage of his travel expenses from Atlanta to Washington, D.C.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1934 Nov. 19
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New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois reminds Embree of his promise to provide the Crisis an article on Professor Just; also asks Embree to report to him if he hares of "Negroes of ability whose light is being hid under a bushel."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1931 Oct. 8
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Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Margaret W. Sargent; acknowledging, for Edwin R. Embree, Du Bois's recent letter (mums312-b183-i268) and pledging on his behalf to be in touch after the new year.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Julius Rosenwald Fund
1929 Dec. 31
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Totalling expenses accrued in travel, boarding, and dining expenses during W. E. B. Du Bois's trip to Washington, D.C. to attend a conference on "the economic progress of the Negro."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1934 Dec. 4
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Edwin R. Embree; describing Shirley Graham's current "extraordinary circumstances" and recent hardships and asking if the Fund might help her situation "even if you do break a few precedents?"
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1940 Nov. 7
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As December 30, 1933, has turned out to be inconvenient for most Committee members, inquiring if January 6, 1934, is a better date for the next meeting.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955
1933 Dec. 19
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Announcing the death of Edwin Embree and the memorial service to be held at the Bond Chapel at the University of Chicago.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

1950
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Chicago (Ill.) - Sent by Edwin R. Embree; hoping to meet with him and Arna Bontemps in Chicago to discuss inter-institutional collaboration on the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" project.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Julius Rosenwald Fund
1941 Feb. 13