Name

Fisk University (46)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (44)
Crisis (Firm) (15)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (11)
Gilbert, Ethel (8)
Burrus, James Dallas (6)
Davis, John P. (John Preston), 1905-1973 (6)
Johnson, Charles Spurgeon, 1893-1956 (4)
Caliver, Ambrose, 1894-1962 (3)
Imes, Elmer Samuel, 1883-1941 (3)
Jones, Thomas Elsa (3)
National Association of Collegiate Deans and Registrars in Negro Schools (U.S.) (2)
Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951 (2)
Perry, H. McDaniel (2)
Fauset, Jessie Redmon (1)
Ferry, Laura (1)
Gibson, Truman K. (1)
Gilbert, Ethel B. (1)
Jones, Harold (1)
McKenzie, Fayette Avery, b. 1872 (1)
Merrill, James Griswold, 1840-1920 (1)
National Baptist Publishing Board (1)
Rutherford, R. H. (1)
Sherer, H. C. (1)
Sunday school teacher (1)
Supreme Liberty Life Insurance Company (1)
Swann, Thomas Wallace (1)
Taylor, Carrie (1)
Vass, S. N. (Samuel Nathaniel), b. 1866 (1)

Topic

Administration (3)
African Americans (2)
Political activity (2)
Awards (1)
Degrees (1)

Genre

Correspondence (40)
Memorandums (3)
Circular letters (2)
Fragments (object portions) (2)
Letters to the editor (2)
Lists (document genres) (2)
Speeches (2)
Bulletins (1)
Degrees (academic) (1)
Essays (1)
Rosters (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (46)

Place

Nashville (Tenn.) (20)
New York (N.Y.) (20)
Buffalo (N.Y.) (1)
Columbus (Ohio) (1)
Philadelphia (Pa.) (1)
Washington (D.C.) (1)
Yonkers (N.Y.) (1)

 

 

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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to President Thomas E. Jones; citing at length from a statement on the Secretary of the Student Bureau with regard to a Milton S. J. Wright article featured in the August 1931 number of the "Crisis," and gauging the University's interest in taking on the proposal (for a student exchange program) as therein delineated.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1931 Sept. 9
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Nashville (Tenn.) - Concerning the young Flipper Derricotte.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Imes, Elmer Samuel, 1883-1941
1931 Nov. 14
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Nashville (Tenn.) - Perry, secretary to Johnson, informs Du Bois of a letter sent by Milton J. Katzky, who requested that Du Bois be forwarded the letter. Enclosure not with letter.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Perry, H. McDaniel
1930 Apr. 16
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Mary White Ovington; noting the various changes he's made to his "Crisis" editorial on Fisk, as per her suggestions (as relayed in mums312-b170-i470).
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1925 Mar. 6
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Nashville (Tenn.) - Asking for the return of a photograph of James Dallas Burrus, "the only picture in existence of" him. Signed by Ethel Bedient Gilbert.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Fisk University
1929 June 10
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Mrs. Ethel Bedient Gilbert. Regretting that the photograph of James Dallas Burrus has been thrown away. Offering to send her the cut made from the photograph. Sent in reply to Gilbert's request for the photograph, item mums312-b181-i569. Appears to be an earlier draft of item mums312-b181-i571.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1929 June 15
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New York (N.Y.) - Offering to consider Davis' article for the January issue of The Crisis. Addressed to John Preston Davis.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 Oct. 3
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Nashville (Tenn.) - Sending photos of parts of the Fisk University Campus. Asking that Du Bois "play up the gift of Mr. Burrus to Fisk University." Including a story that appeared in The Tennessean. Signed by Mrs. Ethel Bedient Gilbert.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Fisk University
1929 Jan. 7
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Nashville (Tenn.) - Telling Du Bois that she expects a picture of Mr. Burrus next week, which will then be sent to Du Bois. Signed by the "Secretary to Mrs. (Ethel) Gilbert."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Fisk University
1929 Jan. 19
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Philadelphia (Pa.) - Commending him on the response to Mr. Powell he recently offered in the "Crisis," and commenting briefly on the general state of things at Fisk.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Swann, Thomas Wallace
1925 Apr. 25