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1930 June 17

Letter from unidentified correspondent to the General Education Board

New York (N.Y.) - Signed by secretary; addressed to W. W. Brierley. Acknowledging receipt of his correspondence of 16 June and assuring it will be answered upon W. E. B. Du Bois' return to the office "in the latter part of the week."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Dec. 12

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Ulysses S. Brooks

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the address of the General Education Board.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Apr. 16

General Education Board (New York, N.Y.)

Letter from General Education Board of New York to Anson Phelps Stokes

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Jackson Davis; thanking him for his recent correspondence and enclosures on the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" project and hoping to soon visit W. E. B. Du Bois in Atlanta to discuss the preliminary work so far done thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1903 Jan. 19

Buttrick, Wallace, 1853-1926

Letter from Wallace Buttrick to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Confirming receipt of documents regarding a meeting on the welfare of Negroes in New York January 4th. Buttrick states he has included Mr. Baldwin on the matter; cursory mention of the "Good of It" pamphlet. Written on stationery of the General Education Board.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Apr. 15

General Education Board (New York, N.Y.)

Letter from General Education Board of New York to Anson Phelps Stokes

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Raymond B. Fosdick; regretting he cannot attend the April 30 meeting on the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" and suggesting that discussion on the matter be postponed until Mr. Stevens's return from Greece that fall.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 May 20

General Education Board (New York, N.Y.)

Letter from General Education Board to Phelps-Stokes Fund

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

1948 Mar. 1

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Letter from Hugh H. Smythe to General Education Board

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking them for their recent letter concerning the "Encyclopedia of the Negro," and explaining that he is forwarding the letter to W. E. B. Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Dec. 2

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to General Education Board

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to David H. Stevens; effectively supplementing "the rather formidably piled manuscript" submitted recently on the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" project with abstracts from letters received from prominent prospective contributors thereto.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1942 May 18

General Education Board (New York, N.Y.)

Letter from General Education Board to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Jackson Davis, Associate Director; stating no objection to citing from his last letter commending the quarterly "Phylon" (see mums312-b098-i008, i009).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Dec. 6

General Education Board (New York, N.Y.)

Letter from General Education Board to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed by Secretary to David H. Stevens; acknowledging his letter and enclosures of December 2 (mums312-b082-i186).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers