Name

General Education Board (New York, N.Y.) (87)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (65)
Davis, Jackson, 1882-1947 (43)
Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958 (22)
Encyclopedia of the Negro, inc. (11)
Madison, Ward N. (6)
Phelps-Stokes Fund (5)
Rhind, Flora M. (5)
Brierley, W. W. (4)
Buttrick, Wallace, 1853-1926 (4)
Crisis (Firm) (4)
Favrot, Leo Mortimer, 1874-1949 (3)
Atlanta University (2)
Bachman, Frank P. (Frank Puterbaugh), 1871-1934 (2)
Encyclopedia of the Negro, inc.. (2)
Fosdick, Raymond B. (Raymond Blaine), 1883-1972 (2)
McCuistion, Fred, b. 1893 (2)
McQuistion, Fred (2)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (2)
Phylon (1940) (2)
Stevens, David Harrison, 1884-1980 (2)
Alexander, Will Winton, 1884-1956 (1)
Brantley, George D. (1)
Brooks, Ulysses S. (1)
Brooks, Ulysses S., Reverend (1)
Conference for the Study of the Negro Problems (1)
Dillard, J. H. (James Hardy), 1856-1940 (1)
Hacker, Louis M. (Louis Morton), 1899-1987 (1)
Howard University (1)
Loram, C. T. (Charles Templeman), 1879-1940 (1)
Malone, Rosalie A. (1)
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah), 1894-1984 (1)
Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977 (1)

Topic

Scholarships, fellowships, etc. (9)
Research (6)
African American college students (5)
African Americans (5)
Education (5)
African American high school students (4)
Fund raising (2)
African American college graduates (1)

Genre

Correspondence (87)
Letters of recommendation (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (87)

Place

New York (N.Y.) (62)
Atlanta (Ga.) (13)
Washington (D.C.) (10)
Elizabeth City (N.C.) (1)
New Haven (Conn.) (1)

 

 

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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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New York (N.Y.) - Explaining that Ruby P. Funchess has applied for a fellowship and asking for a recommendation from Du Bois as proof that she is fully qualified.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Madison, Ward N.
1941 Feb. 3
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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)

1930 June 17
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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.) - Addressed to Leo M. Favrot; thanking him for his tentative interest in a certain research proposal (see mums312-b188-i489, i490) and hoping for its successful collaborative arrangement.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1931 Nov. 19
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning GEB policies on the granting of scholarships to African Americans. Signed by Wallace Lund.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

General Education Board (New York, N.Y.)
1925 Apr. 20
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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