Gallery view

1963 Mar. 13

Ghana Academy of Sciences

A plan for regional cooperation

Accra (Ghana) - Submitted by W. A. Hunton; proposing the formation of independently functioning regional committees, in place of "a single all-African Continuing Committee"; naming the relevant regions; outlining their principal functions; and listing their first two tasks.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 June 12

Ghana Academy of Sciences

Agenda for the Ghana Academy of Sciences

Accra (Ghana) - Outlined agenda for the general meeting of the Academy.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963

Ghana Academy of Sciences

A short note on the plan of the Encyclopedia Africana

Accra (Ghana) - Submitted by A. A. Hilmy, Cultural Counsellor of the U.A.R.; expressing his thoughts on the current plans for the Encyclopedia's elaboration, content, contributors, and language.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963

Ghana Academy of Sciences

Conditions of service for senior staff of the Academy

Accra (Ghana) - Outlines conditions of service and procedures to be followed for senior staff.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 June 1

Hunton, Alphaeus, 1903-1970

Letter from W. A. Hunton to J. Yanney-Wilson

Accra (Ghana) - Relaying his thoughts on the "Chapter on Research and the Promotion of Science and Scholarship" and his surprise at its treatment of the Encyclopedia Africana, and the total expense to be incurred by its prospective elaboration.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963

Danquah, J. B. (Joseph Boakye)

Draft Instrument

Accra (Ghana) - Draft instrument of suggestions concerning the reorganization of the Academy.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1962 Nov. 23

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to E. A. Boateng

Accra (Ghana) - Du Bois asks Boateng to give a brief address of welcome to a Conference at the University of Ghana.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Sept.

Ghana Academy of Sciences

For cooperation toward an Encyclopedia Africana, report number 7

Accra (Ghana) - Commenting on the event and impact of W. E. B. Du Bois's August 27th death and relaying carious messages thereon; and noting progress made on various areas and subject matters of the Encyclopedia's scope, particularly in art and ethno-history.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1962 May 16

Boateng, E. A.

Letter from E. A. Boateng to W. E. B. Du Bois

Accra (Ghana) - Boateng explains that he has not taken any action concerning the Encyclopedia Africana, without proper authority from the Academy.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 June 6

Ghana Academy of Sciences

Report on the work of the Encyclopedia Africana secretariat

Accra (Ghana) - Submitted by W. A. Hunton; describing the achievements of the secretariat during its first year of work; outlining plans for the second year; discussion the "question of financial support from other independent African governments"; and noting some "immediate staff requirements."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers