Name

Harmon Foundation, inc. (109)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (98)
Haynes, George Edmund, 1880-1960 (40)
Moriarta, Hannah (28)
Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America (21)
Crisis (Firm) (16)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (9)
Brady, Mary Beattie (8)
Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America . Commission on the Church and Race Relations (8)
Prophet, Nancy Elizabeth, 1890-1960 (7)
Brown, John S., Jr. (5)
Douglas, Aaron (4)
Cavert, Samuel McCrea, 1888 (3)
Johnson, Georgia Douglas Camp, 1886-1966 (3)
Universal Life Insurance Company (Memphis, Tenn.) (3)
Willis, A. W. (3)
Brannon, William Lloyd (2)
Gamble-Coleman, Lynn R. L. (2)
Johnson, Malvin Gray, 1896-1934 (2)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Spingarn Medal Award Committee (2)
Richardson, Willis, 1889-1977 (2)
Savage, Augusta, 1892-1962 (2)
Toliver, Mary Alice (2)
Wilkinson, Laura J. (2)
Woodruff, Hale, 1900-1980 (2)
Billows, Walter E. (1)
Brown, Evelyn S. (1)
Brown, Richard (1)
Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938 (1)
Du Bois, Nina (1)
Edwards, Harry (1)
Garland Laundry (1)
Harmon, William Elmer, 1862-1928 (1)
Jackson, Mae Howard (1)
Robinson, W. A. (William Albert), b. 1890 (1)
Spence, Eulalie, 1894-1981 (1)
Williams, A., Mrs. (1)
Willis, J. Walter (1)
Wilson, Ellis (1)

Topic

Awards (26)
African American artists (2)
Competitions (2)
Poetry (2)
African American authors (1)
American drama (1)

Genre

Correspondence (100)
Questionnaires (3)
Announcements (1)
Application forms (1)
Fliers (printed matter) (1)
Forms (documents) (1)
Memorandums (1)
Postcards (1)
Press releases (1)
Telegrams (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (109)

Place

New York (N.Y.) (93)
Cleveland (Ohio) (2)
Memphis (Tenn.) (2)
Washington (D.C.) (2)
Indianapolis (Ind.) (1)
Marshall (Tex.) (1)
Montgomery (Ala.) (1)
Newark (N.J.) (1)
Pittsburgh (Pa.) (1)
St. Paul (Minn.) (1)

 

 

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New York (N.Y.) - Signed Assistant for Harmon Awards; regarding the recommendation of a Willis Richardson for an Award in Literature and inquiring as to his character and accomplishments in order to determine "just what this person's work has meant to his race and to the community at large."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Harmon Foundation, inc.
1930
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to George Haynes; describing the financial circumstances, expenses, and earnings, of Elizabeth Prophet, both at the time of her application to the Rosenwald Fund, and beyond; concluding by producing a figure she would need to receive in order to "live and buy material and work in Paris" next year.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1930 Dec. 30
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New York (N.Y.) - Discussing the possibility of having Du Bois nominate authors published in The Crisis for the Harmon-Survey award. Signed by the acting director Mary Beattie Brady.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Harmon Foundation, inc.
1926 Dec. 4
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Hannah Moriarta; regretting that he can only provide scarce information on one of the individuals inquired after in her recent letter (mums312-b188-i515):William L. Smith.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1931 July 7
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the purpose, eligibility, judges, award types, and general conditions of the award.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Harmon Foundation, inc.
1927
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Montgomery (Ala.) - Concerning information on the Harmon Foundation
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Brannon, William Lloyd
1925 Nov. 23
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the address of the Harmon Foundation and plays by Black authors.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 Apr. 25
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a nomination for artist Aaron Douglas to receive a Distinguished Achievements among "Negroes" award from the William E. Harmon Foundation. Signed by George E. Haynes, Secretary, Commission on the Church and Race Relations.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America . Commission on the Church and Race Relations
1928 Aug. 28
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning information on the Harmon Foundation.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1925 Dec. 19
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New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing "a statement and circular of the Harmon Awards," as per Gamble-Coleman's earlier request (mums312-b048-i437).
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1929 Aug. 12