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Howard University (435)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (371)
Crisis (Firm) (110)
Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt), 1890-1976 (83)
Scott, Emmett J. (Emmett Jay), 1873-1957 (61)
Conference of Presidents of Negro Land Grant Colleges (41)
Durkee, J. Stanley (James Stanley), 1866-1951 (37)
Frazier, Edward Franklin, 1894-1962 (36)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (36)
Johnston, V. D. (21)
Sigma Pi Phi (20)
Milholland, John E., 1860-1925 (17)
Crawford, George W. (George Williamson), b. 1877 (16)
Locke, Alain LeRoy, 1886-1954 (16)
Nelson, William Stuart, 1895-1977 (15)
Smith, Emory B. (15)
Turner, Thomas Wyatt (14)
Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson), 1904-1971 (13)
Fisk University (13)
Thompson, Charles Henry, 1896-1980 (12)
Miller, Kelly, 1863-1939 (10)
Owens, Nolan A. (7)
Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett), 1878-1971 (7)
Davis, Edward Porter, 1879-1938 (6)
Day, Caroline Bond (6)
Harris, Abram Lincoln, 1899-1963 (6)
Holmes, Dwight Oliver Wendell, 1877-1963 (5)
Afro-American Newspapers (4)
Cooke, Marvel, 1903- (4)
Howard Welfare League (4)
Lewis, Edward E. (Edward Erwin), b. 1900 (4)
Thomas, Neval (4)
Beard, Katherine (3)
Cobb, W. Montague (William Montague), 1904-1990 (3)
Cook, Mercer, 1903-1987 (3)
Dill, Augustus Granville (3)
Earle, John D. (3)
Phylon Institute (1941) (3)
Snowden, Frank M., 1911-2007 (3)
Tate, Merze, 1905- (3)
Ward, J. E. (3)
Wilkinson, F. D. (3)
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity (2)
Beard, Katherine C. (2)
Brown , Charles Reynolds, 1862-1950 (2)
Cassell, Albert Irvin, 1895-1969 (2)
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Earle, Florence H. (2)
Hampton Normal and Agricultural Institute (Va.) (2)
Herring, James V. (James Vernon) (2)
Johnson, Roland R. (2)
Johnson, Thomas O. (2)
Minton, Henry M. (2)
Moorland, Jesse Edward, 1863-1940 (2)
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Murphy, Carl, 1889-1967 (2)
New York World-Telegram (2)
Quin, R. B. (2)
Roberts, Isaac (2)
Scott, Frank (2)
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.) (2)
Sigma Pi Phi . Zeta Boulé (2)
Slowe, Lucy Diggs, 1885-1937 (2)
Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977 (2)
Sohenzinger, Dr. (2)
Turner, Robbie E. (2)
United Nations Conference on International Organization (1945 : San Francisco, Calif.) (2)
Ware, Edward T. (2)
Washington, Charles B. (2)
Wesley, Charles H. (Charles Harris), 1891-1987 (2)
White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955 (2)
Williams, Chancellor (2)
Atwood, Rufus B., 1897- (1)
Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss, 1816-1894 (1)
Bayen, Malaku E. (1)
Boone, Ivy (1)
Brown, Alonzo H. (1)
Brown, Estelle (1)
Bruce, Roscoe Conkling, 1879-1950 (1)
Burleigh, H. T. (Harry Thacker), 1866-1949 (1)
Carson, Simeon L. (1)
Cobb, James A. (James Adlai), 1876-1958 (1)
Cobb, Richard (1)
Cook, Coralie Franklin (1)
Davis, Jackson, 1882-1947 (1)
Donawa, A. P. (1)
Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1906-1977 (1)
Dyson, Walter (1)
Edwards, G. Franklin (Gilbert Franklin) (1)
Epps, Alberta L. (1)
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Gregory, J. Francis (1)
Gross, George I. (George Irving), 1902- (1)
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Hastie, William, 1904-1976 (1)
Hill, Richard Hurst (1)
Houghton, Alanson Bigelow, 1863-1941 (1)
Howard University . Dept. of Public Information (1)
Howard, Roy Wilson, 1883-1964 (1)
Howard, Wesley (1)
Hunter, C. O. (1)
Johnson, Georgia Douglas Camp, 1886-1966 (1)
Jones, Louia Vaughn, 1895-1965 (1)
Just, Ernest E. (1)
Keelan, Harry (1)
Locke, Benjamin H. (1)
Logan, Rayford Whittingham, 1897-1982 (1)
Madden, Jesse J. (1)
Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah), 1894-1984 (1)
Nation Associates (New York, N.Y.) (1)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . District of Columbia Branch (1)
Newman, Stephen M. (1)
Norfolk Journal and Guide (1)
Paschal, Andrew G. (1)
Peters, Mae (1)
Pickens, William, 1881-1954 (1)
Powers, Kaplan & Berger (1)
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1887-1944 (1)
Sigma Pi Phi . Epsilon Boulé (1)
Skeel, Emily Ellsworth Ford, 1867-1958 (1)
Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958 (1)
Strong, Sydney, 1860-1938 (1)
Stroud, Tandy (1)
Thirkfield, W. P. (Wilbur Patterson), 1854-1936 (1)
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Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 (1)
Walton, Lester A., 1882-1965 (1)
Wilson, Helen E. (1)
Work , Hubert, 1860-1942 (1)
Young, M. W. (1)

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Trials, litigation, etc. (39)
Statues (14)
Administration (11)
Students (7)
Congresses (6)
Minorities (5)
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African Americans (4)
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Education (Higher) (3)
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Discipline (1)
Education (1)
Faculty (1)
Finances (1)
Gold standard (1)
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Presidents (1)
Views on education and work (1)

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Correspondence (394)
Telegrams (10)
Lists (document genres) (8)
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School records (6)
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Letters of introduction (1)
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Notes (1)
Outlines (documents) (1)
Proposals (1)
Questionnaires (1)
Receipts (financial records) (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (435)

Place

Washington (D.C.) (205)
New York (N.Y.) (149)
Atlanta (Ga.) (32)
New York (N. Y.) (8)
New Haven (Conn.) (5)
Russia (5)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) (4)
Thibodaux (La.) (3)
Baltimore (Md.) (2)
District of Columbia (2)
Hampton (Va.) (2)
Hyattsville (Md.) (2)
Philadelphia (Pa.) (2)
Washington (D.C.) (2)
Africa (1)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) (1)
Detroit (Mich.) (1)
Ethiopia (1)
Frankfort (Ky.) (1)
Norfolk (Va.) (1)
Paris (France) (1)
Pittsburgh (Pa.) (1)
Saint Paul (Minn.) (1)
Seattle (Wash.) (1)
Washington (D. C.) (1)
Washington (D.C) (1)

 

 

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Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to President Mordecai Johnson; describing his retirement from Atlanta University and its impact on the project of the Land-Grant Colleges Social Studies program; arguing that Howard is "the logical center" for the initiative and ought to be designated its headquarters; confidentially relaying his offer of employment from the NAACP and inclination to accept; a... more
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1944 July 6
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to E. Franklin Frazier; relaying the details of his impending arrival in Washington and hoping to meet with him that Saturday.
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Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1944 July 12
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New York (N.Y.) - Describing the Sigma Pi Phi Grand Boulé's charges against him (see mums312-b192-i464 through i467); comparing the situation to the Pittsburgh Courier's case against himself and James Weldon Johnson "some years ago"; enclosing his own reponse thereto; and seeking his (Johnson's) cooperation in the matter.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1932 May 16
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Washington (D.C.) - In response to Du Bois' letter (mums312-b185-i393), Holmes provides Du Bois with information on Miss Irene C. Malvan.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Holmes, Dwight Oliver Wendell, 1877-1963
1930 Oct. 2
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Washington (D.C.) - Regarding fund raising to put a replica of the Milholland bust in Howard University.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Scott, Emmett J. (Emmett Jay), 1873-1957
1927 Feb. 4
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New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing a copy of a letter and statement sent to Howard University President Mordecai Johnson.
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Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1932 Nov. 28
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Washington (D.C.) - Signed Katherine E. Beard; acknowledging his recent letter to Mordecai Johnson (mums312-b182-i140) and pledging to bring it to the President's attention promptly upon his return to the office.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Howard University
1929 Feb. 15
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New York (N.Y.) - Harris recounts the "Human Relations Parley" at Northwestern University and suggests that the Crisis carry a report of the conference. Enclosure not with letter.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Harris, Abram Lincoln, 1899-1963
1930 Dec. 9
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Mordecai W. Johnson; recommending Shirley Graham for a position at the University and suggesting "she probably knows more of the history of Negro music than any living person."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1942 Nov. 5
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Washington (D.C.) - Concerning a recommendation for Caroline Bond Day.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Howard University
1930 July 10