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1926 Nov. 24

Inborden, Thomas Sewell

Letter from T. S. Inborden to W. E. B. Du Bois

Inborden informs Du Bois that he has made plans to have his photograph taken and will mail it to Du Bois shortly.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Feb. 2

McLendon, Lucille M.

Letter from Lucille McLendon to W. E. B. Du Bois

North Carolina - Concerning happenings at the Bricks School; McLendon explains that principle Inborden is being pushed out of his position by W. H. Holloway, acting dean and former teacher at Talladega College; explains that students who opposed Holloway were reported to the American Missionary Association (A.M.A) as "knockers and dead heads"; notes that Inborden is a "De Boisite" and ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Nov. 19

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to T. S. Inborden

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois thanks Inborden for sending the clippings.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Feb. 26

McLendon, Lucille M.

Letter from Lucille McLendon to W. E. B. Du Bois

North Carolina - McLendon thanks Du Bois for his letter and updates him of the happenings at the Bricks School in relation to Holloway, Inborden, and the American Missionary Association (A.M.A.); refers to Holloway as a "White-man's Negro;" McLendon explains that she wants "justice for the principal and exposure for Holloway;" invites Du Bois down.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Jan. 20

Brown, Anna E.

Letter from Anna E. Brown to W. E. B. Du Bois

Bricks (N.C.) - Describes the changes at Joseph Keasbey Brick Junior College mandated by Acting Dean Holloway. Tells Du Bois that Holloway has made "slighting remarks" concerning Mr. T. S. Inborden.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Nov. 2

Letter from Bricks School to Crisis

Brick (N.J. : Township) - Signed T. S. Inborden; enclosing an ad for print in the magazine.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Mar. 4

McLendon, Lucille M.

Letter from Lucille M. McLendon to F. L. Brownlee

North Carolina - McLendon writes to Brownlee concerning Holloway's charges against her in correlation with events happening at the Bricks School concerning the American Missionary Association (A.M.A.) and Inborden; asks that the A.M.A. take time to investigate Holloway at the Bricks School

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Mar.

McLendon, Lucille M.

Letter from Lucille McLendon to W. E. B. Du Bois

North Carolina - Responding to Du Bois' letter (mums312-b173-i277), McLendon updates Du Bois of the happenings at the Bricks school in relation to Inborden; notes that Inborden was asked to resign in favor for his son-in-law; acknowledges that her letter to him and her fighting for Inborden led her to lose her position and resign all A.M.A. work, stating: "I told you the letter would co... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Mar. 20

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Lucille McLendon

New York (N.Y.) - Writing in response to McLendon's letters (mums312-b173-i273 and 275), Du Bois states his opinion of the Bricks School, noting that it "is poorly organized and poorly run. It is not modern. The students have no freedom;" clarifies that he believes "Inborden is a spendid man, of find character and great devotion to his work;" provides advice for what Inborden should do and suggests ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Mar. 24

McLendon, Lucille M.

Letter from Lucille McLendon to W. E. B. Du Bois

North Carolina - In response to Du Bois' letter (mums312-b173-i277), McLendon asks Du Bois, "how fair have you been in reaching your conclusions without knowing the side of Mr. Inborden?" Discusses Inborden in relation to the A. M. A. and the Junior College idea at Bricks; notes teaching practices and discusses the accusation of being old-fashioned and the meaning of modernism.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers