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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)

McLendon, Lucille M.
1926 Feb. 2
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Brick (N.J. : Township) - Signed T. S. Inborden; enclosing an ad for print in the magazine.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

1931 Nov. 2
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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)

McLendon, Lucille M.
1926 Mar. 24
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed Fred L. Brownlee, Corresponding Secretary; enclosing a carbon copy of the letter regarding Inborden, per their conversation of the previous day. See also mums312-b171-i400, i380.
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American Missionary Association
1926 Mar. 13
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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)

McLendon, Lucille M.
1926 Mar.
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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)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926 Mar. 20
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Bricks (N.C.) - Gives more information about conditions at "Bricks," presumably following up to her earlier letter, item mums312-b172-i035. Discusses the disrespect shown to Mr. T. S. Inborden by the acting dean, Mr. Holloway. Written on the stationery of the Joseph Keasbey Brick Agricultural, Industrial and Normal School.
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Brown, Anna E.
1926 Feb. 28
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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)

Brown, Anna E.
1926 Jan. 20
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed W. J. Arnold, Advertising Dept. addressed to T. S. Inborden; informing him of the status of his advertising agreement with the magazine and suggesting he adjust the size of the School's regular ad.
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Crisis (Firm)
1931 Nov. 5
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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)

McLendon, Lucille M.
1926 Feb. 26