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1934

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

Memorandum to the Board of Directors of the Oberlaender Trust

Atlanta (Ga.) - Describing economic changes gone on in American industry and outlining their "severe" general effects on "American Negroes"; and proposing to conduct a six-month study "into the way in which popular education for youth and adults in Germany has been made to minister industrial organization and advance" and how such lessons might possibly be brought home.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Aug. 16

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Julius Rosenwald Fund

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting that they rush "overall figures of total activities" undertaken by the Fund.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Nov. 20

Memorandum on the Economic Condition of the American Negro in the Depression

Washington (D.C.) - Describing the facets and origins of currently troubled economic conditions, and calling for renewed and innovative efforts towards economic, social, and civic justice, involving organization, consumer cooperative models, and "more effective spending."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Dec. 14

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Julius Rosenwald Fund

Atlanta (Ga.) - Recording the completion of the study of Reconstruction and the publication of the corresponding book, and thanking the Fund for its support thereof, without which, the project would have been impossible.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Jan. 9

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Rosenwald Fund

New York (N.Y.) - Soliciting financial support from the Foundation to fund his research into "the Negro in Reconstruction" and outlining four possible models detailing financial and temporal arrangements of said funding.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers