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1929 Dec. 20

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Edwin R. Embree; regretting they have not been able to meet in person to discuss the Fund's possible assistance to the "Crisis" (see mums312-b183-i263, i264) and venturing to enclose a memorandum embodying further thoughts thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Jan. 6

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Edwin R. Embree

Atlanta (Ga.) - Regretting having to miss the upcoming Spingarn Medal Committee meeting; describing the delivery and state of the page proofs of his Fund-financed manuscript and outlining further work to be done thereon; and inviting him upcoming City-Wide Young People's Forum in Baltimore.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Oct. 14

Julius Rosenwald Fund

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

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Edwin R. Embree; pledging to think over the proposal for the Fund's financial assistance to the "Crisis" (see mums312-b183-i263) and hoping to discuss the matter with him in person.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Jan. 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Edwin R. Embree

Atlanta (Ga.) - Noting the unfitness of conferring the Spingarn Medal to a current award committee member (in the case of Charles S. Johnson); noting that John Hope is indeed eligible, and duly supporting him for the award.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Oct. 17

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Edwin R. Embree; hoping indeed to meet with him soon in New York or Chicago to discuss his most recent proposal, on behalf of the "Crisis" (see mums312-b183-i263, i264).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Dec. 31

Julius Rosenwald Fund

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

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Margaret W. Sargent; acknowledging, for Edwin R. Embree, Du Bois's recent letter (mums312-b183-i268) and pledging on his behalf to be in touch after the new year.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 June 3

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Edwin R. Embree; describing at length the "embarrassing situation" in which he's landed by the Fund's recently extended financial appropriation to the N.A.A.C.P.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Jan. 10

Embree, Edwin R. (Edwin Rogers), 1883-1950

Letter from Edwin R. Embree to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning candidates for the Spingarn Medal, and noting John Hope's surprising absence from a list thereof.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Oct. 4

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Edwin R. Embree; describing the administrative, business, and financial outlook and predicaments of the "Crisis" and seeking the Fund's counsel, assistance, or advice thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Sept. 28

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Edwin R. Embree; requesting information on the Fund's "new Bureau to help libraries in the South," for feature in a future number of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers