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1946 Feb. 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; thanking him for his recent letter on Don West's Fund fellowship and slightly chiding him on having refused one to Ellen Irene Diggs: "I think you missed a great opportunity there."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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

1931 June 29

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Edwin R. Embree; regarding the start date of the fellowship awarded by the Fund, as discussed in Embree's previous letter (mums312-b060-i413) -- "I am prepared to begin my two years' work at any time" -- and planning tentatively to meet with him in New York on the 29th.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Oct. 8

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois reminds Embree of his promise to provide the Crisis an article on Professor Just; also asks Embree to report to him if he hares of "Negroes of ability whose light is being hid under a bushel."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Feb. 9

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois inquires Embree's for the cut of Aaron Douglas.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Mar. 26

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; reflecting fondly on their recent meeting in Chicago and seeking his feedback on a memo drafted to the "Crisis" Finance Committee.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Sept. 15

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; inquiring into the terms of the Fund's appropriation to the N.A.A.C.P. and its potential impact on the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Jan. 23

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Edwin R. Embree; thanking him for his allowance (see mums312-b060-i405) granting funding to his research into "the Negro and Reconstruction" and assuring he is "very much pleased" with the letter's contents.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Dec. 19

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; enclosing a forthcoming "Crisis" feature on Woofter's "Report on Negro Employment" and requesting that Embree or someone else at the Fund prepare a written response thereto; and also inquiring into the Fund's willingness to contribute to two current projects he has in mind: a history of African Americans in World War I, and the story of Rec... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 July 7

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Edwin R. Embree; apologizing for having failed to see him during his recent stay in New York, and hoping to be more successful at meeting such an engagement upon his next visit to the city.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers