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1933 June 3

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Edwin R. Embree; upon the final payment of his fellowship grant, expressing great appreciation for the opportunity it lent him, and reflecting on the achievements he has made with its help throughout the past two years, and the steady progress of his studies and writings on Reconstruction and on "the history of the Negro, before, during and since the World ... more

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1944 Feb. 9

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Edwin R. Embree; enclosing the promised report on the Land Grant College Social Studies Program and thanking him once again for his help and support.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Jan. 11

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Describing John Hope as "earnest and honest" and assuring "he would make the very best use of a scholarship given him."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1942 Dec. 17

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Edwin R. Embree; regarding the state of institutional funding for the cooperative research project on "the Negro problem" and enclosing a formal and abbreviated proposal therefor.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Jan. 14

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Recommending a "Mr. Lawrence," and deeming him "a hard and intelligent worker."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Dec. 10

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Recommending Lillian E. Smith and Paula Snelling for a Rosenwald Fellowship.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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

1939 Dec. 4

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Recommending Anita Thompson; describing her background and international travel and assuring that when last he knew her, "she was a brilliant and gifted young woman."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Feb. 20

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Julia Waxman, Secretary to Edwin R. Embree; describing the details of his impending arrival in Chicago and seeking her assistance arranging the meeting with Arna Bontemps of the WPA Writers' Project, regarding its collaboration on the "Encyclopedia of the Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Nov. 16

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Edwin R. Embree; answering affirmatively his invitation of mums312-b071-i469, to a Washington, D.C. conference on the "economic progress of the Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers