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1927 Dec. 1

John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation

Letter from John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Du Bois' opinions of Countee Cullen for a possible Fellowship.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Jan. 6

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Guggenheim Memorial Association

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a letter from the Rhode Island School of Design to Elizabeth Prophet.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Feb. 6

John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation

Letter from John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Henry Allen Moe; thanking him for his confidential statements recommending Mr. Bond and Miss Martha Gruening for Guggenheim fellowships (see mums312-b082-i244).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Dec. 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to John Simon Guggenheim Foundation

New York (N.Y.) - Mentioning that he does not know Abel Plenn and that his proposed subject would depend on his ability.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Feb. 4

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Henry Allen Moe; recommending Mr. Bond and Miss Martha Gruening as "persons of excellent character and ability"; describing their individual strengths and the capacities in which he is acquainted with them, and supporting wholeheartedly their fellowship candidacies.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 May 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Guggenheim Foundation

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Henry Allen Moe; describing the terms of his imminent departure from Atlanta University and its effects on secretary Ellen Irene Diggs's employment; describing her impressive skill, and wondering if the Guggenheim Foundation might finance her while she completes her doctorate in Anthropology.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 May 28

John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation

Letter from John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerns policy regarding funding for "scholars of your years and eminence." Also expresses gladness at Du Bois's upcoming research trip to Germany.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning an application for a Miss Wright to the Guggenheim Foundation. Addressed to Henry Allen Moe.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Jan. 6

Buckmaster, Henrietta

Letter from Henrietta Buckmaster to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining that she applied for a Guggenheim Fellowship after the due date and after having a meeting with Henry Allen Moe during which he gave her permission to apply after the deadline, but because she was given only two days to prepare her application to write a biography of William Lloyd Garrison, she put Du Bois's name as a reference without asking him first.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation

Concerning a recommendation for Albert A. Smith who is applying to the Foundation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers