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Nashville (Tenn.) - Signed Thomas E. Jones, President; announcing the unanimous vote to grant him an honorary degree of Doctor of Letters at the June 8th 1938 commencement ceremony, in light of his distinction and achievements.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Fisk University
1938 Apr. 13
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to President Thomas E. Jones; requesting that he be reminded of his outstanding payment of $100 (see mums312-b048-i326) on 1 April, upon which date he "shall pay it promptly with interest."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1929 Jan. 15
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to President Thomas E. Jones; citing at length from a statement on the Secretary of the Student Bureau with regard to a Milton S. J. Wright article featured in the August 1931 number of the "Crisis," and gauging the University's interest in taking on the proposal (for a student exchange program) as therein delineated.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1931 Sept. 9
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Nashville (Tenn.) - Concerning support for Thomas E. Jones and Fisk University. Signed by Mrs. Nellie Allen White, Recorder.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Fisk University
1928 Feb. 10
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Nashville (Tenn.) - Concerning a thank you for donation towards the Fisk deficit and the campaign to raise more.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Fisk University
1927 Jan. 17
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning John P. Davis as a possible publicity manager for Fisk and the availability of E. Franklin Frazier.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 Mar. 9
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Form letter from Du Bois to Thomas E. Jones, president of Fisk, with Jones's responses typed in. Questions concern teaching on "Citizenship and Voting with especial reference to the American Negro." See also mums312-b070-i205.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1934 Mar. 8
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Nashville (Tenn.) - Concerning Tally's impending retirement and his pension with the Carnegie Teachers Annuity plan.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Fisk University
1938 Mar. 11
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Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning an article recently printed in the "Nashville Banner" on Fisk University, and the questions about the Institution that are now in the minds of friends and alumni.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Stamps, J. E.
1946 May 20
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Thomas Elsa Jones; imploring the University for its recent treatment of Mr. Talley: "it is unthinkable that Fisk University should use the complete service and strength of a man for fifty years and then dismiss him without enough to live on."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1938 Oct. 25