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1911 Sept. 1

Peabody, George Foster, 1852-1938

Letter from George Foster Peabody to W. E. B. Du Bois

Lake George (N.Y.) - Criticism of Du Bois' methods of opposition to Booker T. Washington

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1935 Oct. 17

Peabody, George Foster, 1852-1938

Letter from George Foster Peabody to President Franklin D. Roosevelt

Saratoga Springs (N.Y.) - Seeks support and government funding for W. E. B. Du Bois's "Encyclopedia of the Negro." See also Du Bois's October 4 letter to Peabody (mums312-b075-i322).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906 Oct. 20

Peabody, George Foster, 1852-1938

Letter from George Foster Peabody to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning proposal from Du Bois. Contains handwritten note on back.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Jan. 30

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Jane Farrell

New York (N.Y.) - Per her (and Peabody's) request (mums312-b187-i040), noting that a copy of the July 1929 "Crisis" featuring an address by Gandhi has been sent to S. B. Adams of Savannah, Georgia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1904 Jan. 26

Bumstead, Horace, 1841-1919

Letter from Horace Bumstead to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Letter from Horace Bumstead, President of Atlanta University, to Du Bois discussing correspondence between George Foster Peabody and Du Bois on the matter of William Monroe Trotter. Bumstead discusses his presentation of the letter to the executive finance committee of the university.

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1930 Nov. 19

Peabody, George Foster, 1852-1938

Telegram from George Foster Peabody to Crisis

Saratoga Springs (N.Y.) - Requesting they send 200 copies of the December number.

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1929 Oct. 2

Peabody, George Foster, 1852-1938

Letter from George Foster Peabody to W. E. B. Du Bois

Saratoga Springs (N.Y.) - Deeming his recent "Crisis" editorial, "Government by Graft," "one of the most effective brief putting of the case soundly which I have read" and commending him generally on his editorship; reflecting on Mr. Abbott's "London hotel experiences" and its indications and implications for race relations the world over.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 June 16

Peabody, George Foster, 1852-1938

Letter from George Foster Peabody to W. E. B. Du Bois

Saratoga Springs (N.Y.) - Describing his general interest "in the outcome of the leadership of your people"; fearing that "'The Crisis' without you would not be of much value"; commenting on Du Bois's contentious relationship with the NAACP; and briefly discussing surrounding social and political issues.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 Aug. 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to George Foster Peabody

Germany - Regarding a statement made by Lord Robert Cecil of the English Cabinet and the outcome of German colonies in Africa after the war. Requesting advice from Peabody in how to proceed getting issues addressed.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1915 Aug. 3

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to George Foster Peabody

New York (N.Y.) - Responding to a letter Peabody wrote to Oswald Garrison Villard regarding the political environment in Haiti. Du Bois notes he has sent a letter to President Wilson.

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