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Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (313)
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Encyclopedia of the Negro, inc. (92)
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W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (422)

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New York (N.Y.) - Signed by secretary; addressed to Anson Phelps Stokes; confirming receipt of his letter of March 19 and relaying it has been duly forwarded to W. E. B. Du Bois in Atlanta.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

1932 Mar. 21
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Anson Phelps Stokes; inquiring into the current status of the Fund's prospective appropriation to "Phylon"; describing recent progress on the "Negro Biography" series therefor; and attempting to ascertain the imminence of further funding.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1942 Jan. 27
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Washington (D.C.) - Signed Anson Phelps Stokes; regarding various aspects of the "Encyclopedia of the Negro"'s staffing, management, budgeting, redaction, and organizational meetings, and enclosing copies of his correspondence with Jackson Davis of the General Education Board regarding Yale's potential involvement in/hosting of the initiative.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Phelps-Stokes Fund
1938 May 24
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed Thomas Jesse Jones; pointing out and correcting an error in the "Crisis"'s recent feature on Fourah Bay College.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Phelps-Stokes Fund
1932 Aug. 1
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Lenox (Mass.) - Commending him on his work on "Phylon" and calling his attention to a certain book in the Yale University Press catalog, enclosed.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958
1940 Dec. 21
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Washington (D.C.) - Expressing his approval of Du Bois's idea to fabricate a dummy of the Encyclopedia of the Negro and delineating some of its advantages.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958
1937 Mar. 6
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerns check from Phelps-Stokes Fund for W. E. B. Du Bois's expenses connected with the "Encyclopedia of the Negro."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Phelps-Stokes Fund
1935 June 4
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Anson Phelps Stokes; thanking him for his suggestions on the administrative management, financing, and planning of the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" and expressing his happiness to hear of "the reaction of persons interested" therein.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1938 June 2
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Lenox (Mass.) - Gladly agreeing to pay his travel expenses to Chicago to consult Edwin R. Embree and the Illinois Writers' Project regarding their collaboration on the "Encyclopedia of the Negro."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958
1941 Feb. 17
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Washington (D.C.) - List of "Other Suggested Directors" and "New Names for Consideration," most likely to do with the administration of "The Encyclopedia of the Negro" and drawn up in preparation for or summary of the March 12, 1932 Board meeting.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Phelps-Stokes Fund
1932 Mar. 12