Gallery view

1936 May 22

Shields, W. A.

Letter from W. A. Shields to Anson Phelps Stokes

Atlanta (Ga.) - Signed by Acting Secretary to W. E. B. Du Bois; confirming receipt of his recent correspondence with Hallie E. Queen (mums312-b080-i028, i029).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Sept. 26

Shields, W. A.

Letter from W. A. Shields to Rayford W. Logan

Tuskegee (Ala.) - Enclosing a set of letters regarding "The Encyclopedia of the Negro" for his consideration.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 July 6

Shields, W. A.

Letter from W. A. Shields to Charles B. Bailey

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerning the absence of W. E. B. Du Bois and a letter written by Bailey to Anson Phelps Stokes regarding field work to be done on the proposed "Encyclopedia of the Negro".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 July 24

Shields, W. A.

Memorandum from W. A. Shields to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Listing the names of representatives who have sought to arrange lectures by W. E. B. Du Bois; noting the remarkable mail received at the Atlanta office during his absence; and briefly summarizing progress made on the "Encyclopedia of the Negro." Verso bears notes on some American cities pertaining to the former.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Jan. 2

Shields, W. A.

Letter from W. A. Shields to W. E. B. Du Bois

Tuskegee (Ala.) - Shields welcomes Du Bois back to the United States; sends a report of expenditures.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Jan. 2

Shields, W. A.

Report of summer expenditures

Tuskegee (Ala.) - Report to Du Bois of expenditures during the summer of 1936.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 June 24

Shields, W. A.

Letter from W. A. Shields to New Republic

Atlanta (Ga.) - Signed W. A. Shields, Acting Secretary; in W. E. B. Du Bois's absence, acknowledging his recent correspondence, and effectively answering its query relative his non-affiliation with the NAACP and "The Crisis" and his capacities as lecturer at Atlanta University and Editor of the proposed "Encyclopedia of the Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 June 30

Shields, W. A.

Letter from W. A. Shields to H. Bryan

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerning the absence of W. E. B. Du Bois and the forwarding of Bryan's letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Mar. 20

Tuskegee Institute

Letter from Tuskegee Institute to W. E. B. Du Bois

Tuskegee (Ala.) - Signed W. A. Shields; confirming his attendance at the impending Phylon Institute, as well as that of Drs. Ralph N. Davis and Charles G. Gomillion.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Aug. 7

Moton, Robert Russa, 1867-1940

Letter from R. R. Moton to W. A. Shields

Capahosic (Va.) - Offering "no criticisms or suggestions" on the list of proposed subjects for the "Encyclopedia of the Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers