Name

Shields, W. A. (82)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (26)
Tuskegee Institute (9)
Du Bois, Nina (8)
Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958 (5)
Encyclopedia of the Negro, inc. (3)
Phylon Institute (1941) (3)
Adams, Numa P. G. (Numa Pompilius Garfield), 1885-1940 (2)
Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939 (2)
Harcourt Brace & Company (2)
Logan, Rayford Whittingham, 1897-1982 (2)
Moton, Robert Russa, 1867-1940 (2)
Osborne, Herman P. (2)
Pittsburg Courier Publishing Co. (2)
Russell, Charles Edward, 1860-1941 (2)
Adams, Edward C. L. (Edward Clarkson Leverett), 1876-1946 (1)
Adult Education Council of Chicago (1)
Aery, William Anthony (1)
Aryan path (1)
Bailey, Charles B. (1)
Banks, Myrtle (1)
Bliven, Bruce, 1889-1977 (1)
Bond, Horace Mann, 1904-1972 (1)
Brackett, D. S. (1)
Bryan, H. (1)
Caliver, Ambrose, 1894-1962 (1)
Chivers, W. R. (Willette Rutherford) (1)
Cooperative Bureau for Teachers (1)
Crisis (Firm) (1)
Cuff, Margaret G. (1)
Evans, B. B. (1)
Feger, Hattie (1)
Hankins, Frank Hamilton, 1877- (1)
Hinkson, De Haven (1)
Holmes, Dwight Oliver Wendell, 1877-1963 (1)
Horne, Frank (1)
Huntington, Rachel L. (1)
Jones, Thomas Jesse, 1873-1950 (1)
Negro History Club (1)
New Republic (1)
Queen, Hallie E. (1)
Richardson, Martin D. (1)
Roberts, Glaucia B. (1)
Ross, Edward Alsworth, 1866-1951 (1)
Smith, Ruth G. (1)
Spingarn, Joel Elias, 1875-1939 (1)
Tanneyhill, Ann (1)
Thompson, Sarah E. (1)
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 (1)
Watson, Mary Abell (1)
Waxman, Julia (1)

Topic

African Americans (7)
Cooperative societies (4)
Encyclopedias (3)
African American authors (1)
African Americans in medicine (1)
American literature (1)
Bibliographies (1)
Finance, Personal (1)

Genre

Correspondence (78)
Memorandums (7)
Financial records (2)
Lists (document genres) (1)
Postcards (1)
Reports (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (82)

Place

Atlanta (Ga.) (46)
Tuskegee (Ala.) (9)
Washington (D.C.) (8)
New York (N.Y.) (7)
United States (4)
Capahosic (Va.) (2)
Chicago (Ill.) (2)
Danville (Vt.) (1)
Hampton (Va.) (1)
Jacksonville (Fla.) (1)
Madison (Wis.) (1)
Northampton (Mass.) (1)
Philadelphia (Pa.) (1)
Richmond (Va.) (1)
Tuskegee Institute (Ala.) (1)

 

 

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Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerning the absence of W. E. B. Du Bois and Adams's request for the names of prominent African American doctors. Written on the back of Adams's letter to Du Bois.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Shields, W. A.
1936 June 5
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Tuskegee (Ala.) - Signed W. A. Shields; per his query (mums312-b096-i278), regretting the non-existence of an "authentic list" of all "cooperative efforts among American Negroes," and referring him thereon to Wallace Campbell of the Cooperative League, and Edward Yeomans, at the Southeastern Cooperative Education Association.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Tuskegee Institute
1941 Mar. 29
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Tuskegee (Ala.) - Signed W. A. Shields; expressing his interest in the impending Phylon Institute, and relaying a copy of their annual Credit Union Report, at the request of Sociology professor Charles G. Gomillion.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Tuskegee Institute
1941 Feb. 7
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Tuskegee (Ala.) - Signed W. A. Shields; confirming his attendance at the impending Phylon Institute and thanking him for the recently enclosed tentative program therefor.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Tuskegee Institute
1941 Apr. 15
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Washington (D.C.) - Concerning Adams's suggestions for subjects in the proposed "Encyclopedia of the Negro". Written on the letterhead of Howard University.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Adams, Numa P. G. (Numa Pompilius Garfield), 1885-1940
1936 Aug. 7
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Tuskegee (Ala.) - Signed W. A. Shields; describing an operative cooperative in the Tuskegee community and inviting Du Bois to address the student body "in an effort to encourage the organization of a campus co-op."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Tuskegee Institute
1941 Feb. 11
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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)

Moton, Robert Russa, 1867-1940
1936 Aug. 7
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Washington (D.C.) - Concerning an outline on a section on "America" for the proposed "Encyclopedia of the Negro".
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939
1936 July 28
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Confirming receipt of her recent letter to W. E. B. Du Bois; noting that he will be out of the country through January 1937; and providing the addresses she requested in her correspondence (those of Roy Wilkins, Elmer Anderson Carter, and Joseph J. Boris).
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Shields, W. A.
1936 June 13
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Atlanta (Ga.) - On behalf of W. E. B. Du Bois, acknowledging receipt of his recent letter, mums312-b080-i207, and directing him to where he might acquire a copy of "Black Reconstruction."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Shields, W. A.
1936 July 21