Gallery view

1932

Rubye Sampson

Georgia - Bust portrait in three quarter profile of young woman in front of painted backdrop. Caption: Miss Rubye Sampson, Spellman College, A.B. Degree, 1932, First honor student

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Dec. 6

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Spelman College

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Florence M. Read; thanking her for the photos enclosed in her last letter (mums312-b180-i323) and pledging to get straight to work on his "Crisis" editorial on the College.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 June 26

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Spelman College

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to the President; requesting that she furnish concrete figures on the College's present endowment, gifts, and other sources of funding.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Dec. 4

Spelman College

Letter from Spelman College to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Signed Florence M. Read; enclosing, under separate cover, photos of the campus and a portrait of herself, for reprint in the "Crisis"; reminding him of his alleged "readiness to help Mr. Hope in his Morehouse endowment campaign"; and reflecting on the pleasure of having recently hosted him at the College.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Jan. 22

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Spelman College

New York (N.Y.) - Encouraging the President to take out regular ads for the school in the "Crisis," on the basis of its scope, focus, circulation, and renown.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Dec. 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Spelman College

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Florence M. Read; as in mums312-b180-i324, thanking her for the photos enclosed in her last letter (mums312-b180-i323) and pledging to get straight to work on his "Crisis" editorial on the College.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 May 27

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Spelman College

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Florence Read; strongly recommending that the College advertise in the columns of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 June 10

Spelman College

Letter from Spelman College to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Signed Olive Kennedy, secretary to Florence Read; acknowledging his recent letter (mums312-b183-i370) and pledging to bring it to Read's attention promptly upon her return to the office.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 May 3

Spelman College

Letter from Spelman College to Crisis

Atlanta (Ga.) - Signed Florence M. Reed; addressed to Business Manager Pierce McN. Thompson; noting a clerical error in the magazine's recent invoice to the College.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Feb. 6

Spelman College

Letter from Spelman College to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Signed Florence M. read; describing the "shock of surprise and pleasure" she experienced upon seeing the recent "Crisis" feature on the College and commenting briefly on its terse treatment of Morehouse.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers