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1940 May 7

Spelman College

Circular letter from Spelman College to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Signed Florence M. Read, President; inviting him, among various faculty members, to informally meet the impendingly visiting bunch of Rockefeller Foundation and General Education Board officers and trustees; "Whether or not Mr. John D. Rockefeller III will be with the group I do not yet know."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Jan. 12

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to the teachers of Spelman College

Atlanta (Ga.) - Announcing his chairmanship of a committee "to ascertain the attitude of teachers of Morehouse and Spelman" towards the schools' retirement policies, and regretting that said committee can take no further action until those of the latter institution provide their opinion on said matter, by way of signing the precomposed statement therein enclosed.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers