Name

United States . Office of Education (69)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (50)
Caliver, Ambrose, 1894-1962 (25)
Studebaker, J. W. (John Ward), 1887-1989 (23)
Federal Forum Project (U.S.) (6)
Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977 (5)
Atlanta University (3)
Hope, John, 1868-1936 (3)
Blauch, Lloyd E., b. 1889 (2)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (2)
Robinson, James H. (2)
United States . Works Progress Administration (2)
White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955 (2)
American Federation of Musicians (1)
Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943 (1)
Crisis (Firm) (1)
Frazier, Ben W. (Benjamin William), b. 1892 (1)
Graham, Ethel K. (1)
Green, Philip Leonard (1)
Kinner, S. K. (1)
Klinefelter, C. F. (1)
Logan, Rayford Whittingham, 1897-1982 (1)
Petrillo, James C. (James Caesar), 1892-1984 (1)
Russell, John Dale, 1895- (1)
Smith, Paul E. (1)
United States . Government Printing Office (1)
Williams, Chester S. (Chester Sidney), 1907-1992 (1)

Topic

Education (5)
African Americans (4)
African American students (3)
Research (3)
African American universities and colleges (2)
Racism in textbooks (2)
African American musicians (1)
Civil War, 1861-1865 (1)
Emigration and immigration (1)
History (1)
Segregation in education (1)

Genre

Correspondence (59)
Blank forms (3)
Circular letters (3)
Brochures (2)
Letters of recommendation (2)
Outlines (documents) (2)
Proposals (2)
Telegrams (2)
Advertisements (1)
Announcements (1)
Application forms (1)
Fragments (object portions) (1)
Lists (document genres) (1)
Order forms (1)
Press releases (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (69)

Place

Washington (D.C.) (45)
Atlanta (Ga.) (15)
New York (N.Y.) (8)
United States (2)
Columbus (Ohio) (1)

 

 

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Atlanta (Ga.) - Signed Ambrose Caliver; relaying he has no information on or reference to the "Ideal Bible Institute of Illinois" referred to in his last letter.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

United States . Office of Education
1940 Nov. 30
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed James C. Petrillo; addressed to C. F. Klinefelter; authorizing the radio program's non-commercial featuring of "such colored artists as Noble Sissle, Jimmie Lunceford, Duke Ellington, Cab Calloway and Count Basie."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

American Federation of Musicians
1941 Aug. 7
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Washington (D.C.) - Signed J. W. Studebaker, Commissioner; addressed to President John Hope; describing the scope and purposes of the Research in Universities Project and seeking the institution's participation therein.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

United States . Office of Education
1936 Jan. 24
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New York (N.Y.) - Asking for the latest issue of the pamphlet containing a list of all schools and colleges in the United States.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977
1947 Oct. 27
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to J. W. Studebaker; regretting that his impending international travel prevents him from serving as a forum leader, as kindly suggested in his correspondence of April 6 (mums312-b080-i403).
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1936 Apr. 10
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Washington (D.C.) - Signed Ambrose Caliver, Senior Specialist in the Education of Negroes; relaying the success and positive reception of the Office's new radio program and seeking Du Bois's own comments thereon.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

United States . Office of Education
1941 Oct. 27
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Washington (D.C.) - Signed J. W. Studebaker, Commissioner of Education; thanking him for agreeing to serve on the advisory committee to the new radio program on "Negro participation in American life."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

United States . Office of Education
1941 Feb. 28
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to LLoyd E. Blauch; recommending Frances Ethlynde Johnson for a fellowship under the Office's auspices, and affirming, "she is a young woman of intelligence and character."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1939 Dec. 20
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New York (N.Y.) - Explaining that he and W. E. B. Du Bois are working on a project concerning the education of the "Negro," and that they would like information on the "reduction of illiteracy among American Negroes."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977
1947 Oct. 27
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Washington (D.C.) - Describes the 1936-1937 Federal Forum Project program and plans for the 1937-1938 program.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

United States . Office of Education
1937 Sept. 18