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1941

United States . Office of Education

Circular letter from United States Office of Education to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed J. W. Studebaker, Commissioner; addressed to "Fellow-worker"; enclosing an advertisement for the Office's new radio program and enumerating 7 ways to "help promote the effectiveness of this enterprise."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Feb. 13

United States . Office of Education

Letter from United States Office of Education to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Ambrose Caliver, Senior Specialist in the Education of Negroes; inviting him to serve on the advisory committee for a prospective "series of dramatized radio broadcasts on the participation of Negroes in American life."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Sept. 18

United States . Office of Education

Statement of plans for the federal forum demonstrations

Washington (D.C.) - Describes the 1936-1937 Federal Forum Project program and plans for the 1937-1938 program.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Jan. 17

United States . Office of Education

Letter from United States Office of Education to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Philip Leonard Green, Research Director; seeking his assistance on building up the "extensive factual background" of the radio program "Americans All - Immigrants All."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Jan. 10

United States . Office of Education

Letter from United States Office of Education to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed J. W. Studebaker, Commissioner; acknowledging and thanking him for his compliments on the radio series "Americans All - Immigrants All."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Aug. 7

American Federation of Musicians

Letter from American Federation of Musicians of the United States and Canada to United States Office of Education

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

1941 Oct. 15

United States . Office of Education

Letter from United States Office of Education to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Ambrose Caliver, Senior Specialist in the Education of Negroes; relaying President Roosevelt's appreciation and support of the first episode of the Office's new radio program on "the participation of Negroes in American life."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Nov. 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to United States Office of Education

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to the Commissioner; advising him to consult the "Crisis" for "a number of special studies of Negro Education in America."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Jan. 27

United States . Office of Education

Letter from The United States Department of the Interior Office of Education to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Concerning an invitation to Du Bois to serves as a consultant for a national conference "to consider special problems involved in the education of Negroes".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Jan. 17

United States . Office of Education

Letter from Office of Education, United States Department of the Interior to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - From Ambrose Caliver, Specialist in the Education of Negroes. Concerns Bulletin 1930, No. 28, on land grant colleges and universities. Clarifies information found in the tables to compare income for black colleges and white colleges.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers