Gallery view

1942 Feb. 10

Julius Rosenwald Fund

Letter from Julius Rosenwald Fund to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Edwin R. Embree; regretting that the Fund cannot help finance the forthcoming special issue of "Phylon" and hoping that the plan comes through anyway (see mums312-b099-i002 for details).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Apr. 17

Julius Rosenwald Fund

Letter from The Julius Rosenwald Fund to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning a cut or india ink drawing of a blueprint construction map showing the number and cost of all completed Rosenwald schools as of January 1, 1926. Signed by William C. Graves, secretary to Rosenwald.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Oct. 3

Julius Rosenwald Fund

Letter from Julius Rosenwald Fund to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Requesting that Du Bois post a notice of the 1939 fellowship program and enclosing a list of Fellows for 1938.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Dec. 18

Julius Rosenwald Fund

Letter from The Julius Rosenwald Fund to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning a map of rural schoolhouses for Black children being constructed by the Fund.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1942 Oct. 19

Julius Rosenwald Fund

Letter from Julius Rosenwald Fund to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Edwin R. Embree; describing the Fund's 1943 fellowship program and requesting his help in "finding an outstanding group of candidates" therefor; and enclosing a list of its 1942 recipients.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Feb. 19

Julius Rosenwald Fund

Letter from Julius Rosenwald Fund to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Julia Waxman, Secretary to Edwin R. Embree; describing the logistical factors and key players of the WPA Writers' Project's involvement in the "Encyclopedia of the Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Dec. 23

Julius Rosenwald Fund

Letter from The Julius Rosenwald Fund to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning the denial of Elizabeth Prophet's application for a fellowship.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Jan. 28

Julius Rosenwald Fund

Letter from Julius Rosenwald Fund to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Asking for a letter of recommendation for Professor Charles Sydnor of Duke University.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Nov. 14

Julius Rosenwald Fund

Telegram from Julius Rosenwald Fund to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Sent by Edwin R. Embree; inviting him to a Washington, D.C. conference on "Negro in economic recovery" on November 21: "no committee or formal meeting but effort by few of us to think through problems." Verso bears draft of Du Bois's pencilled affirmative response.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Nov. 24

Julius Rosenwald Fund

Letter from Julius Rosenwald Fund to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Alfred K. Stern; expressing his interest in the recent "Crisis" feature entitled "After College, What? for the Negro" and offering to furnish further information on the Woofter report on "Jobs for Negroes," for reproduction in the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers