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1925 Oct. 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to T. J. Woofter, Jr.

New York (N.Y.) - Soliciting from him a short article on his opinion of "the attitude of the younger generation of educated Southerners toward the younger generation of educated Negroes," for publication in a forthcoming number of the "Crisis," and enclosing a sample copy of the magazine.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Dec. 2

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Edward C. Mickey

New York (N.Y.) - Per his request (mums312-b176-i399), returning one of the photos he'd earlier furnished the "Crisis," and pledging to send the remaining ones soon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 June 17

Mickey, Edward C.

Letter from E. C. Mickey to W. E. B. Du Bois

Charleston (S.C.) - Enclosing materials on the South Carolina Women's Federation and other education-related matter, which "I am sure will interest you."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 July 16

Van Matre, Leora

Letter from Leora Van Matre to W. E. B. Du Bois

Marion (Ind.) - Per his queries (mums312-b174-i454, i455), fearing she is not a "very capable judge" of the situation at Ingleside, Virginia, but expressing doubt in the ability of the school's administration and faculty, and suggesting that the time is approaching when "such schools as Ingleside will cease to exist."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Aug. 8

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Christena Williams

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a request to the NAACP, from Clinton, Oklahoma citizens, to assist in finding a suitable teacher and school house for the black schools of the town.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 May 25

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

Circular letter from Crisis to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Asking a series of six questions on the African American enrollment at various educational institutions; the degrees to be conferred thereto; the name and address of particularly accomplished students; inter-collegiate debates hosted by the institution; and the "most significant event" in its history.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 July 14

Williams, Christena

Letter from Christena Williams to W. E. B. Du Bois

Clinton (Okla.) - Concerning a request to the NAACP, from Clinton, Oklahoma citizens, to assist in finding a suitable teacher and school house for the black schools of the town. Letter is "signed" by 12 residents.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Mar. 17

Phelps-Stokes Fund

Letter from Phelps-Stokes Fund to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Anson Phelps Stokes; citing some notes from the Fund's 1925 annual meeting, regarding a proposed "re-survey of Negro Colleges"; discussing the parameters of its administration thereof, as well as those of the National Association of Teachers in Colored Schools; and seeking Du Bois's thoughts on the Fund's role therein.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Sept. 6

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to H. H. Kroll

New York (N.Y.) - Per his suggestion (mums312-b168-i543), welcoming from him an article on his education work in the Southern States and noting that the "Crisis" is "only too anxious to note every step of advance in inter-racial relations in the South."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Jan. 15

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to James W Johnson

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning an appeal to the Garland Fund to fund a study of Black common schools.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers