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1936 May 14

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Telegram from Anson Phelps Stokes to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - "Entirely" approving his proposal to hire Ellen Irene Diggs as secretary, and assuring the concomitant payment from the Fund (see mums312-b080-i002 for details on arrangement).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Mar. 24

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Telegram from Anson Phelps Stokes to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Suggesting that when they reprint the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" circular that they omit a certain five lines "indicating your personal opinion several years ago that work should be edited entirely by Negroes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers