Name

Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939 (77)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (55)
Phelps-Stokes Fund (10)
Crisis (Firm) (4)
Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958 (4)
Home Mission College Review (3)
Parker, John W. (John Wilhelm), 1897-1969 (3)
Woodson, Carter Godwin, 1875-1950 (3)
Jackson, R. N. (2)
Malvan, Irene C. (2)
Shields, W. A. (2)
Allison, Madeline G. (1)
American Center of P.E.N. (1)
Anti-slavery and Aborigines Protection Society (Great Britain) (1)
Association for the Study of Negro Life and History, inc. (1)
Cromwell, Otelia, 1874-1972 (1)
Dictionary of American Biography (1)
Dillard, J. H. (James Hardy), 1856-1940 (1)
Encyclopedia of the Negro, inc. . Board of Directors (1)
Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938 (1)
Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt), 1890-1976 (1)
Jones, Arthur H. (1)
Jones, Eugene Kinckle, 1885-1954 (1)
Journal of Negro History (1)
Leland, Waldo Gifford, 1879-1966 (1)
Locke, Alain LeRoy, 1886-1954 (1)
Loram, C. T. (Charles Templeman), 1879-1940 (1)
Loram, C. T. (Charles Templeman), 1879-1940 (1)
Macmillan Company (1)
Morehouse College (Atlanta, Ga.) (1)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (1)
Pan African Congress (1)
Phylon (1940) (1)
Read, Florence Matilda (1)
Schomburg, Arthur Alfonso, 1874-1938 (1)
Shaw University (1)
Spingarn, Joel Elias, 1875-1939 (1)
Weatherford, Willis D. (Willis Duke), 1875-1970 (1)
Wesley, Charles H. (Charles Harris), 1891-1987 (1)
White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955 (1)
Work, Monroe Nathan (1)

Topic

African Americans (6)
Encyclopedias (4)
World War, 1914-1918 (3)
History (2)
Participation, African American (2)
Bibliography (1)
Education (1)
Finance, Personal (1)
Libraries (1)
Literary prizes (1)

Genre

Correspondence (64)
Agendas (administrative records) (2)
Biographies (documents) (2)
Administrative reports (1)
Booklets (1)
Circulars (fliers) (1)
Fragments (object portions) (1)
Gelatin silver prints (1)
Leaflets (printed works) (1)
Lists (document genres) (1)
Memorandums (1)
Outlines (documents) (1)
Photographs (1)
Proclamations (1)
Reviews (document genre) (1)
Rosters (1)
Telegrams (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (77)

Place

Washington (D.C.) (27)
New York (N.Y.) (23)
Raleigh (N.C.) (11)
Atlanta (Ga.) (9)
Fayetteville (N.C.) (2)
Brockton (Mass.) (1)
Durham (N.C.) (1)
Greensboro (N.C.) (1)
North Carolina (1)
United Stated (1)
United States (1)
Waco (Tex.) (1)

 

 

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Washington (D.C.) - Concerns forthcoming conference about the "Encyclopedia of the Negro." Also refers to minutes from previous meeting.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939
1932 Jan. 6
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New York (N.Y.) - Asking if the business manager and matron at Shaw University are "colored or white."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 July 7
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Washington (D.C.) - Thanking Du Bois's for sending a copy of "A Pageant in Seven Decades" and his reaction.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939
1938 May 31
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Washington (D.C.) - Finding Du Bois' position on "The Encyclopedia of the Negro" "perfectly reasonable and defensible" and relaying that he will find, at the upcoming conference thereon, "some men who are sympathetic with your point of view"; and pledging to soon send a recent photo, as requested earlier (see mums312-b057-i440).
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939
1931 Dec. 18
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New York (N.Y.) - Regarding "this Negro encyclopedia" -- "The Encyclopedia of the Negro" -- enclosing two related letters and a memo he had planned to send but has not yet; relaying that he shall attend the upcoming conference, but cautioning, "when I get down there, this is the thesis that I am going to defend, and I am going to defend it to the death."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1931 Dec. 17
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Raleigh (N.C.) - Concerning inability to attend planned Pan African Conference trip. Written on the letterhead of "The Home Mission College Review"
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939
1929 Mar. 2
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Raleigh (N.C.) - Concerning a revised edition of Brawley's text, "New Era Declamations", and a text by Brawley's father, "Sin and Salvation" published by Judson Press (Philadelphia), agency for the American Baptist Publication Society.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939
1927 Jan. 8
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New York (N.Y.) - Returning letter by Anson Phelps Stokes.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1932 Oct. 21
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Washington (D.C.) - Signed Anson Phelps Stokes, Chairman, and Benjamin Brawley, Secretary; addressed to Carter G. Woodson. Addressing systematically the matter of Woodson's contentious abstention from participation in the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" project; and in response to a January 1932 article declaring said endeavor "a duplication of effort," enclosing a statement asserting its nec... more
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Phelps-Stokes Fund
1932 Apr. 19
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Outlining Benjamin Brawley's upbringing, training, career, philosophy, accomplishments, influences, and legacy. Parker's hand-penned note indicates intention to develop the piece into a book-length bio.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Parker, John W. (John Wilhelm), 1897-1969
1949 Mar.