Gallery view

1928 Jan.

Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939

Statement by Benjamin Brawley with reference to his rejection of the Harmon Second Award in Education

Raleigh (N.C.) - Concerning Brawley's reasons for refusing the Harmon Second Award.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Jan. 9

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

Letter from John W. Parker to W. E. B. Du Bois

Fayetteville (N.C.) - Reminding him of their two-years-hence correspondence regarding Benjamin Brawley and hoping to resume it, for use in the biography he is drafting.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Dec. 18

Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939

Letter from Brooklyn Clerical League to W. E. B. Du Bois

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

1931 Dec. 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Benjamin Brawley

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting a recent photo of him, as "the one which I have is several years old."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Jan. 6

Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939

Letter from Benjamin Brawley to W. E. B. Du Bois

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

1938 May 26

Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939

Letter from Benjamin Brawley to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Requesting information on where to find a copy of Du Bois's brochure "A Pageant in Seven Decades".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Jan. 7

Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939

Letter from Benjamin Brawley to W. E. B. Du Bois

Raleigh (N.C.) - Concerning Brawley's Harmon Second Award in Education. Written on the letterhead of the Home Mission College Review.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 June 8

Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939

Review of 'Black Reconstruction' by Benjamin Brawley

Washington (D.C.) - Reviewing the scope, impact, and eloquent writing of "Black Reconstruction," and urging that the work "should go far in revising the traditional view of one of the most critical periods of our history."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Jan. 8

Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939

Letter from Benjamin Brawley to W. E. B. Du Bois

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

1919 June 19

Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939

Letter from Benjamin Brawley to W. E. B. Du Bois

Durham (N.C.) - Concerning Brawley's possible assistance on Du Bois's history of African Americans during World War I. Written on letterhead of Association of Colleges for Negro Youth.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers