Gallery view

1934 Sept. 7

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Social Science Research Council

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a date for a meeting to discuss Du Bois's request for an application for a grant in aid of research from the Council to finish his book on the history of black soldiers during World War I.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Nov. 16

Young, Donald, 1898-1977

Letter from Donald Young to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Young asks Du Bois to review his book, "American Minority Peoples."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Nov. 30

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Social Science Research Council

Atlanta (Ga.) - Expressing interest in their grant-in-aid program to financially assist one of his two current projects: that concerning "the part which the Negro the world over played in the World War," and the compilation of his autobiography.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Nov. 1

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Social Science Research Council

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Donald Young; alerting him to the three copies of "Black Folk: Then and Now" on their way for consideration for the John Anisfield Award.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Mar. 21

Letter from unidentified correspondent to Social Science Research Council

Atlanta (Ga.) - Signed by Secretary to W. E. B. Du Bois; addressed to Donald Young; confirming receipt of his letter of March 20, and relaying that it has been duly forwarded.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Apr. 15

Social Science Research Council (U.S.)

Letter from Social Science Research Council to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Donald Young; per his request (see mums312-b096-i441), regretting that the copies of "Dusk of Dawn" submitted to the John Anisfield award are not available for return, and suggesting that "this is the customary procedure in practically all such prize competitions."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Apr. 1

Social Science Research Council (U.S.)

Letter from Social Science Research Council to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Carolyn E. Allen; enclosing a check for $300, constituting the first installment of his grant, and bidding he confirm receipt thereof.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Jan.

Social Science Research Council (U.S.)

Social Science Research Council grants-in-aid announcement

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the aim, scope, and application process for the Council's grants-in-aid of research to southern social scientists.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Jan. 12

Social Science Research Council (U.S.)

Letter from Social Science Research Council to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledging the Council's receipt of "Black Folk: Then and Now."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers