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1903 Feb. 21

A.C. McClurg & Co.

Letter from A.C. McClurg to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Regarding Du Bois' book, noting that the manuscript is about 250 pages, asking about the progress and length of the chapter on Sorrow Songs in order to provide for the paper and requesting two good photographs to use in publishing the book.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 May 22

Henderson, J. M.

Letter from J. Monroe Henderson to the Crisis

Chicago (Ill.) - Sending a photograph of Margaret E. Burns who will be receiving a degree from the University of Chicago, in the hopes of it being included in the Education Number of the Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1942 Feb. 10

Julius Rosenwald Fund

Letter from Julius Rosenwald Fund to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Edwin R. Embree; regretting that the Fund cannot help finance the forthcoming special issue of "Phylon" and hoping that the plan comes through anyway (see mums312-b099-i002 for details).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Oct. 27

Embree, Edwin R. (Edwin Rogers), 1883-1950

Letter from Edwin R. Embree to Rayford W. Logan

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerns the "Encyclopedia of the Negro." Written on Julius Rosenwald Fund letterhead.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 June 26

Stamps, J. E.

Letter from James E. Stamps to Ernest Alexander

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning James B. Cashin's views on the meeting of the Fisk University Executive Committee.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Nov. 26

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Hugh H. Smythe

Chicago (Ill.) - Enclosing his departmental report, due to the NAACP board by December 1; enclosing a speech and expecting him to "go over it and straighten out some of my writing"; relaying his c/o addresses in Chicago, Bulter, Pa., and Dayton, Ohio; and requesting he send a box of 50 cigarettes to meet him at the latter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 May 22

Johnson, Kathryn M.

Letter from Kathryn M. Johnson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Regarding the educational prospects of the Liberia-born Fatima Massaquoi, and seeking Du Bois's assistance in possibly placing her at Atlanta University, where she might teach language classes and continue her studies in Sociology.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 July 22

Chicago Forum Council . Open Forum Speakers Bureau

Letter from Open Forum Speakers Bureau to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning schedule of lecture dates for the 1928 season.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Apr. 17

Julius Rosenwald Fund

Letter from The Julius Rosenwald Fund to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning a cut or india ink drawing of a blueprint construction map showing the number and cost of all completed Rosenwald schools as of January 1, 1926. Signed by William C. Graves, secretary to Rosenwald.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Jan. 26

A.C. McClurg & Co.

Letter from A.C. McClurg & Co. to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed R. W. Barber, Publishing Dept.; thanking him for his recent letter (mums312-b125-i024) and confirming the shipping instructions provided therein.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers