Gallery view

1936 Feb. 26

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to United States Federal Emergency Relief Administration

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Tage Palm; asking a series of questions regarding "co-operative efforts among colored people."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 May 7

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Ira de Augustine

Atlanta (Ga.) - In search of "the best short statement concerning the present strength of the shop union in the ranks of organized labor and the present size of left-wing unionism," such that he may satisfactorily defend recent claims before the A. F. of L. and craft unions.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Feb. 26

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to United States Federal Emergency Relief Administration

Atlanta (Ga.) - Original copy of mums312-b080-i385, bearing in pencil what are presumably Palm's answers to the three questions therein posed.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Oct. 24

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

Proposal: The Negro Population of the United States -- A Study in the Contemporary Culture of the American Negro

Atlanta (Ga.) - Describing the study's preliminary goals and purported background; outlining the project and detailing its procedural components; describing its approaches, data sources, methods of inquiry, chronological protocol and procedures; and attaching appendices on the study's specific modes and subjects of inquiry, financial requirements, and methods of evaluation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Feb. 27

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

A tentative plan looking toward consumers' and producers' cooperation among American Negroes and Negroes the world over

Atlanta (Ga.) - Outlining a 6-step plan to promote the co-operative movement to improve economic conditions and access of African Americans and those of African descent abroad.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 May 12

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to John P. Whittaker and Rufus Clement

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerning graduation requirements for Marie Freeman and the issue of last minute notifications of student graduation shortfalls.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to President Hope on affiliations with labor unions

Atlanta (Ga.) - Calling for "honest dealing on the part of organized labor with black labor"; referring specifically to the case and desert of Architect Paul Williams; and suggesting the draft of how "the answer, as it seems to me, should read."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1942 Feb. 26

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

Memo from W. E. B. Du Bois to Ira De A. Reid

Atlanta (Ga.) - Explaining that he has written to the heads of the Social Science Departments at local high schools and Mr. Bell of the Urban League announcing the lecture series to be given by E. Franklin Frazier.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Feb. 7

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Oberlaender Trust

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to the Board of Directors. Proposes a study of industrial education in Germany and how it might be applied to African American industrial schools.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Oct. 24

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

Summary of 'The American Negro: His History, Present Condition, Prospects'

Atlanta (Ga.) - Attaching and briefly introducing a proposal for a University-backed study on "The American Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers