191 results found for: name:"Banks, W. R. (Willette Rutherford)"

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1930 July 9

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to W. R. Banks

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the possible publication of Du Bois' commencement address at Howard University.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Dec. 3

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to W. R. Banks

New York (N.Y.) - Fondly recalling their first meeting in 1909 and reflecting on the many years of their friendship; struggling to "find words with which to congratulate you upon what you have done"; and hoping that his remaining years are as joyful and productive.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Apr. 11

Banks, W. R. (Willette Rutherford)

Letter from W. R. Banks to W. E. B. Du Bois

Prairie View (Tex.) - Concerning the outcome of the Eleventh Educational Conference and the presentation by Professor Bullock.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Feb. 26

Banks, W. R. (Willette Rutherford)

Letter from W. R. Banks to W. E. B. Du Bois

Prairie View (Tex.) - Thanking him for his recent visit and inquiring as to "the amount of money you received from the places you visited," such that he can "check up on the places that did not come up to our agreement."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Feb. 8

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to W. R. Banks

Atlanta (Ga.) - Describing the caveats and possible advantages of his recent offer to teach one semester at New York University during the 1941-42 school year, and discussing how it might impact his career at Atlanta Univeristy.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1942 Feb. 2

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to W. R. Banks

Atlanta (Ga.) - Responding to a previous letter; mentioning that he is not worried, as he has not sold his opinions to anyone in secret.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Feb. 5

Banks, W. R. (Willette Rutherford)

Letter from W. R. Banks to W. E. B. Du Bois

Prairie View (Tex.) - Responding to a previous letter; providing sources that might contain information on the accreditation process of "Negro" colleges.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Aug. 21

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

Tribute to W. R. Banks

New York (N.Y.) - Describing his longstanding admiration of W. R. Banks, and deeming him a "modest" and "great man" who "deserves great honor and wide recognition."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Nov. 22

Sage, Dean, 1875-1943

Letter from Dean Sage to W. R. Banks

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining that he has talked to Du Bois and Rufus Clement, and hopes that they can find a solution to their disagreement without his involvement.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Apr. 6

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to W. R. Banks

Atlanta (Ga.) - Du Bois asks: "Did the Negro have any part in the defense of the Alamo, or did he take part in the Texas Republic of 1836?".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers