173 results found for: name:"Embree, Edwin R. (Edwin Rogers), 1883-1950"

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1950

Edwin Rogers Embree death announcement

Announcing the death of Edwin Embree and the memorial service to be held at the Bond Chapel at the University of Chicago.

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

1948 Feb. 5

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

Letter from Edwin R. Embree to Hugh H. Smythe

Chicago (Ill.) - Written on Julius Rosenwald Fund stationary; mentioning that he would be glad to comply with Smythe's suggestion in his note from February 3rd.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Nov. 5

Logan, Rayford Whittingham, 1897-1982

Letter from Rayford W. Logan to Edwin R. Embree

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerns the "Encyclopedia of the Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Mar. 21

Letter from undisclosed correspondent to Rosenwald Fund

New York (N.Y.) - Signed by secretary; addressed to Edwin R. Embree; confirming receipt of his letter of March 18, relaying it has been duly forwarded to W. E. B. Du bois at Atlanta University, and assuring he will be glad to see its contents.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Apr. 28

Julius Rosenwald Fund

Letter from Julius Rosenwald Fund to W. C. Matney

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Edwin R. Embree; thanking him for his letter and enclosures of April 22 (mums312-b079-i190) and assuring that the "whole matter of cooperatives among Negroes" is being borne in mind: "we are consulting Mr. Tage Palm about ways in which we could be most helpful."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Apr. 22

Matney, William C.

Letter from W. C. Matney to Julius Rosenwald Fund

Bluefield (W. Va.) - Addressed to Edwin R. Embree; enclosing a set of letters evidencing widespread interest in "consumers' co-operation among Negroes and whites"; suggesting the formal organization of such a society and noting W. E. B. Du Bois's idea of such a notion; and hoping that the Fund "may undertake some phase of the Co-operative program."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Jan. 2

DuBois, Rachel Davis

Letter from Rachel Davis DuBois to Rosenwald Fund

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Edwin Embree; describing recent troubles securing the financial support of other cultural institutions and foundations, and inquiring if it would be possible for the Rosenwald Fund "to grant us three thousand dollars to finish our programs in the fifteen schools and to publish our report."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Oct. 21

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Letter from Hugh H. Smythe to Edwin R. Embree

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining that he wrote a review of Embree's book, "Peoples of the Earth."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Jan. 10

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

Letter from Edwin R. Embree to unidentified correspondent

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerns recommendation of the City-Wide Young People's Forum in Baltimore. Probably to W. E. B. Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers