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1940 Jan. 11

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Describing John Hope as "earnest and honest" and assuring "he would make the very best use of a scholarship given him."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Jan. 14

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Recommending a "Mr. Lawrence," and deeming him "a hard and intelligent worker."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Dec. 4

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Recommending Anita Thompson; describing her background and international travel and assuring that when last he knew her, "she was a brilliant and gifted young woman."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Feb. 13

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Recommending the renewal of Don Lee West's Fund fellowship; "I have great hopes in his work."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Jan. 19

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Declining to recommend Mrs. Occomy "as I know nothing about her work or development during the last ten or more years."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Feb. 13

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Recommending Murphy L. Kibbe for a Fund fellowship, on the basis of his fine performance, "clear mind and capacity for work" evidenced in Du Bois's classes at Atlanta University "about 1938."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Jan. 3

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Letter of recommendation for Robert A. Thompson. Repeating what was said on a previous letter, Du Bois writes that "he is a good man but not a genius". Previous recommendation from 1938 is also included.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Jan. 21

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Letter of recommendation for Robert A. Thompson. Du Bois writes that "he is an earnest man and a faithful worker and of good average intelligence".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Jan. 16

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Recommending a "Miss Earl," deeming her strength "in her earnest effort rather than in intellectual accomplishment."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 May

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Brief and somewhat hesitant letter of recommendation for Mr. Edward S. Silvera, upon whose "character or gifts as a student" he cannot comment, but attesting to his "unusual gift of expression" in poetry.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers