307 results found for: name:"Julius Rosenwald Fund"

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1931 Jan. 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Edwin R. Embree

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois asks for Embree's permission for the Crisis to reproduce the cut of Aaron Douglas.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Oct. 22

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Edwin R. Embree

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois reminds Embree about Clark Foreman.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Feb. 18

Julius Rosenwald Fund

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

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed George R. Arthur; thanking him for, and agreeing wholeheartedly with, his recent letter (mums312-b183-i260); and attempting to explain why "Opportunity" ended up with a feature on the Fund's housing project which was originally intended for use by the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 June 26

Julius Rosenwald Fund

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

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Edwin Embree; regarding the start date of the fellowship the Fund has awarded him, and attempting to arrange a time to meet upon Embree's forthcoming visit to New York.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 June 30

Julius Rosenwald Fund

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

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Francis W. Shepardson, Secretary and Acting Director; pointing out and correcting an error in the July "Crisis"'s mention of the Fund and of the details of its finances.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Nov. 15

Julius Rosenwald Fund

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

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Edwin R. Embree; thanking him for his affirmative reply to the invitation to a Washington, D.C. conference on "the economic progress of the Negro"; describing the event in question and its essential aims and goals; and briefly relaying logistical details pertaining to the trip. Verso bears Du Bois's pencilled notes: "June - rest, July - work, August - rest, Sept ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 June 6

Julius Rosenwald Fund

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

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Edwin R. Embree; returning Du Bois's personal copy of the address he gave at the Washington, D.C. conference, and thanking him for furnishing (and delivering!) it; expressing interest in the Amenia Conference and recommending they invite Howard Shaw thereto.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Dec. 20

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to George E. Arthur; requesting a copy of the Rosenwald report on hospitals.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Apr. 4

Phelps-Stokes Fund

Letter from Phelps-Stokes Fund to Julius Rosenwald Fund

Lenox (Mass.) - Signed Anson Phelps Stokes; addressed to Arna Bontempts; following up the recent meeting between Bontemps and W. E. B. Du Bois regarding the WPA Writers' Project's potential involvement in the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" project, and seeking a letter from him "telling in your own way, and as definitely as possible," how the initiative might benefit from inter-foundational cooperation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Dec. 14

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Recording the completion of the study of Reconstruction and the publication of the corresponding book, and thanking the Fund for its support thereof, without which, the project would have been impossible.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers