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

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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

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

1926 Apr. 20

Julius Rosenwald Fund

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

Nashville (Tenn.) - Concerning the absence of C. L . Smith and a drawing of a blueprint construction map showing the number and cost of all completed Rosenwald schools as of January 1, 1926. Signed by Bessie Carney.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Feb. 11

Julius Rosenwald Fund

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

Chicago (Ill.) - Noting that the sketch of Aaron Douglas will be sent shortly.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Jan. 17

Julius Rosenwald Fund

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

Chicago (Ill.) - In answer to his query of mums312-b060-i403 regarding possibly funding his research into "the Negro and Reconstruction," enclosing a statement concerning the Woofter Report therein mentioned, and pledging to talk the matter over with Mr. Arthur and have a reply within a few days.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Aug. 3

Julius Rosenwald Fund

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

Nashville (Tenn.) - Concerning a copy of the Rural Schoolhouse Construction Report and a printable version of a blueprint of Rosenwald school construction projects. Signed by S. L. Smith.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Jan. 25

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 James T. Wardlaw. Du Bois writes that "...if he had further training he might make a very excellent social worker".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Jan. 9

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Describing Dorsey's "brilliant mind" and "erratic" work habits, and suggesting "he probably knows more about American communists than most people."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 July 12

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Rufus Lorem; bidding he disregard his letter of the previous day, complaining of unpaid fees (mums312-b071-i467): "the check has been received from Mrs. Wilson today."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers