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

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1931 Apr. 20

Arthur, George R. (George Robert), b. 1879

Letter from George R. Arthur to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Arthur explains his part in the Woofter report; argues that "the findings of this report could be used as a basis for continued study and possibly program making by you and others from whom we have heard on the subject, a definite improvement of the economic condition of the Negro would prevail."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 June 25

Bousfield, M. O. (Midian Othello)

Letter from M. O. Bousfield to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Congratulating him on "Black Reconstruction," though he hasn't yet finished it: "I hasten to send you this note of encouragement and gratitude for such a book."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 May 24

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from Crisis Publishing Co. to Julius Rosenwald Fund

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to George Arthur; relaying that W. E. B. Du Bois is at present out of the city and noting that his recent correspondence has been forwarded to him in Atlanta.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Aug. 21

Davis, George

Letter from George Davis to Ginn and Co.

Beaufort (N.C.) - Concerning information about the Rosenwald Fund to help finance African American Schools in Beaufort, North Carolina.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Feb. 28

Davis, Harry E.

Letter from Harry E. Davis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cleveland (Ohio) - Concerning Davis's support for an NAACP resolution condemning the Julius Rosenwald Fund for funding of segregated institutions. Written on the letterhead of the Civil Service Commission.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Aug. 2

Davis, J. E.

Letter from J. E. Davis to Alfred K. Stern

Charlotte (N.C.) - The Housing Supervisor's note to the Fund's Director summarizing progress on his work, achievements in changing prevailing attitudes, and other accomplishments, all the fruits of "the lubrication contributed so unselfishly and so sympathetically by Mr. Rosenwald."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Jan. 6

Diggs, Ellen Irene, 1906-

Letter from Ellen Irene Diggs to Julius Rosenwald Fund

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Raymond Paty; in the absence of W. E. B. Du Bois, acknowledging his request for information on Marita Odette Bonner Occomy, and assuring it will be brought to his attention soon upon his return, "sometime the early part of February."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 June 3

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 Edwin R. Embree; upon the final payment of his fellowship grant, expressing great appreciation for the opportunity it lent him, and reflecting on the achievements he has made with its help throughout the past two years, and the steady progress of his studies and writings on Reconstruction and on "the history of the Negro, before, during and since the World ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Feb. 9

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 Edwin R. Embree; enclosing the promised report on the Land Grant College Social Studies Program and thanking him once again for his help and support.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Apr. 3

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting that he furnish a black-and-white map of "the schools which you have given colored people," to replace the blue print of same, from which he cannot make a reproduction for the purposes of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers