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1941 Mar. 29

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Statement of Committee on Status of Negro Americans in War Industries as adopted March 29, 1941

New York (N.Y.) - Seeking and outlining a course towards "justice for Negro Americans in the program for National Defense," for the consideration of "the American people, and more particularly of leaders in government, industry, labor and the organs of public opinion."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Sept. 8

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Africa and the proposed peace plans

New York (N.Y.) - Invoking President Roosevelt, Pope Pius XII, British Christian Leaders, and Winston Churchill, in a plea for justice, equality, and liberty throughout the African continent.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Sept. 9

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Memorandum from Anson Phelps Stokes to Thomas Jesse Jones

New York (N.Y.) - Conveying his and W. E. B. Du Bois's encouragement of the Fund's $100 gift towards Tracy Phillip's travel expenses to the Economic Conference in Atlanta.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1943 Apr. 2

Organizing Committee for an International Conference on Africa

Proposed Conference on Africa Preliminary memorandum

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the origins of the idea for the Conference, the outcomes of the recent Washington meeting and Organizing Committee meetings, listing the names and affiliation of current Committee members, and listing the four sub-committees so far established.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Mar.

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Memorandum on the 'Encyclopedia of the Negro'

Washington (D.C.) - Describing the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" project's origins, founders, executive committee members, proposed scope, timeliness, content structure and organization, duties and obligations of the advisory board, contributors, headquarters, tentative budget, and involvement and support of various private and government organizations; appending official certificate of incorporation, and m... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1942 June 4

Phelps-Stokes Fund

Committee on Africa and Peace Aims report distribution information

New York (N.Y.) - Providing pricing, ordering, and contact information on the Committee's report, "The Atlantic Charter and the Problems of Africa from an American Standpoint."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 May 8

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Letter from Anson Phelps Stokes to Members of the Executive Committee of the Encyclopedia of the Negro

Washington (D.C.) - Recording notable proceedings from the January 28 meeting; the appointments of Rayford W. Logan to the Board in place of the late James Weldon Johnson, Waldo G. Leland as "voting alternative for any member of the White group," C.T. Loram as "Advisory Editor on Africa," Guy B. Johnson as board member and co-editor; and outlining the two primary working goals for the volu... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1943 Mar. 27

Organizing Committee for an International Conference on Africa

International Conference on African Affairs Tentative suggestions for the program

Washington (D.C.) - Outlining the purpose, procedural aims, theses and antitheses, and principal economic, social and political aspects of the Conference's focus.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Memo from Anson Phelps Stokes to W. E. B. Du Bois

Regarding libraries where material on Latin America and Africa for the proposed "Encyclopedia of the Negro" can be found. Stokes lists the Catholic University Library, the Pan-American Library and Missionary libraries at Yale, Hartford, CT and NY.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Feb. 25

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Anson Phelps Stokes

Atlanta (Ga.) - On the policy of the proposed Encyclopedia of the Negro with regard to scientific impartiality and objectivity in its general treatment of subjects.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers