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1938 Mar. 26

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Discussing concerns of the General Education Board over the proposed "Encyclopedia of the Negro" and enclosing a letter from Myer Fortes expressing interest in the project..

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Apr. 24

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerns outline of plan for moving forward with the "Encyclopedia of the Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 June 20

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Letter from Anson Phelps Stokes to Hallie E. Queen

Washington (D.C.) - Thanking her for her offer to help gather materials for the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" and duly forwarding her letter to W. E. B. Du Bois's office, such that "his assistant may suggest some work that you could usefully do... for the project."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Jan. 4

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Confirming their January 28 meeting and wishing him a Happy New Year.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Nov. 10

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

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

Washington (D.C.) - Enclosing the formal call for the next meeting of the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" committee, to take place at his home on November 27.

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

1935 June 22

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Concerns receipt of check and initial work on the "Encyclopedia of the Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Nov. 4

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerning the budget of the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" project, a meeting with Jackson Davis on the Encyclopedia, and his work on "Black Folk: Then and Now".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Feb. 27

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Offering a thorough account of the "Encyclopedia of the Negro"'s "most interesting and informative stage"; comparing the state and process of its compilation with that of the "Dictionary of American Biography," as described in the report previously forwarded him (see mums312-b089-i153); and recounting diverse recent obstacles and achievements in its planning and redacti... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Nov. 1

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concurring with his edits to the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" list of subjects, and with those of Guy B. Johnson concerning the scope and structure of its bibliography; and regretting he can most likely not afford a trip to Washington, D.C. without the financial aid of the Phelps-Stokes Foundation, and "I hesitate to make further demands upon" said entity.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers