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1932 May

Phelps-Stokes Fund

'Encyclopedia of the Negro' press release

Washington (D.C.) - Announcing the elaboration of the "Encyclopedia of the Negro," and describing said initiative's administrative and intellectual makeup; drawn up for publication in papers Sunday, May 29, 1929.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1943 July 22

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Circular letter from Anson Phelps Stokes to Members of the committee on Africa, the war, and peace aims

New York (N.Y.) - Announcing the events of interest to the group that have taken place in the past year.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Sept. 17

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Minutes of meeting of the Organizing Committee of Committee on Africa and Peace Aims

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the attendees and accomplishments of the September 17 meeting in New York City; reproducing Dr. Thomas Jesse Jones's "tentative outline of a possible memorandum" thereon; and summarizing the various resolutions adopted.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Sept. 4

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

First Conference on Africa and the Peace Conference

New York (N.Y.) - Listing the names and affiliations of the prospective attendees of the First Conference on Africa and the Peace Conference, to be held in New York on September 8, among them, W. E. B. Du Bois, Jackson Davis, Charles S. Johnson, and Walter White.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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

Minutes of preliminary meeting of Committee on Africa and Peace Aims

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the aims behind the September 8 meeting of the Committee on Africa and Peace Aims; describing the proceedings of "this informal gathering"; listing the names and affiliations of persons invited, as well as "additional names for possible consideration as Committee members"; and enumerating 12 "important decisions" yielded at the meeting.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Nov. 21

Phelps-Stokes Fund

Press release from Phelps-Stokes Fund

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting outcomes from the annual meeting of the Phelps-Stokes Fund, including a list of present trustees, concerning a proposed survey and research into African American education and college institutions. Enclosed in a personal letter to Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Sept. 8

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Additional names for possible consideration as members of proposed Committee on Africa and Peace Aims

New York (N.Y.) - Listing "additional names for possible consideration as members of the "proposed Committee on Africa and Peace Aims"; those of Hamilton Fish Armstrong, Mabel Carney, Edwin R. Embree, R. R. Wright, and Max Yergan bear Du Bois's pencilled marks; and he's addeed Will W. Alexander and Irvin W. Underhill.

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

1932 Mar. 21

Letter from unidentified correspondent to to Phelps-Stokes Fund

New York (N.Y.) - Signed by secretary; addressed to Anson Phelps Stokes; confirming receipt of his letter of March 19 and relaying it has been duly forwarded to W. E. B. Du Bois in Atlanta.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers