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1936 Mar. 17

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Report of progress in connection with 'Encyclopedia of the Negro' project

Washington (D.C.) - Recounting recent progress and achievements made on the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" project, highlighting its formal incorporation, formation of a Board of Directors, presentation to funding organizations, acquisition of necessary data, endorsements, and collaborators, and the support of the Phelps-Stokes Fund.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Jan.

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Encyclopedia of the Negro Executive Committee meeting minutes

Washington (D.C.) - Describing the proceedings of the January 28, 1939 meeting of the Executive Committee of the Encyclopedia of the Negro held at the Washington, D.c. home of Anson Phelps Stokes.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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

1936 Oct. 24

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Telegram from Anson Phelps Stokes to Georg Kartzke

Washington (D.C.) - Bidding he relay to W. E. B. Du Bois confirmation of his last letter, and pledging to send extra funds to Japan.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 July 6

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Letter from Anson Phelps Stokes to W. A. Shields

Washington (D.C.) - Enclosing an "important letter" he wishes to have forwarded to W. E. B. Du Bois in Europe, and seeking his address there "so that should there be any important communications which I wish to send him I can save four or five days."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 June 1

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Letter from Anson Phelps Stokes to Afro-American

Washington (D.C.) - Addressed to the editor; in response to Woodson's May 30 article condemning the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" project, defending the initiative and refuting Woodson's claims.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Feb. 13

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Letter from Anson Phelps Stokes to Ellen Irene Diggs

Washington (D.C.) - Regarding the loan terms of the report from the American Council of Learned Societies on the history of the "Dictionary of American Biography" (see mums312-b089-i153).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Dec. 16

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Letter from Anson Phelps Stokes to Concha Romero James

Washington (D.C.) - Thanking her for her "splendid cooperation" in the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" project.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 June 30

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Letter from Anson Phelps Stokes to W. A. Shields

Washington (D.C.) - Encouraging him to answer Bailey's letter (mums312-b080-i034) in such way as you see fit."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Sept. 2

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Letter from Anson Phelps Stokes to Horatio S. Krans

Washington (D.C.) - Thanking him for his recent letter and for his assistance to W. E. B. Du Bois in the conduct of bibliographical research for the "Encyclopedia of the Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers