787 results found for: name:"Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958"

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1939 Dec. 4

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Letter from Anson Phelps Stokes to Monroe N. Work

Lenox (Mass.) - Describing and citing from recent correspondence from R. W. G. Vail, Permanent Secretary of the Bibliographical Society of America, and Curtis Garrison, Secretary of the Committee on Grants of the Hayes Memorial Library, Fremont, Ohio, with respect to the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" initiative.

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

1936 June 29

Shields, W. A.

Letter from W. A. Shields to Anson Phelps Stokes

Atlanta (Ga.) - Acknowledging his letter to the Encyclopedia Board of Directors and enclosing a recent letter from Blakie F. Bailey.

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

1936 Nov. 16

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Letter from Anson Phelps Stokes to Ellen Irene Diggs

Oakland (Calif.) - Thanking her for her letter of November 12 (mums312-b080-i068) relaying news of W. E. B. Du Bois's doings in Europe.

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