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1940 Feb. 2

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Letter from Anson Phelps Stokes to Library of Congress

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Madison Bentley; confirming their appointment in Washington on February 8.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Aug. 9

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

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

Washington (D.C.) - Commenting on a series of 8 issues regarding the compilation of the "Encyclopedia of the Negro," among them, contacts in South Africa, the Pan American Union library, the proportion devoted to the West Indies, the title "Great Men of Negro Blood and Others," and the list of possible subjects for five- and ten-page articles, as recently suggested in Du Bois's memos (see mums312-b083-i27... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Apr. 30

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

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

Washington (D.C.) - Concerns the "Encyclopedia of the Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Dec. 17

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

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

Lenox (Mass.) - Enclosing a copy of his report on 35 years of "Negro progress" and seeking his suggestions thereon, preferably within a week's time; commending Ellen Irene Diggs's work and noting her recent Guggenheim Fellowship; and congratulating him on the release of the prefatory volume of the "Encyclopedia of the Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Oct. 18

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Returning his previously-enclosed correspondence with Monroe N. Work: "I imagine you want them for your files since they are originals."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 May 6

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

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

Washington (D.C.) - Regarding the rescheduling of their New York meeting with Doctor Keppel of the Carnegie Corporation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Jan. 15

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

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

Washington (D.C.) - Confirming receipt of his telegram; relaying "sympathetic talk with Harris" and noting an appointment with Alsberg tomorrow.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Apr. 16

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

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

Washington (D.C.) - Concerns lunch following meeting about the "Encyclopedia of the Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Nov. 12

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

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

Lenox (Mass.) - Commending him on his recent tribute to Alain Locke and reflecting warmly on the days when they worked together on "The Negro Encyclopedia"; inquiring into his recent endeavours; and admitting, "I have not always agreed with you, but I have always known how loyal you were to the best interests of your group."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 May 29

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Acknowledging his recently slowed progress on the "Encyclopedia of the Negro"; enclosing the latest draft of his article on its timeliness; sending also "comments and criticisms" on the volume from ten different scholars; remarking on the recent release of his book, "Black Folk: Then and Now"; and briefly noting his summer schedule.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers