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1940 July 11

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Letter from Anson Phelps Stokes to Ellen Irene Diggs

Lenox (Mass.) - Thanking her for her correspondence and enclosures of July 3: "They will prove most valuable."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 July 30

Harris, Alfred G.

Letter from Alfred G. Harris to Anson Phelps Stokes

Cleveland (Ohio) - Complimenting him on the prefatory volume of the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" and commenting briefly on the inadequacy of its coverage of certain areas. (See mums312-b119-i008 for W. E. B. Du Bois's reply.)

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 July 10

Shields, W. A.

Letter from W. A. Shields to Anson Phelps Stokes

Atlanta (Ga.) - Acknowledging having forwarded his letter to W. E. B. Du Bois, as per his request (mums312-b080-i036) and providing his mailing address in Europe.

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

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 26

Bailey, Blakie F.

Letter from Blakie F. Bailey to Anson Phelps Stokes

Columbia (S.C.) - Requesting information on the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" project and expressing her interest in "full or part time work."

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

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