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

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1932 Mar.

Phelps-Stokes Fund

'Encyclopedia of the Negro' Board meeting minutes

Washington (D.C.) - Describing the proceedings of the March 12 meeting of the Board of Directors of "The Encyclopedia of the Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Mar.

Phelps-Stokes Fund

'Encyclopedia of the Negro' conference minutes

Washington (D.C.) - Recounting the proceedings of the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" project meetings to date, on November 7, 1931, January 9, 1932, and March 12, 1932, and declaring that the initiative's further progress "depends upon the possibility of raising sufficient funds."

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

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

1939 Dec. 9

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Agenda for the meeting of the Executive Committee of the Encyclopedia of the Negro

New York (N.Y.) - Outlining the prospective proceedings of the December 9 meeting of the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" Executive Committee at the Phelps-Stokes Fund offices in New York, N.Y.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936

Board of directors of the encyclopedia of the Negro

Caption: editors of the Encyclopedia of the Negro in 1931. Left to right: Miss Otelia Cromwell, Monroe N. Work, Charles H. Wesley, Benjamin Brawley, W. E. B. Du Bois, Eugene Kinckle Jones, Alain Locke, Waldo G. Leland. (Center) James Weldon Johnson, Charles T. Loram. (Rear) W.D. Weatherford, A.A. Schomburg, Joel E. Spingarn, Clarence S. Marsh, Anson Phelps Stokes, W.A. Avery, James H. Dillard, Miss Fl... more

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. 4

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Circular letter from Anson Phelps Stokes to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Members of the Proposed Committee on Africa and Peace Aims; reminding them of the impending conference on September 8, and enclosing a list of prospective attendees.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Sept. 30

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Circular letter from Anson Phelps Stokes to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Members of the Proposed Committee on Africa and Peace Aims; enclosing minutes of the Committee's preliminary meeting, as well as those of the Organizing Committee, and welcoming their comments or suggestions.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers