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

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1935 Nov. 7

American Council on Education

Letter from American Council on Education to Anson Phelps Stokes

Washington (D.C.) - Concerns the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" and suggestions for pursuing support of a relief organization.

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 Feb. 15

Benjamin, Walter Romeyn, 1854-1943

Letter from Walter R. Benjamin to Anson Phelps Stokes

New York (N.Y.) - Referring him to "the only collector of Negro matter I know," providing his Washington, D.C. address, and describing him as "an intelligent, elderly colored man."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 June 29

Carnegie Corporation of New York

Letter from Carnegie Corporation to Anson Phelps Stokes

New York (N.Y.) - Signed F. P. Keppel; relaying Alvin Johnson's doubts regarding the accuracy of their estimates on the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" and willingness to discuss the matter in greater detail.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Apr. 28

Carnegie Corporation of New York

Letter from Carnegie Corporation to Phelps-Stokes Fund

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Charles Dollard; relaying the Corporation's decision to defer on the proposal expressed in his recent memorandum on the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" project (mums312-b095-i450).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Dec. 20

Carnegie Corporation of New York

Letter from Carnegie Corporation to Anson Phelps Stokes

New York (N.Y.) - Signed F. P. Keppel; describing the Executive Committee's current attitude towards the "Encyclopedia of the Negro": "I doubt whether the members will be disposed to make any specific recommendations to the Board as a whole during the current fiscal year."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Dec. 13

Carnegie Corporation of New York

Letter from Carnegie Corporation to Anson Phelps Stokes

New York (N.Y.) - Signed F. P. Keppel; acknowledging and thanking him for his recent letter describing work undergone on the "Encyclopedia of the Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Nov. 9

Carnegie Corporation of New York

Letter from Carnegie Corporation of New York to Anson Phelps-Stokes

New York (N.Y.) - Informing Stokes that the Carnegie Corp. has removed the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" from the "active list" of proposals. Copy for W. E. B. Du Bois

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Apr. 28

Clement, Rufus E., 1900-1967

Letter from Rufus E. Clement to Anson Phelps Stokes

Atlanta (Ga.) - Explaining that the matter of Atlanta University's involvement with the "Encyclopedia of the Negro," was mentioned too late for the Board of Trustees meeting, but that they are interested and will further discuss the matter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Feb. 10

Crisis (Firm)

Letter from Crisis Publishing Co. to Anson Phelps Stokes

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying W. E. B. Du Bois is currently out of the city, and that Stokes's recent correspondence has been thus forwarded to him at Atlanta University.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers