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1944 July 13

Saunders, Cecelia Cabaniss, 1883-1966

Letter from Cecilia Cabaniss Saunders to Letter

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Ada P. McCormick; thanking her for her recent "Phylon" gift subscription to the New York Y.W.C.A.; "I have read it myself and found it very interesting and informative and I shall see that it is made available to as large and as interested a group as possible." (See mums312-b103-i284-289 for details.)

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 May 29

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Rufus E. Clement

Atlanta (Ga.) - In view of statements made the previous evening, attaching a memorandum on his talks with former Atlanta University president John Hope and corresponding interview.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Dec. 16

Clement, Rufus E., 1900-1967

Letter from Rufus E. Clement to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Rufus Clement confirms the approval of Du Bois being editor-in-chief for 1941, and explains that he is waiting for a copy of Raymond Gram Swing's address, but once he has received it, he would be happy to let PHYLON print it.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1943 June 29

Clement, Rufus E., 1900-1967

Letter from Rufus E. Clement to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Effectively approving the proposed budget for "Phylon" (see mums312-b099-i338, i339) and granting authorization to hire a secretary for the 1943-44 school year, in accordance with the terms described in mums312-b099-i335.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 May 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Charles S. Johnson

Atlanta (Ga.) - Requesting permission to print his "Memorandum on Negroes in Railrod Industry" in the forthcoming issue of "Phylon," and, on the reverse, expressing Ira de Augustine Reid's interest in reviewing his "Atlas of Southern Counties" in that magazine.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Feb. 10

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Rufus E. Clement

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to him as "Fiscal officer"; enclosing a report on "Phylon"'s 1941 financial forecast, and explaining various components thereof.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Apr. 3

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

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

Lenox (Mass.) - Regarding the redaction of a statement from "Phylon" concerning the legitimacy of the election of R. R. Moton's successor/son-in-law F. D. Patterson and inquiring into the possible withdrawal or correction said assertions.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 July 15

Letter

Letter from Letter to W. E. B. Du Bois

Tucson (Ariz.) - Signed Ada P. McCormick; reflecting on his imminent departure from Atlanta University -- "teaching is a passion, and it's a bitter thing when that door closes" -- and looking forward to any advice he can give her on the the "Letter."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Nov. 11

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

Memo from W. E. B. Du Bois to Atlanta University

Atlanta (Ga.) - A message for the board of PHYLON covering operating priciples, including: a division between editorial and financial functions, the function of the board, the role of the editor-in-chief, Du Bois's role, and the role of the university President.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Apr. 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Lillie Maie Hubbard

Atlanta (Ga.) - Mentioning that he hopes she is doing well, and that "the firing line" is not getting too close to the Canary Islands. Also, mentioning that he has started a quarterly magazine, and his new home in Baltimore, Maryland.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers