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1937 May 7

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Fisk University

Atlanta (Ga.) - Sent to Charles S. Johnson; noting his and Ira de Augustine Reid's estimated arrival time in Nashville on May 8.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 July 22

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois and Ira de Augustine Reid to Fisk University

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Charles S. Johnson; suggesting that all three convene in August in New York to discuss the proposed "Journal of Negro Sociology" and to address "the problem of its initial support."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Apr. 21

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Charles S. Johnson; confirming May 8 as the date of his and Ira de Augustine Reid's impending Nashville visit, to discuss the proposed "Journal of Negro Sociology."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Mar. 15

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Charles S. Johnson; suggesting that they convene in Birmingham on April 3 or 4 to discuss the proposed "Journal of Negro Sociology" and inquiring if he knows of a place there "where we could meet for a few hours and be at peace."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 May 10

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Charles S. Johnson; noting his enjoyment of his recent Nashville trip; enclosing a "rough memorandum of our conference just for the purposes of comparison"; seeking his comments thereon; and adding, "I really think we made history."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 July 10

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Charles S. Johnson; regretting delays in the proposed "Journal of Negro Sociology" venture due to the major changes at Atlanta's administration; suggesting a general plan for its preliminary operation and eventual release, and seeking his thoughts thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Feb. 24

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Charles S. Johnson; thanking him for his interest in the proposed "quarterly Journal of Negro Sociology"; describing preliminarily its goals, scope, structure, and administration; and seeking his opinion thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Apr. 5

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Charles S. Johnson; regretting having missed the Birmingham conference on the proposed "Journal of Negro Sociology" and hoping to soon visit him in Nashville.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Apr. 15

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Charles S. Johnson; proposing to visit Nashville some weekend in May and apologizing for the overall difficulty of arranging (and re-arranging) like meetings.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Oct. 20

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Charles S. Johnson; describing General Education Board member Jackson Davis's perceived support of the proposed "Journal of Negro Sociology."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers