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1939 Feb. 14

Bell, La Treece

Letter from La Treece Bell to W. E. B. Du Bois

Vernon (Tex.) - Bell, a high school student, writes that her Sociology class has just finished a unit on the "American Negro," and will soon be visiting the "colored school." The class will be presenting the school with a framed portrait of Abraham Lincoln, and Bell asks Du Bois if he could send a large photograph of himself, to be presented with the Lincoln portrait.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 May 26

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Du Bois writes John P. Whittaker with the grades for students who took a make-up exam. He explains that Roscoe Johnson needs to improve his English before he graduates.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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

1939 Feb. 9

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Du Bois asks Walter R. Chivers if he would be a guest lecturer for his class while he is away for his lecture tour.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Feb. 10

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Du Bois writes to confirm with H. H. Strong that he will lecture for his class while Du Bois is away on his lecture tour. Second page contains a draft.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939

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

Seminar in Sociology

Atlanta (Ga.) - Provides a schedule of topics covered in the 1939 "Seminar in Sociology" at Atlanta University.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Feb. 10

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Du Bois asks Ethel Maxwell if she would be a guest lecturer for his class while he is away for his lecture tour.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Dec. 11

Southern Sociological Society (U.S.)

Letter from Southern Sociological Society to W. E. B. Du Bois

Signed E. W. Gregory, Chairman, Committee on Research; seeking information "concerning research and writing completed or in progress during the past year and seeking his prompt response to the enclosed blank thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Jan. 24

Atlanta University

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Ira De A. Reid informs Du Bois that he is going to suggest to the Sociology Department that Miss Ruth Graham and Miss Alberta Callaway continue as work students, and hopes that Miss Diggs will supervise them while he is gone.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers