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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 May 18

Fisk University

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

Nashville (Tenn.) - Signed Charles S. Johnson, Director; noting with pleasure "the rich deposit of interest and enthusiasm" for the proposed "Journal of Negro Sociology" evidenced at their recent Birmingham conference, and describing some preliminary progress made in the matter.

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 July 19

Fisk University

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

Nashville (Tenn.) - Signed Charles S. Johnson, Director; remarking on Atlanta University's shaky sponsorship of the proposed "Journal of Negro Sociology"; commenting generally on the administrative and managerial complications of founding such a venture; and suggesting a next logical step there-towards.

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 July 24

Fisk University

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

Nashville (Tenn.) - Signed Charles S. Johnson, Director; tentatively confirming their August conference in New York to discuss the proposed "Journal of Negro Sociology": "I am very anxious to begin taking some positive steps."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Aug. 30

Fisk University

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

Nashville (Tenn.) - Signed Charles S. Johnson, Director; complaining of difficulties contacting members of the General Education Board; and relaying news from Dr. Park regarding his research in South America for the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" project.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Oct. 1

Fisk University

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

Nashville (Tenn.) - Signed Charles S. Johnson, Director; relaying the General Education Board's conceivable support of the proposed "Journal of Negro Sociology" and suggesting they prepare a formal memorandum for presentation thereto.

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

1937 Oct. 22

Fisk University

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

Nashville (Tenn.) - Signed Charles S. Johnson, Director; approving the memorandum on the proposed "Race and Culture Journal" and assuming the General Education Board's approval of the project.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers