163 results found for: subject:"Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915"

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1943 Mar. 1

Columbia Broadcasting System, inc.

Letter from Columbia Broadcasting System to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Edwin D. Mellinger, Department of Education; confirming his participation an impending broadcast concerning Booker T. Washington's "Up from Slavery," describing logistical and remunerative details of the arrangement, and enclosing a notice requesting his social security number.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1915 Nov. 17

Du Bois, Nina

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

London (England) - Concerning Dr. Haggan, and deaths of Booker T. Washington and Robert Woods.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1911 Sept. 1

Peabody, George Foster, 1852-1938

Letter from George Foster Peabody to W. E. B. Du Bois

Lake George (N.Y.) - Criticism of Du Bois' methods of opposition to Booker T. Washington

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1890

Booker T. Washington

Half-length portrait in three quarter profile of Booker T. Washington.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Sept. 24

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to International Mark Twain Society

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Cyril Clemens; returning a corrected proof of his article, per Clemens's request (see musm312-b095-i217) and relaying that he was personally acquainted with Booker T. Washington.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Mar. 13

Powell, Savannah

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

New York (N.Y.) - Introducing herself as a Master's student in Elementary Education and seeking for work related thereto his referral to information on individuals who opposed Booker T. Washington's theory.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1914 Jan. 11

Spingarn, Joel Elias, 1875-1939

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

Chicago (Ill.) - Telegram concerning refusal by Roger Baldwin to allow speech at St. Louis City Club by Spingarn after negative remarks concerning Booker T. Washington.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955

Historic site sought

Short feature noting Booker T. Washington's daughter's purchase of his 207-acre birthplace as at auction for $16,000.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 July 11

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - In answer to his query (mums312-b106-i396), denying that his assessment of Booker T. Washington has changed much in the past 40 years, but referring him nonetheless to a more recent rendering in Rayford Logan's "What the Negro Wants" and his own "Dusk of Dawn."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Apr. 8

Tuskegee Institute address

Tuskegee (Ala.) - Remarks made at Tuskegee Institute at its celebration of the Booker T. Washington postage stamp.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers