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

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1905 Mar. 20

Trotter, William Monroe, 1872-1934

Letter from William Monroe Trotter to W. E. B. Du Bois

Boston (Mass.) - Trotter accounts his fact hunt for the Colored American and Boston Colored Citizen publications and involvement of Booker T. Washington. Written on stationery from the Office of The Guardian, "America's Greatest Race Paper".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1908 July 9

Williams, T. W. H.

Letter from T. W. H. Williams to W. E. B. Du Bois

Kansas City (Mo.) - Giving his support for the Niagara Movement but wishing educated and middle class African American's were more willing to accept the views and approach of Booker T. Washington.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1904 Feb. 22

Miller, Kelly, 1863-1939

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

Washington (D.C.) - Wondering why the committee members aren't appointed yet. Du Bois notes for response, Booker T. Washington doesn't have time to meet until March 21st.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1905 Mar. 20

Wilkins, D. R.

Letter from D. R. Wilkins to William Monroe Trotter

Chicago (Ill.) - Attesting to Booker T. Washington's offer to pay for support of his work in The Conservator newspaper. Annotation from William Monroe Trotter forwarding this letter to W. E. B. Du Bois for their investigation of Booker T. Washington.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1908 Nov. 28

Adams, Charles F. (Charles Francis), 1866-1954

Letter from Charles F. Adams to W. E. B. Du Bois

Boston (Mass.) - Responding to Du Bois's rebuke about his lack of knowledge on the "race problem," but insisting he is eager to learn more and has already consulted the major publications on the topic including those by Mr. Washington and Mr. Stone.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Oct. 21

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking him for his October 6 letter (mums312-b122-i243) and responding to on its assertions on his article in the current issue of "Phylon" on Booker T. Washington; the nature of his rift with the NAACP, and the availability of Stokes's own "data concerning race relations."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1903 Dec. 28

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

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

Draft of letter concerning Du Bois' attitude towards, and role in, the controversy between William Monroe Trotter and Booker T. Washington.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1904 Aug. 13

Miller, Kelly, 1863-1939

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

Washington (D.C.) - Expressing regret that Du Bois has withdrawn from the Committee of Twelve and echoes Du Bois's previous advice, that his departure gives Booker T. Washington ammunition.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1903 Oct. 23

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Letter from Du Bois to G. W. Andrews, urging him to dissuade William Pickens from pursuing his libel suit against the Boston newspaper "The Guardian". Mentions Booker Washington's possible influence over the suit. Letter was written on scrap paper containing a cover letter for a survey of churches. Letter's place of origin is inferred

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 June 23

Udokuri, Reuben

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

Wilberforce (Ohio) - Noting he has taken the advice provided in Smythe's recent letter (mums312-b122-i315); inquiring into Du Bois's intellectual disagreements with Booker T. Washington; relaying his own understanding of "the problem facing the American colored man today"; and requesting he send pamphlets and other materials printed by the NAACP.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers