Gallery view

1929 Jan. 31

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

Memorandum to Dr. J. E. Shepard and the Committee in Charge of the Durham Fact-Finding Conference

New York (N.Y.) - Enumerating various subjects to be addressed in the Durham Fact-Finding Conference, namely hospitals; funding and segregation in public schools; coordinated means of manufacture and distribution among "Negro farmers" and their cooperation with credit agencies, insurance, and social services; voting habits and disfranchisement; the expenditures of "the Negro chur... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Mar. 14

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Quoting from a letter from Cincinnati branch Secretary Courtland Lewis, concerning a local news clipping on Dean Pechstein; enclosing the relevant article; and suggesting that it be printed or commented on in a forthcoming number of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to American Fund for Public Service

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning funding for a study of common school education differences amongst white and black schools in the South.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Jan. 15

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to James W Johnson

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning an appeal to the Garland Fund to fund a study of Black common schools.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Feb.

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

Memo from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mary White Ovington

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a study of black education by the NAACP.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Oct.

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

Preliminary Memorandum on a Study of Negro College Graduates

New York (N.Y.) - Outlining the purposes, subjects, and methodologies of his proposed study on the "college-bred American Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 May 4

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to James Weldon Johnson

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning disbursement of money for Du Bois's study of Black common schools in the South.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Feb. 15

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to James Weldon Johnson

New York (N.Y.) - Noting the status of the American Fund for Public Service's "survey of the Negro public schools of certain Southern states."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 July

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

Memorandum on The General Education Board Annual Report

New York (N.Y.) - Criticizing the General Education Board 1928-1929 Annual Report for its "small, contradictory" work in Negro education; for the "bitter pill" of its changes to policy; for its improper allocation of funds and the "enormous discrepancy" thereby reflected; enumerating "mistakes in attitude and personnel," and indexing "all appropriations for Negro institutions from 1902 t... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Mar. 28

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to James Weldon Johnson

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing copies of recent correspondence with the American Fund for Public Service, and requesting that he furnish a supplemental answer thereto.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers