191 results found for: name:"Banks, W. R. (Willette Rutherford)"

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1944 Apr. 1

DeFrantz, F. E.

Letter from F. E. DeFrantz to Prairie View State College

Indianapolis (Ind.) - Addressed to W. R. Banks; describing the "remarkably good job" done by W. E. B. Du Bois at his recent lecture there, and appealing to him, as a member of the Board of Directors, to help prevent his loss to the faculty of Atlanta University.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Feb. 9

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Prairie View State Normal and Industrial College

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerns forthcoming Sixth Conference on the Education of Negroes in Texas, on the subject "Economic Life of Negroes in Texas," and President Hope's approval of Du Bois's participation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Oct. 3

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Prairie View State College

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to President W. R. Banks; enclosing a letter recently written to F. D. Patterson of Tuskegee Institute and seeking "your reaction immediately."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Oct. 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Prairie View State College

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to President W. R. Banks; enclosing a letter from F. D. Patterson for his interest; describing plans to "keep a close watch" on the project, but not be its coordinator, in light of his position with the NAACP; and encouraging him to stay on the project, as "if Prairie View withdraws that will practically kill it."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Oct. 20

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to W. R. Banks

New York (N.Y.) - (Erroneously) acknowledging his wife's letter (mums312-b171-i463) and requesting he furnish a photo of himself and some buildings at Prarie View, for feature in a forthcoming "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Apr. 9

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to W. R. Banks

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerning Du Bois's suggestions for presenting information on the progress of African Americans by using "carefully thought-out charts, diagrams, models, etc" as used during the Paris Exposition in 1900.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Nov. 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to W. R. Banks

Atlanta (Ga.) - Asking Banks if he received the letters sent on 11-14 and 11-16, and if he would visit Atlanta on his way to a board meeting in New York.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Feb. 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Prairie View State Normal and Industrial College

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerns forthcoming Sixth Conference on the Education of Negroes in Texas, on the subject "Economic Life of Negroes in Texas," and W. E. B. Du Bois's participation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1942 Mar. 30

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Prairie View State College

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to President W. R. Banks; enclosing recent correspondence regarding a Mr. Dill, for his interest.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Apr. 7

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Prairie View State Normal and Industrial College

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to W. R. Banks; reporting on his interview with College faculty candidate Charles J. Parker; describing the man's appearance, educational background, and areas of expertise; and regretting "this is all I was able to learn from a short interview."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers