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

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1961 Aug. 10

Texas Southern University

Letter from Texas Southern University to W. E. B. Du Bois

Houston (Tex.) - Signed W. C. McCleary, Director of Publication and Information; describing a forthcoming tribute to board member W. R. Banks and requesting that Du Bois submit a letter of praise in advance thereof.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Sept. 14

Texas Southern University

Letter from Texas Southern University to W. E. B. Du Bois

Houston (Tex.) - Signed W. C. McCleary, Director of Publication and Information; thanking him for his tribute to Dr. W. R. Banks, and assuring him it will be duly delivered at the University's September 21 testimonial banquet.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Feb. 6

Texas College (Tyler, Tex.)

Letter from Texas College to W. E. B. Du Bois

Tyler (Tex.) - Signed W. R. Banks, President; enclosing a photo of the College's new administration building; noting some details on its construction and financing; and hoping same can be duly featured in the "Crisis" Education number.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 July 11

Texas College (Tyler, Tex.)

Letter from Texas College to W. E. B. Du Bois

Tyler (Tex.) - Signed W. R. Banks, President; requesting that Du Bois put him in touch with "two women holding the degree of Master of Arts."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Aug. 12

Texas College (Tyler, Tex.)

Letter from Texas College to W. E. B. Du Bois

Tyler (Tex.) - Signed W. R. Banks, President; once again (as in mums312-b171-i162), attempting to enclose a photo of the College's newly-built administration building, and furnishing the financial details on its construction.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Mar. 21

Shivery, Louie Davis

Letter from L. D. Shivery to W. R. Banks

Atlanta (Ga.) - Expressing her shock at W. E. B. Du Bois's dismissal from Atlanta University and requesting that the Board of Trustees grant him an extension and acceptable pension plan.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Nov. 22

Sage, Dean, 1875-1943

Letter from Dean Sage to W. R. Banks

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining that he has talked to Du Bois and Rufus Clement, and hopes that they can find a solution to their disagreement without his involvement.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Nov. 13

Prairie View State Normal and Industrial College (Prairie View, Tex.)

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

Prairie View (Tex.) - Signed W. R. Banks, Principal; regretting not having seen him for longer in Chicago; noting Atlanta University President Rufus E. Clement's disappointing and publicly ridiculed behavior in that city; describing the steady construction of the College's new library building and seeking his recommendations on its literature collection.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Apr. 18

Prairie View State Normal and Industrial College (Prairie View, Tex.)

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

Prairie View (Tex.) - Signed W. R. Banks, Principal; thanking him for reporting on his interview with College faculty candidate Benjamin A. Bianchi, and requesting that he also meet with Emile Trevelle Holley.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 May 16

Prairie View State Normal and Industrial College (Prairie View, Tex.)

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

Prairie View (Tex.) - Signed W. R. Banks, Principal; expressing his preference that the Land Grant College Conference be held at Fisk University, or Howard, as a "second choice." Copied to F. D. Patterson of Tuskegee, and J. W. Davis at West Virginia State.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers