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1932 Mar. 21

Letter from undisclosed correspondent to Rosenwald Fund

New York (N.Y.) - Signed by secretary; addressed to Edwin R. Embree; confirming receipt of his letter of March 18, relaying it has been duly forwarded to W. E. B. Du bois at Atlanta University, and assuring he will be glad to see its contents.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Jan. 2

DuBois, Rachel Davis

Letter from Rachel Davis DuBois to Rosenwald Fund

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Edwin Embree; describing recent troubles securing the financial support of other cultural institutions and foundations, and inquiring if it would be possible for the Rosenwald Fund "to grant us three thousand dollars to finish our programs in the fifteen schools and to publish our report."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Feb. 10

Letter from unidentified correspondent to Julius Rosenwald Fund

New York (N.Y.) - Signed by secretary; addressed to Margaret L. Utley, secretary to Edwin R Embree. Relaying that W. E. B. Du Bois will be out of the office for several months, and that her recent letter has been duly forwarded.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Feb. 4

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Julius Rosenwald Fund

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Edwin R. Embree; thanking him for his recent letter on Don West's Fund fellowship and slightly chiding him on having refused one to Ellen Irene Diggs: "I think you missed a great opportunity there."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Apr. 29

Phelps-Stokes Fund

Letter from Phelps-Stokes Fund to Julius Rosenwald Fund

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Anson Phelps Stokes; addressed to Edwin R. Embree; enclosing self-explanatory correspondence with Dollard of the Carnegie Corporation (see mums312-b095-i464, i465) on cooperative efforts towards the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" project; describing the Phelps-Stokes Fund's proposed financial contribution; and inquiring into the nature of the Rosenwald's presumed pa... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 May 4

Julius Rosenwald Fund

Letter from Julius Rosenwald Fund to Walter White

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Edwin R. Embree; regretting that the Fund can make no new appropriations and lamenting they cannot more fully "support the significant work of your organization."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 June 29

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Rosenwald Fund

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Edwin R. Embree; regarding the start date of the fellowship awarded by the Fund, as discussed in Embree's previous letter (mums312-b060-i413) -- "I am prepared to begin my two years' work at any time" -- and planning tentatively to meet with him in New York on the 29th.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Oct. 8

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Edwin R. Embree

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois reminds Embree of his promise to provide the Crisis an article on Professor Just; also asks Embree to report to him if he hares of "Negroes of ability whose light is being hid under a bushel."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Feb. 9

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Edwin R. Embree

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois inquires Embree's for the cut of Aaron Douglas.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Mar. 26

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Julius Rosenwald Fund

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Edwin R. Embree; reflecting fondly on their recent meeting in Chicago and seeking his feedback on a memo drafted to the "Crisis" Finance Committee.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers