307 results found for: name:"Julius Rosenwald Fund"

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1939 Oct. 1

Julius Rosenwald Fund

Julius Rosenwald Fund WPA Writers' Program application

Chicago (Ill.) - Soliciting support for the Fund's prospective "Negro in Virginia" project, submitted by Milburn P. Akers, and outlining the scope, aims, and structure of the proposed volume.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 June 24

Letter from Elizabeth Prophet to The Julius Rosenwald Fund

New York (N.Y.) - Draft of letter, most likely written by W. E. B. Du Bois, concerning the Fund's denial of Prophet's scholarship application and questions about applying again.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Apr. 17

Julius Rosenwald Fund

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

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning a cut or india ink drawing of a blueprint construction map showing the number and cost of all completed Rosenwald schools as of January 1, 1926. Signed by William C. Graves, secretary to Rosenwald.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Jan. 11

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Describing John Hope as "earnest and honest" and assuring "he would make the very best use of a scholarship given him."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Jan. 14

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Recommending a "Mr. Lawrence," and deeming him "a hard and intelligent worker."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934

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

Memorandum to the Board of Directors of the Oberlaender Trust

Atlanta (Ga.) - Describing economic changes gone on in American industry and outlining their "severe" general effects on "American Negroes"; and proposing to conduct a six-month study "into the way in which popular education for youth and adults in Germany has been made to minister industrial organization and advance" and how such lessons might possibly be brought home.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Dec. 4

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Recommending Anita Thompson; describing her background and international travel and assuring that when last he knew her, "she was a brilliant and gifted young woman."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 June 2

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Tabulating and totalling travel and accommodation expenses incurred by his attendance at the May 28 Fund closing dinner in Chicago (see mums312-b122-i043 for program), presumably seeking reimbursement thereof. Initial draft printed in pencil on back of seminar ticket (see mums312-b122-i045!)

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 June 7

Julius Rosenwald Fund

Payment voucher from Julius Rosenwald Fund to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Accompanying the Fund's check for $235.77 in reimbursement for expenses incurred from Du Bois's attendance at the May 28 dinner and seminar (drafted on verso of mums312-b122-i045, and submitted in mums312-b122-i042).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 July 11

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Rufus Lorem; regarding the $160 balance owed him for his services rendered at the recent conference in Chicago.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers