1542 results found for: subject:" Encyclopedia of the Negro "

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1936 Aug. 4

Park, Robert Ezra, 1864-1944

Letter from Robert E. Park to Anson Phelps Stokes

Cambridge (Mass.) - Accepting his offer to serve as joint editor of the "Encyclopedia of the Negro"; acknowledging "the advisability of having a white scholar of standing and known fairness on negro problems associated with Dr. Du Bois"; and looking forward to commencing his relegated duties.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Mar. 26

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Anson Phelps Stokes

Atlanta (Ga.) - Discussing concerns of the General Education Board over the proposed "Encyclopedia of the Negro" and enclosing a letter from Myer Fortes expressing interest in the project..

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940

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

Negro biographies, group a

Atlanta (Ga.) - List of West Indian, Liberian, and American citizens to be profiled in a proposed "Encyclopedia of the Negro".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Oct. 27

Embree, Edwin R. (Edwin Rogers), 1883-1950

Letter from Edwin R. Embree to Rayford W. Logan

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerns the "Encyclopedia of the Negro." Written on Julius Rosenwald Fund letterhead.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Jan. 6

Logan, Rayford Whittingham, 1897-1982

Letter from Rayford W. Logan to Arthur Ramos

Atlanta (Ga.) - Thanking him on behalf of W. E. B. Du Bois for his willing cooperation on the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" and enclosing a list of the Atlanta University publications.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937 Feb. 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Harold A. Moody

Atlanta (Ga.) - Thanking him for the kindness of his hospitality, and seeking the contact information for "the most scholarly Negroes of the various West African colonies" whose contributions to the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" might be worthwhile.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Apr. 24

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Anson Phelps Stokes

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerns outline of plan for moving forward with the "Encyclopedia of the Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Mar. 26

Simpson, Georgiana R.

Letter from Georgiana R. Simpson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Expressing her interest in the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" project and hoping to contribute thereto an article on either "the Negro dialect" or "the basic philosophy of the Negro folk literature."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Nov. 14

Logan, Rayford Whittingham, 1897-1982

Letter from Rayford W. Logan to Monroe N. Work

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerns the "Encyclopedia of the Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Oct. 15

Loram, C. T. (Charles Templeman), 1879-1940

Letter from Charles T. Loram to W. E. B. Du Bois

New Haven (Conn.) - Concerns the "Encyclopedia of the Negro." Written on letterhead of Yale University Department of Education.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers