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1929 Oct. 7

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to The General Education Board

New York (N.Y.) - Describing his previous efforts in the scholarship on "the college-bred American Negro"; proposing "a more careful study" on the matter; and asking if the Board would be interested in promoting it.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Oct. 8

Miami University (Oxford, Ohio)

Letter from Miami University to N.A.A.C.P.

Oxford (Ohio) - Signed Harry M. Williams, Dept. of Public Speaking; describing an upcoming forum on opportunities in higher education, and seeking reference to any materials that might be pertinent thereto.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Oct. 9

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Florence Kelley

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning studies done on African American education.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Oct. 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Miami University

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Harry M. Williams; per his query (mums312-b182-i421), referring him to various recent "Crisis" features on higher ed opportunities for African Americans.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Nov. 1

General Education Board (New York, N.Y.)

Letter from The General Education Board to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Regarding Du Bois' earlier proposal for a study on the "college-bred American Negro," communicating the American Council on Education's potential interest in promoting it.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Nov. 6

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mary E. Amerson

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning location of data on African Americans with PhDs.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Nov. 12

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Harold D. Banks

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning names of boarding schools for a boy whose mother has died.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Dec. 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Genevieve D. Storey

New York (N.Y.) - Regarding Storey's request for information "regarding the training of Negro teachers in the South," suggesting that she review institutional catalogues, as well as letters to the Presidents, a list of whom is available from the United States Bureau of Education.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Dec. 18

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Glovina V. Banks

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the endowment of Black colleges as the greatest movement for better educational opportunities for African Americans.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers