39 results found for: subject:"Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895"

Gallery view

1909 Jan. 28

Atlanta University

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Edward Ware, president of Atlanta University, consulting Du Bois regarding potential purchase by AU of Frederick Douglass home.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Feb. 14

International Publishers

Letter from International Publishers to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Alexander Trachtenberg; describing plans to publish two volumes of Frederick Douglass's writings and seeking his advice on the endeavor.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Jan. 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to American Unitarian Association

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Stephen H. Fritchman; relaying his impression of Frederick Douglass's religious affiliation, and referring him on the matter to the widow of Douglass's grandson.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Dec. 30

American Unitarian Association

Letter from American Unitarian Association to W. E. B. Du Bois

Boston (Mass.) - Signed Stephen H. Frichtman, Director; regarding Frederick Douglass's relationships with Unitarian leaders and inquiring into Du Bois's knowledge of his religious affiliation therewith.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Apr. 7

International Publishers

Letter from International Publishers to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed James S. Allen; requesting that Du Bois furnish a brief statement of the collected volumes of the "Life and Writings of Frederick Douglass" for promotional purposes.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1917

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

Article on Frederick Douglass

New York (N.Y.) - Article on the life and work of Frederick Douglass.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Apr. 8

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to International Publishers

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to James S. Allen; furnishing the requested (mums312-b143-i432) statement endorsing the four volumes of the "Life and Writings of Frederick Douglass" and deeming its reading and study "the duty of every person of Negro descent."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Mar. 1

Masses and Mainstream

Letter from Masses & Mainstream to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Herbert Aptheker; soliciting from him a review of Philip S. Foner's "Life and Writings of Frederick Douglass" in "whatever number of words you feel you need."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1921

G. W. Harting Photographer

Photograph of Frederick Douglass bust

New York (N.Y.) - Photograph of sculpture of bust of Frederick Douglass. Sculpture made by Ulric H. Ellerhusen.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Feb. 4

Conrad, Earl

Letter from Earl Conrad to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Describing his interest and their frequent overlaps with Du Bois's; noting his recent work on "Harriet Tubman"; outlining plans to write a critical biography on Frederick Douglass; and requesting that Du Bois write a letter to the Guggenheim Foundation recommending him for a fellowship to complete the project.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers