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1945 Sept. 9

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

Report of the NAACP Department of Special Research

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting W. E. B. Du Bois's various activities and accomplishments, June 12 through September 9, 1945, in his office of "Director of Special Research"; highlighting sales of his recently released "Color and Democracy"; publication of articles in various books and journals; work towards a collaborative exhibit with L. D. Reddick of the New York Public Library; redaction... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 May 11

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

Report of the NAACP Department of Special Research

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting W. E. B. Du Bois's recent progress as Director of Special Research; describing his experience at the San Francisco United Nations Conference; noting his attendance at various related meetings, recent contributions to national newspapers, lectures given at universities and public institutions, and political activism. See mums312-b107-i243 for revised, submitte... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Feb. 5

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

Report of the Department of Special Research

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting on the Department's January activities and accomplishments; noting its focus on the manuscript of "The World and Africa"; listing the dates and venues of Du Bois's lectures; noting that "Color and Democracy" was named among the 50 best books of 1945; and anticipating the convening of the Pan African Congress that March.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 June 4

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

Report of the NAACP Department of Special Research

New York (N.Y.) - Listing W. E. B. Du Bois's various activities (interviews, talks and lectures) effected May 16 through June 4, 1945, as NAACP Head of Special Research.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Nov. 30

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

Report of the Department of Special Research

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting on the Department's November activities; describing the office's focus on the petition to the United Nations "concerning the minority rights of American Negroes" and noting its current status; his various speaking engagements; Lorenz B. Graham's comprehensive cataloging of his library, manuscripts, and correspondence (!); Ellen Irene Diggs's successful course ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 May 10

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

Report of the Department of Special Research

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting on the Department's April activities and accomplishments -- listing Du Bois's far-flung lectures "on Africa and colonial questions." delivered throughout the country, and noting completion of "The World and Africa" and steady work towards the prefatory volume of the "Encyclopedia of the Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Sept. 7

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

Report of the Department of Special Research

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting on the Department's summer activities and accomplishments -- noting the principal focuses of the office ("increasingly international race conflict and color line problems"); the coordination of an inter-organizational meeting to support a hearing at the September General Assembly of the United Nations; describing the prospective petitions to be submitted to said ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Feb. 28

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

Report of the Department of Special Research

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting on the Department's February activities and endeavors; recording miles traveled to deliver lectures across the country; describing the status of the Association's petition to the United Nations; and noting that Ellen Irene Diggs is still on leave in Uruguay, Paraguay, and Brazil.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 May 14

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

Report of the NAACP Department of Special Research

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting W. E. B. Du Bois's recent progress as Director of Special Research; describing his experience at the San Francisco United Nations Conference and various preparatory measures therefor; noting his attendance at various related meetings, recent contributions to national newspapers, lectures given at universities and public institutions, and political activism; a... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Sept. 9

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

Report of the NAACP Department of Special Research

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting W. E. B. Du Bois's various activities and accomplishments, June 12 through September 9, 1945, in his office of "Director of Special Research"; highlighting sales of his recently released "Color and Democracy"; publication of articles in various books and journals; work towards a collaborative exhibit with L. D. Reddick of the New York Public Library; redaction... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers