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1945 May 10

United Nations Conference on International Organization (1945 : San Francisco, Calif.)

United Nations Conference on International Organization List of Delegation Assignments by Commission

San Francisco (Calif.) - Provisionally listing, by Commission, the Delegation members' assignments thereto.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 May 21

United Nations Conference on International Organization (1945 : San Francisco, Calif.) . Judicial Organization

Verbatim Minutes of the Judicial Organization's First Meeting

San Francisco (Calif.) - Minutes of the Judicial Organization's May 19th meeting; describing the "great number of amendments and new proposals... which require careful examination"; discussing the drafting of the Statute of the Court; delineating the Organization's achievements thus far; acknowledging the "continuous and perfect" work of the delegates there present; and outlining the tasks that... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 June

United States . Delegation, United Nations Conference on International Organization, 1945, San Francisco, Calif.

Arrangements for International Trusteeship

San Francisco (Calif.) - Outlining an additional proposal to the United Nations Chapter to be considered at the United Nations Conference on International Organization, specifically with regard to its treatment of colonized territories.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 June

United States . Delegation, United Nations Conference on International Organization, 1945, San Francisco, Calif.

Proposals for the United Nations Charter

San Francisco (Calif.) - Describing various amendments to the United Nations Charter proposed jointly by the Delegations of the United States, Great Britain, Russia and China, and summarizing three additional clauses proposed by the United States alone.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 June

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

Proposals for the United Nations Charter Chapter on Colonial Peoples

San Francisco (Calif.) - Noting various oversights and insufficiencies in the United Nations Charter's treatment of international trusteeship; urging its adoption of additional policies to protect the rights and independence of colonial peoples; littered with Du Bois's pencilled editorial marks; and presumably addressed to the United States Delegation and various news syndicates.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 May 16

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to United States Delegation to the United Nations Conference on International Organization

San Francisco (Calif.) - In his capacity as NAACP representative at the San Francisco United Nations Conference, protesting colonial subjects' exclusion from a prospective International Bill of Rights, and begging them "in the name of 13 million Americans" to support the adoption of a preliminary statement asserting equality for all, and the addition of a clause guaranteeing civil freedoms to colonized peo... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 June

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

World Peace and the Darker Peoples

San Francisco (Calif.) - Describing the nature, current status, and insufficiencies of the United Nations Charter's treatment of international trusteeship and urging its adoption of three proposals formulated by the NAACP with respect to their social, political, and economic justice.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 May 15

United Nations Conference on International Organization (1945 : San Francisco, Calif.) . General Assembly

Working Paper for Chapter on Dependent Territories and Arrangements for International Trusteeship

San Francisco (Calif.) - The General Assembly's working paper on the Trusteeship System; outlining the various facets of the Organization's provisional general policy and territorial trusteeship system.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Mar. 5

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Hugh H. Smythe

San Francisco (Calif.) - Enclosing a letter to Arthur Spingarn and providing instructions for its forwarding; advising him on the ordering and installation of an office mirror from Bloomingdales; asking that he send Walter White a memo of his lecture dates in March; and noting that he might stop in Dayton "on my way out or back."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1958 July 12

Roberts, Holland

Memorandum from Holland Roberts to the American Delegation of the Stockholm World Peace Council Conference

San Francisco (Calif.) - Offering his suggestions for an improved peace/disarmament movement in the United States and its relation to the larger world peace movement. Copies sent to Paul Robeson, Scott Nearing, Anna Louise Strong, and Robert and Marilyn Harris.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers