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1925 Nov. 2

Sayre, John Nevin, 1884-1977

Circular letter from John Nevin Sayre to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - A request that Du Bois sign a pamphlet against military training in American educational institutions.

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1927 Jan. 12

Citizens Committee of One Hundred

Circular letter from Citizens Committee of One Hundred

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking W. E. B. Du Bois for supporting the Citizens Committee of One Hundred. Signed by Henry T. Hunt, Chairman of the Committee.

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1942 May 12

Phelps-Stokes Fund

Circular letter from Phelps-Stokes Fund to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Anson Phelps Stokes; addressed to the Committee on Africa and Peace Aims; enclosing a copy of the Committee's April 25 meeting and pledging to soon send a copy of the corresponding report.

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1949 Nov.

China Welfare Appeal

Circular letter from China Welfare Appeal to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Mollie Kalman, Secretary; describing the Appeal's charges and objectives, and inviting recipients to donate merchandise to a December "Oriental Bazaar" hosted "to help raise the necessary funds" for achieving these goals. Verso lists the organization's sponsors.

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1961 June 30

Forbes, Kenneth Ripley

Circular letter from Kenneth Ripley Forbes and Edwin Berry Burgum to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Describing many individuals' "deep concern for American liberties" at the current time of crisis and in the wake of the Smith Act; relaying the direct threats and nefarious impacts of the bill and similar legislation; enclosing a petition to the President; as well as a reply card seeking recipients' general support and contributions. Signed by a couple dozen peace activists.

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1954 Oct. 5

Church of the Holy Trinity (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)

Letter from Church of the Holy Trinity to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Inviting Du Bois to the 80th birthday of Dr. John Howard Melish.

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1951 Nov. 27

American Labor Party

Circular letter from American Labor Party to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking all members "who worked so hard to free Dr. Du Bois" and noting that his victory "means so much to world peace and freedom and gives us renewed courage to fight harder for these necessities."

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1948 Nov. 10

Johnson Dinner Committee

Circular letter from Johnson Dinner Committee to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Olin Downes; once again inviting him to a November 14 reception dinner for the Dean of Canterbury and relaying the logistical details of the occasion.

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1941 Sept. 4

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Circular letter from Anson Phelps Stokes to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Members of the Proposed Committee on Africa and Peace Aims; reminding them of the impending conference on September 8, and enclosing a list of prospective attendees.

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1949 Apr. 14

Committee for a Democratic Far Eastern Policy

Circular letter from Committee for a Democratic Far Eastern Policy to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Maud Russell, Executive Director; outlining the discussions and resolutions adopted at the March 30 board meeting; summarizing the financial report there delivered; and thanking members and sponsors for their continued support.

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