Gallery view

1931 Jan. 30

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Foreign Policy Association

New York (N.Y.) - Address to Raymond Buell; in answer to his query of mums312-b057-i482, regarding an article he composed on the United States' involvement in Liberia's "social reconstruction," relaying that he agrees with the plan outlined therein, "at least in its general purpose and in most of its criticisms."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Oct. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to The New Republic

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning an article by Du Bois on the Firestone Rubber company and business dealings with Liberia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1908 May 25

Americo-Liberian Industrial Co.

Letter from the Americo-Liberian Industrial Co. to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Five page letter fragment to Du Bois from the Americo-Liberian Industrial Co. outlining current conditions in Liberia, the goals and objectives of the Company, and the refusal of the Liberian Government to honor a previous contractual agreement.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Nov.

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

Excerpts on The Firestone Rubber Company

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning reactions to the establishment of rubber plantations in Liberia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 June 22

Walton, Lester A., 1882-1965

Letter from Lester A. Walton to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning efforts to petition Franklin Roosevelt for support of Liberia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 July 2

Foreign Policy Association

Letter from Foreign Policy Association to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Raymond L. Buell; regretting that he has been unable to acquire details regarding the League of Nation's operations in the rebuilding of Liberia and requesting that Du Bois relay any news thereon, should he hear of any.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Jan. 15

Foreign Policy Association

Letter from Foreign Policy Association to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Raymond L. Buell; enclosing an article by Buell and published in "Christian Science Monitor" concerning the United States' involvement in "the social reconstruction of Liberia," and requesting Du Bois' comments on the matter and/or the feasibility of the plan involved.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Oct. 26

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Firestone Tire and Rubber Company

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning an appeal to integrate the management of rubber plantations in Liberia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 June 25

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Foreign Policy Association

New York (N.Y.) - Address to Raymond Buell; concerning Buell's article on the United States' involvement in the reconstruction of Liberia (described in mums312-b057-i482), reflecting that the League of Nations "is by far the best instrument" for said purpose and hoping that Buell's plan may be executed effectively with their cooperation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 June 24

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Lawrence C. Howard

New York (N.Y.) - Responding to his various queries on U.S.-African relations; the Pan-African movement and congresses; and the status of modern industry in Liberia (see mums312-b143-i418).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers