Gallery view

1933 Aug. 1

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Secretary of State, Liberia

New York (N.Y.) - To L. A. Grimes, Secretary of State: "Do not yield."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Nov. 1

Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America . Department of Race Relations

Letter from Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America, Department of Race Relations to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the origination of a letter sent by the United States State Department claiming that the Federal Council of Churches has endorsed a plan to appoint a Liberian Chief Advisor.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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

1933 Sept. 6

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Attaching "a very interesting exchange of viewpoints" between Viscount Cecil and Raymond Leslie Buell on the Liberian situation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 June 9

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Letter from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing recent "self-explanatory" correspondence with Dorothy Detzer of the Women's International League; inquiring as to the possibility of his coming to Washington, D.C. anytime soon; and attaching a copy of the story based on the Association's releases and printed in twenty-six Scripps-Howard newspapers.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Mar. 16

Wilson, Frank T. (Frank Thompson), b. 1887

Letter from Frank T. Wilson to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Wilson's interest in a "Negro Youth Movement" in the United States and his reactions to the 1933 Amenia Conference. Written on the letterhead of the National Council of Student Christian Associations.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Aug. 31

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Liberia Supreme Court Justice

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to the Honorable L. A. Grimes; confirming Grimes's interpretation of Du Bois's latest correspondence, stating his willingness to assist in the Liberian dilemma (see mums312-b071-i034), and informing him "I do not ask any honorarium" for said efforts; enclosing recent correspondence with Dorothy Detzer.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 June 8

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Letter from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying that a set of proofs of Du Bois's article should be on its way from the Foreign Affairs office; enclosing recent correspondence with William T. Stone of Foreign Policy; and reporting on recent dealings with Cecil, Winship, and Roosevelt.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Mar. 11

Fletcher, Angus

Letter from Angus Fletcher to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Du Bois' article, "Liberia and Rubber", from the "New Republic" and loans from England given to Liberia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Oct. 24

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Letter from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Asking if he would be willing or able to serve as a representative to the League of Nations on behalf of Liberia and enclosing correspondence from Dorothy Detzer regarding said invitation; also enclosing correspondence between Detzer and Secretary of State Cordell Hull concerning a series of changes to international policy regarding Liberia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers