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1948 Sept. 15

Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981

Circular letter from Roy Wilkins to NAACP

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining the decision made by the Board of Directors of the NAACP to terminate W. E. B. Du Bois's employment.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Jan. 22

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

Circular letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to United Nations Little Assembly

New York (N.Y.) - Sent to representatives of the Organization's Little Assembly interim committee; enclosing a copy of the NAACP's petition, "An Appeal to the World"; describing the contents and purposes of said document; and requesting that delegates translate same (where applicable), share with their national governments, and discuss at the Assembly's next meeting.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Sept. 11

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

Circular letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Circular letter accompanying, introducing, and attaching, under separate cover, the NAACP's petition to the United Nations; see mums312-b115-i085 for finalized form.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Jan. 7

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Circular letter from National Association for the Advancement of Colored People to Committee on Survey of Harlem Hospital

New York (N.Y.) - From Walter White, Secretary. Invites members of the Committee to serve on the Committee of Inquiry into allegations against Harlem Hospital.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Dec. 1

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

Circular letter from Crisis to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - A form letter describing the "Crisis"'s various assets and accomplishments, and enumerating four ways readers can help, by renewing their subscriptions, buying same for others, signing up for more than one year at a time, and making monetary donations. See mums312-b183-i001 for final version.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1914 July 17

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

To members of the Board of Directors

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning request for feedback on revised NAACP By-laws and Constitutional for next meeting in September.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Jan. 22

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

Circular letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing and briefly describing "An Appeal to the World," the NAACP's petition to the United Nations, noting its impending publication in pamphlet form, and seeking United Nations delegates' assistance in distributing translated versions of same in their respective represented countries.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1912 May

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People circular letter

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning upcoming Du Bois speaking engagement at the Liberal Club in New York City.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Nov. 22

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

Circular letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to "Crisis" agents; regretting the delays in the production of the November issue and describing the circumstances of the strike that incurred same; requesting that agents send their November payments and December orders asap in light of ensuing difficulties; and hoping for their continued and productive collaboration throughout 1920.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Nov. 25

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

Circular letter from Crisis to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Encouraging "Crisis" readers whose subscriptions have expired to renew as soon as they can and thus continue to receive "one of the most brilliant of our periodicals."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers