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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

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

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

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

1929 May 25

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

Circular letter from Crisis to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Asking a series of six questions on the African American enrollment at various educational institutions; the degrees to be conferred thereto; the name and address of particularly accomplished students; inter-collegiate debates hosted by the institution; and the "most significant event" in its history.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Jan. 15

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, and seeking attention thereto in the review section of various periodicals.

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" subscribers to "give the gift of the 'Crisis,'" as it were, that holiday season, and suggesting they take the opportunity to renew their own subscriptions and commitments to "the settlement of race problems in this country and the world."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers