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1953 Nov. 17

Council on African Affairs

The Council on African Affairs answers Attorney General Brownell

New York (N.Y.) - Written in response to the attack on the Council on African Affairs by Attorney General Herbert Brownell; clarifies the purpose of the council and its concerns regarding the peoples of Africa; lists examples of the council's service; provides testimonials to refute the false charges; takes a strong stance against the McCarran Law.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Apr. 5

Birth Control Federation of America

Letter from Birth Control Federation of America, Inc.

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining the informational products available for physicians to provide for their patients and an enclosed order form..

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Jan. 24

Silent Action

Letter from Silent Action to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed W. W. Rourk; describing the details of a new plan whose slogan is "Self-Help or No-Help" and the concomitant establishment of Relief Committees; enclosing a roster of directors and list of invitees; seeking the participation of "real, thinking men, who are also real race-men" and hoping for Du Bois's contribution.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1943 Mar. 27

March on Washington Movement

Circular letter from March on Washington Movement to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed A. Philip Randolph, National Director; describing and enclosing a telegram threatening to picket the War Manpower Commission unless something is done "in the next week or ten days... to advance the well-being of the Negro and make FEPC increasingly effective, and urging him to sign in solidarity.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Mar.

Birth Control Federation of America

Letter from Birth Control Federation of America, Inc.

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining the informational products available for physicians to provide for their patients.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 May 5

Crisis (Firm)

Circular letter from Crisis to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - For use in the forthcoming education-themed edition of the "Crisis," requesting that recipients submit the "names and addresses of any persons of Negro descent in your institution" who have received advanced degrees.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941

Birth Control Clinical Research Bureau (New York, N.Y.)

Letter from Birth Control Federation of America

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining an enclosed order form for informational materials.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 May

Birth Control Clinical Research Bureau (New York, N.Y.)

Letter from Birth Control Federation of America

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining a leaflet titled, "Planned Parenthood," and methods for its distribution. Signed by Margaret Sanger, Honorary Chairman.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Jan. 10

Birth Control Federation of America

Letter from Birth Control Federation of America, Inc.

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining the enclosed leaflets, "Planned Parenthood," and "Plan Your Family."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Jan. 20

Pittsburg Courier Publishing Co.

Circular letter from Pittsburgh Courier to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed George S. Schuyler, New York Editor; enclosing a clipping describing the unfair trials of Privates Calvin Dennis and Herman Dennis, and Sargeant Robert Burns, and urging readers and recipients to write letters of protest "IMMEDIATELY" to President Eisenhower.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers