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1951 Nov. 27

American Labor Party

Circular letter from American Labor Party to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking all members "who worked so hard to free Dr. Du Bois" and noting that his victory "means so much to world peace and freedom and gives us renewed courage to fight harder for these necessities."

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1951 Aug. 20

American Peace Crusade

Circular letter from American Peace Crusade to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Signed "yours for peace," Thomas Richardson and Willard Uphaus, co-directors; citing from the resolution passed by the National Committee with respect to W. E. B. Du Bois's indictment and outlining various tasks local peace groups can undertake in order to persuade the Justice Dept. to drop the case.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Dec. 6

National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center

Circular letter from National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking everyone for expressing their opposition to the indictment of W. E. B. Du Bois and for working to get the case dropped.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Oct.

Trade Union Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois

Circular letter from Trade Union Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Ben Gold, Chairman; addressed to "Sirs and Brothers"; inviting them to attend the November 16 dinner in honor of W. E. B. Du Bois, "world-renowned scholar and an outstanding leader of the Negro people"; outlining the facets and absurdities of his recent legal troubles and federal indictment; and urging "we can express our understanding and appreciation by giving ... more

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1961 Feb. 12

Religious Freedom Committee (New York, N.Y.)

Circular letter from Religious Freedom Committee to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Strongly urging recipients to support and participate in an upcoming rally for freedom of speech, in solidarity with the plights of Frank Wilkinson and Carl Braden.

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1951 Feb. 10

W. E. B Du Bois Testimonial Dinner Committee

Circular letter from W. E. B Du Bois Testimonial Dinner Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Providing a statement made by W. E. B. Du Bois concerning the entirely American status of the Peace Information Center, and providing quotes on the subject from sponsors of the testimonial dinner committee.

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1951 Nov. 18

Council on African Affairs

Circular letter from Council on African Affairs to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Jerome Rush, Assistant to the Secretary; describing the founding, feats, and functions of the W. E. B. Du Bois's Defense Committee and urging recipients to contribute thereto by making a donation, writing a letter to President Truman, and/or attending his trial in D.C.

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1951 Oct.

Trade Union Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois

Circular letter from Trade Union Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Ben Gold, Chairman; inviting recipients to attend the November 16 dinner in honor of W. E. B. Du Bois, "world-renowned scholar and an outstanding leader of the Negro people"; outlining the facets and absurdities of his recent legal troubles and federal indictment; and urging "we can express our understanding and appreciation by giving wholehearted support and mak... more

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1951 Nov. 28

National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center

Circular letter from National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center

New York (N.Y.) - Announcing the victorious moment that occurred when Judge McGuire ruled that the Government had no valid evidence against W. E. B. Du Bois.

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1951 Aug. 31

National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center

Circular letter from National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center

New York (N.Y.) - Mentioning an enclosed postcard addressed to President Truman asking for the indictment against W. E. B. Du Bois to be dropped.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers