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1945 Apr. 20

National Urban League

Letter from National Urban League to NAACP

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Lester B. Granger, Executive Secretary; addressed to Walter White; in response to the Association's query (mums312-b107-i226), conveying the League's political stances and convictions to be relayed at the United Nations Conference at San Francisco; corroborating the resolutions adopted at the April Colonial Conference, and supporting advances in the "educ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Apr. 9

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

Report of the NAACP Department of Special Research

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting on W. E. b. Du Bois's progress and accomplishments as the Association's "Director of Special Research" between March 12 and April 9; listing lectures given in that window; describing the attendance, proceedings, successes, and resolutions of the April 6-7 Colonial Conference at the New York Public Library; noting Du Bois's new memberships, plans to attend the United N... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Mar. 13

Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981

Memorandum from Roy Wilkins to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying the Board's approval of the proposed Colonial Conference budget and pledging to help arrange his travel and accommodations to and in San Francisco for the United Nations Conference there.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 July 1

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

Annual Report of the NAACP Department of Special Research for the Year 1945

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting the various accomplishments and experiences of the Department between October 4, 1944 and July 1, 1945; highlighting the publication of Du Bois's work, "Color and Democracy," chapter in Logan's "What the Negro Wants," and prospective acceptance of "a book on Africa"; consults with the Secretary of State and other notable figures; attendance at and coordination... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Mar. 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to United States Secretary of State

New York (N.Y.) - On behalf of the NAACP, inquiring if the impending United Nations Conference at San Francisco will include "any commissions or spokesmen from the colonial peoples themselves," and if the Association might be invited formally thereto "for the representation of American Negroes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers