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1925 Nov. 17

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Letter from Anson Phelps Stokes to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Concerning a recent conference on Africa held by the International Missionary Council in Hartford, Connecticut.

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1947 Oct. 8

Somali Youth League (Mogadishu, Somalia)

Circular letter from Somali Youth League to British newspapers

Mogadishu (Somalia) - Signed Abdullahi Issa, Secretary General; briefly describing conditions in Italian Africa and proceedings thereto pertaining underway at the conference of "the Big Four Foreign Ministers"; imploring newspapers to publicize said proceedings and to inform the public on the arrangement and fruits of the conference.

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1943 Mar. 11

Organizing Committee for an International Conference on Africa

Circular letter from Organizing Committee for an International Conference on Africa to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Anson Phelps Stokes; listing and briefly describing prospective delegates at the upcoming "African Conference" in Washington and gladly conveying the degree of interest evidenced therein.

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1944 Feb. 21

Herskovits, Melville J. (Melville Jean), 1895-1963

Letter from Melville J. Herskovits to Members of the Organizing Committee for an International Conference on Africa

Evanston (Ill.) - Suggesting a series of dates for the Committee's next meeting, and confirming its New York location.

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1961 Aug. 16

Partington, Paul G.

Letter from Paul Partington to W. E. B. Du Bois

Whittier (Calif.) - Regarding his research on "The Moon" and the history of Du Bois's publications (see mums312-b154-i095 and onwards), confirming their August 30th dinner date; noting plans to soon meet with Benjamin Wegesa, and enclosing a feature on him; sending along also an article on the All-African People's Conference; as well as three issues of the First Friends Church "College Chronic... more

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1932 Dec. 10

Ben-Samu, Jovanne, Ras

Letter from Ras Jovanne Ben-Samu to W. E. B. Du Bois

Rome (Italy) - Concerns tip to Ethiopia, ways for African Americans to work with Ethiopia, to prepare for settling there.

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1925 Nov. 9

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Anson Phelps Stokes

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a conference on Africa held in Hartford, Connecticut.

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1961 Mar. 9

Karl-Marx-Universität Leipzig

Letter from Karl-Marx-Universität to W. E. B. Du Bois

Leipzig (Germany) - Signed Professor Dr. Georg Mayer, Rektor; describing the scope and goals of an upcoming conference on "Problems of Neo-Colonialism" and inviting Du Bois to send some remarks thereon.

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1943 Apr. 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Edwin R. Embree

Atlanta (Ga.) - Explaining that his bill for attending the conference in Washington was $58.50, and that it will be paid by the Phelps Stokes Fund and the Julius Rosenwald Fund.

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1944 Apr. 7

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

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

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to Max Yergan; describing recent correspondence with Amy Jacques Garvey (widow of Marcus) and Harold Moody regarding the establishment of a "post-war conference to consider needs and demands of Negroes"; noting his hopes to hold a Fifth Pan African Congress in London at the end of the war; and inviting him to co-sponsor same. (Text identical to that of mums312-b102-i053, ... more

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