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1921 July 15

Vinck, M. A.

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to M. A. Vinck

Concerning a dispute with the Palais Mondial and meetings of the Pan African Congress. Mentions M. Paul Otlet and Blaise Diagne. Typescript sent care of Leon Hennebecq to Brussels, Belgium.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Mar. 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Richard G. Bucksar

New York (N.Y.) - Per his query to the N.A.A.C.P. (mums312-b150-i213), summarizing the meetings of the Pan African Congresses and noting that "the whole history of the Pan-African movement" is outlined in "Dusk of Dawn."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 June 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Africa Institute

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Ivan Z. Potekhin; enclosing the earlier-promised materials on the past meetings of the Pan African Congress; noting imminent plans to leave the country for Czechoslovakia and Africa; and pledging to send the promised photostats with bill promptly upon his return.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1921 Feb. 19

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to M. G. Allison

Savannah (Ga.) - Requesting that there be no banquets or receptions on the night of an upcoming lecture; regarding some technical logistics relevant thereto; and listing the names of a series of individuals she may consult with respect to the functions of the Pan-African Congress.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Mar. 1

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to George Padmore

St. Louis (Mo.) - Explaining that he is on a lecture tour in the Midwest, and sharing his idea about a real Pan-African Congress with one voting delegate for every million "Negroes.".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Apr. 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Jomo Kenyatta

New York (N.Y.) - Reflecting on the success of the Manchester meeting of the Pan-African Congress; noting he shall be hosting for dinner the future Ambassador of Ceylon to the U.S.S.R.; and enclosing the Encyclopedia Africana proposal for his reaction and collaboration.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1921 July 8

United States . Dept. of State

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

Washington (D.C.) - Replying to a letter from Du Bois, which included the resolutions passed by the 1919 Pan African Congress, and addressing the upcoming 1921 Pan African Congress. Typewritten on stationery of the United States Department of State, Washington. Signed by Charles E. Hughes, Secretary of State.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1921 July 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Amiel Vendervelde

Requesting Vendervelde to use his influence to prevent the Palais Mondial from withdrawing its invitation to the Pan African Congress to hold its meetings there. Mentions M. Paul Otlet and Blaise Diagne. Typescript sent care of Leon Hennebecq to Brussels, Belgium.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1921 May 27

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to A. A. Graham

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the bulletin of the 1921 Pan African Congress.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1921 June 8

Allison, Madeline G.

Letter from Madeline G. Allison to Myra Kingman Merriman

Carbon copy of a letter sending Bulletin #2 and list of names for Merriman to contact regarding the upcoming Pan African Congress. Reply requested on behalf of Du Bois by Secretary Madeline G. Allison. Letter addressed to Mrs. J. C. Merriman of the Commodore Hotel.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers