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1952 Nov.

Congress of the Peoples for Peace (1952 : Vienna, Austria) . U. S. Sponsoring Committee

Let's talk it over

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the goals and prospective proceedings of the Congress to be held in Vienna that December; citing from the appeal for the Congress's convocation; urging recipients to become involved in the peace-seeking initiative; and providing a partial list of the members of the U. S. sponsoring committee, W. E. B. Du Bois among them.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Nov.

Congress of the Peoples for Peace (1952 : Vienna, Austria) . U. S. Sponsoring Committee

Statement sent to Secretary of State Dean Acheson in reply to State Dept.'s attack on Vienna Congress

New York (N.Y.) - Responding to the Dept.'s November 13 attack on the Vienna Congress; citing from various national and international sponsors of that event; and urging the Dept. to restore travel privileges such that "the peace-loving people of the United States" -- W. E. B. Du Bois among them -- can participate meaningfully in the Congress; amended version of mums312-b138-i278, bearing... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Oct. 24

Congress of the Peoples for Peace (1952 : Vienna, Austria) . U. S. Sponsoring Committee

U. S. Sponsoring Committee of the Congress of the Peoples for Peace Press newsletter, number 1

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying news on the formation of a U. S. Committee to attend the Vienna Congress that December; naming its so far sponsors, W. E. B. Du Bois among them; outlining work "in progress"; and noting additional news on preparations for the occasion.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Nov. 26

Congress of the Peoples for Peace (1952 : Vienna, Austria) . U. S. Sponsoring Committee

Circular letter from U. S. Sponsoring Committee of Congress of the Peoples for Peace to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Willard Uphaus; enclosing a draft of a letter to be sent to Secretary of State Dean Acheson and seeking sponsors' suggested edits thereto.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Nov.

Congress of the Peoples for Peace (1952 : Vienna, Austria) . U. S. Sponsoring Committee

Statement sent to Secretary of State Dean Acheson in reply to State Dept.'s attack on Vienna Congress

New York (N.Y.) - Responding to the Dept.'s November 13 attack on the Vienna Congress; citing from various national and international sponsors of that event; and urging the Dept. to restore travel privileges such that "the peace-loving people of the United States" -- W. E. B. Du Bois among them -- can participate meaningfully in the Congress. See also mums312-b138-i286.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Nov.

Congress of the Peoples for Peace (1952 : Vienna, Austria) . U. S. Sponsoring Committee

Circular letter from U. S. Sponsoring Committee of Congress of the Peoples for Peace to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Willard Uphaus; describing the formation of a sponsoring committee to the Congress which has "committed to spending money" it doesn't have, and so seeking support and contributions from recipients; "We don't need a vast sum -- but what we need, we need badly and now."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Dec. 2

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to U. S. Sponsoring Committee for Congress of the Peoples for Peace

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Willard Uphaus; stating succinctly his concurrence with the proposed letter to Secretary of State Dean Acheson on the State Dept.'s actions against the Vienna Congress (see mums312-b138-i278).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Oct. 21

Congress of the Peoples for Peace (1952 : Vienna, Austria) . U. S. Sponsoring Committee

U. S. Sponsoring Committee of the Congress of the Peoples for Peace Press release

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying news on the formation of a U. S. Committee to attend the Vienna Congress that December; naming its so far sponsors, W. E. B. Du Bois among them; and citing from the Committee's recent joint appeal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Dec.

Congress of the Peoples for Peace (1952 : Vienna, Austria) . U. S. Sponsoring Committee

Call for U. S. representation at the Congress of the Peoples for Peace

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the goals and prospective proceedings of the Vienna Peace Congress to meet in Vienna that December and seeking Americans to participate in the U. S. sponsoring committee thereto; "We who want to save all nations, including our own, from a new and more terrible war must make our voices heard at Vienna."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Nov. 3

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to U. S. Sponsoring Committee for Congress of the Peoples for Peace

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Willard Uphaus; noting that he has recently sent a voice recording to be shared at the Congress and discussing the possible arrangement of more recordings, or "a carefully staged affair ... by some film expert with pictures or sound."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers