Gallery view

1945 Mar. 9

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing an invitation to the April 6-7 Colonial Conference at the New York Public Library; encouraging her attendance thereat and/or her referral to other Indians living in America whose presence might be favorable.

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1945 Mar. 30

Rosinger, Lawrence K. (Lawrence Kaelter), 1915-

Letter from Lawrence K. Rosinger to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Expressing interest in the impending Colonial Conference and regretting that "the pressure of other obligations make it impossible for me to attend."

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1945 Mar. 23

Bentley, Clara L.

Letter from Clara L. Bentley to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledging his Colonial Conference invitation to Emory Ross and apologizing on his behalf for having to miss the occasion, as he is currently out of town.

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1945 Mar. 21

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Bishop R. R. Wright

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking him for his referral to Jacob Motsi (see mums312-b109-i012) and hoping that both he and Wright can attend the April 6-7 Colonial Conference in New York.

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1945 Mar. 29

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

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

New York (N.Y.) - Pledging to stop in at the April 6-7 Colonial Conference "and possibly... make one or two suggestions" and commending him for "still working so whole-heartedly for Africa."

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1945 Apr. 6

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

Colonial Conference resolution

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the resolutions adopted at the April 6-7 Colonial Conference at the New York Public Library, promoting the founding and maintenance of "economic, social and political standards" in colonial territories, mandated by the United Nations, the political autonomy of said lands, and the "fullest measure of international cooperation" in improving and advancing their ... more

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1957 Nov. 19

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

This book stirred my imagination

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech reviewing "Ghana: The Autobiography of Kwame Nkrumah;" discusses the life of Kwame Nkrumah, colonization, imperialism, and Pan-African congresses.

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1945 Mar. 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Peter Honig

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing an invitation to the impending Colonial Conference and seeking referral to "any persons from the Dutch colonies with whom we could get in touch."

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1945 Jan. 2

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"; noting the acceptance of "Color and Democracy" by Harcourt, Brace; coordination of the April Colonial Conference; recent lectures at universities and cultural institutes; and membership on the Wendell Willkie Award committee.

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1945 Feb. 13

Macmillan Company

Letter from MacMillan Company to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed H. S. Latham, Vice President; thanking him for his book proposal (mums312-b106-i381) and inviting him to let them have a look at the manuscript therein described.

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