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1955 Apr.

Murphy, George B., 1906-1986

Letter from George B. Murphy, Jr. to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - On behalf of Louis Lautier, inquiring into just what Du Bois meant about the Asian-African Conference in Bandung "being the first conference in which black and brown peoples take up the question of settling their own destiny since the Renaissance." Second page bears copy of the same message, and George B. Murphy's Washington, D.C. address on verso.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 Nov. 29

United States . White House Office

Letter from the White House to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Acknowledgement of receipt of letter to President Wilson regarding Pan African Congress and inability to schedule a meeting.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 June 25

Lobby for Peace

Call to a Lobby for Peace

Washington (D.C.) - Describing the origins, goals, tentative program, and sponsors of the June 25 Lobby for Peace in Washington, D.C.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Aug. 12

U. S. launches attack on Reds' peace petition State Department sends analysis to 450 groups, warning against being taken in

Washington (D.C.) - Describing the State Dept.'s "warning" to 450 American organizations to not be "taken in" by "Communist-inspired peace petitions" and advisements against attending the second World Congress of Partisans of Peace.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers