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1951 June 23

World Peace Council

Circular letter from World Peace Council to W. E. B. Du Bois

Prague (Czech Republic) - Signed Jean Laffitte, General Secretary; summarizing and justifying the accomplishments made and resolutions adopted at the Council's recent meetings in Warsaw and Berlin; announcing the date of the next meeting, to convene in Moscow and outlining the goals for that session; and hoping for recipients' continued participation and feedback.

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1950 Jan. 25

World Peace Congress

Circular letter from World Peace Congress

Paris (France) - Announcing their decision to hold another peace congress, mentioning that people should begin to get their visas, and mentioning that they will soon send out information concerning the third session of the World Peace Congress.

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1949 June 3

World Peace Congress

Circular letter from World Peace Congress

Paris (France) - Providing a message written by Mrs. Acheson, Bevin, Schuman, and Vychinski, describing the World Peace Congress.

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1905 May 22

Conference for the Study of the Negro Problems

Copy of 1905 Conference for the Study of the Negro Problems circular letter

Atlanta (Ga.) - Photocopy of Conference for the Study of the Negro Problems circular letter addressed to women. Announces annual Mothers' Meeting at Atlanta University. Lists speakers including Frances Kellor, Mrs. Butler R. Wilson, and Mary Ovington.

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1919 Jan. 1

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois a M. Diagne and autres sur un Congres Pan-African qui doit etre tenu a Paris en Fevrier 1919

Paris (France) - Concerning a proposal for a Pan African Congress to be held February 2, 3 and 4, 1919. In French.

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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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1954 Mar. 30

World Peace Council

Circular letter from World Council of Peace to W. E. B. Du Bois

Vienna (Austria) - Signed Jean Laffitte, General Secretary; enclosing a copy of the resolution and statement arrived at the recent meeting in Vienna and calling attention to the proposed extraordinary session to be held that May in Berlin.

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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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1914 Dec. 21

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

To our members

New york (N.Y.) - Concerning annual business meeting of the NAACP for January 4, 1915 and an appeal for dues.

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1954 Oct. 12

International Union of Students

Circular letter from International Union of Students to W. E. B. Du Bois

Prague (Czech Republic) - Signed Bruno Bernint, for the World Federation of Democratic Youth, and Ji?í Pelikan, for the International Union of Students; describing and inviting recipients to the jointly-convoked World Festival of Youth and Students for Peace and Friendship to take place in July and August 1955 and describing some objectives and logistical details of the event.

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