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1944 Feb. 21

Herskovits, Melville J. (Melville Jean), 1895-1963

Letter from Melville J. Herskovits to Members of the Organizing Committee for an International Conference on Africa

Evanston (Ill.) - Suggesting a series of dates for the Committee's next meeting, and confirming its New York location.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Mar. 2

Herskovits, Melville J. (Melville Jean), 1895-1963

Letter from Melville J. Herskovits to Members of the Organizing Committee for an International Conference on Africa

Evanston (Ill.) - Convening the next Committee meeting on April 8 in New York, at the Social Science Research Council conference room and suggesting how they might prepare for it. Hand-written note to Du Bois regrets his inability to attend and congratulates him on his recent election to the National Institute of Arts and Letters.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Feb. 10

Herskovits, Melville J. (Melville Jean), 1895-1963

Letter from Melville J. Herskovits to Members of the Organizing Committee for an International Conference on Africa

Evanston (Ill.) - Relaying a series of developments since the last Committee meeting; outlining certain obstacles and new problems pertaining to the Committee's organization; suggesting that the next meeting be held in New York some weekend; and requesting they fill out the reply card, indicating their available dates.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers