Gallery view

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.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Apr.

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

Draft of Colonial Conference resolution

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft of the four resolutions adopted at the April 6-7 Colonial Conference (mums312-b107-i143 bearing Du Bois's editorial marks), urging an end to Colonialism, the international oversight of its demise, the foundation of "an international body of colonial peoples" and the social and economic development thereof. See mums312-b107-i141 for finalized version.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Apr. 7

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

Draft of Colonial Conference resolution

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft of the four resolutions adopted at the April 6-7 Colonial Conference urging an end to Colonialism, the international oversight of its demise, the foundation of "an international body of colonial peoples" and the social and economic development thereof, listing the names of the 11 conference attendees. (See mums312-b107-i141 for finalized version.)

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

1951 Sept. 28

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

The causes of world war

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft of speech for the "Right to Advocate Peace" meeting on the causes and results of war, colonialism, peace with the Soviet Union and reform in the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 May 8

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to 100 prominent Americans concerning the Peace Conference in China

New York (N.Y.) - Seeking the opinions of "100 prominent Americans" on the prospective Peace Conference of the Asian and Pacific Regions, and U.S. involvement therein, and requesting that Howard Fast, Paul Robeson, Theodore Bayer, Abbott Simon, and Thomas Richardson read and comment on the draft of that plea.

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

1945 Apr.

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

Draft of Colonial Conference resolution

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft of the four resolutions adopted at the April 6-7 Colonial Conference (hand-scripted in mums312-b107-i142), urging an end to Colonialism, the international oversight of its demise, the foundation of "an international body of colonial peoples" and the social and economic development thereof. See mums312-b107-i141 for finalized version.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Apr.

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

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers