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1907 June 7

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Atlanta University

Atlanta (Ga.) - Detailed history, to date, of Conference for the study of Negro Problems. Includes several reviews of conference publications from the press. Written for potential Russell Sage Foundation grant.

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1955 May 24

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois, Paul Robeson, and Howard Fast to World Peace Council at Helsinki

New York (N.Y.) - The three leaders' message to the Conference attendees, pledging full support of and cooperation with their aims and efforts; noting the obstacles to the growth of the peace movement in the U.S. and pledging that it is "large and growing nonetheless."

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1925 Feb. 7

International Neo-Malthusian and Birth Control Conference

Letter from International Neo-Malthusian and Birth Control Conference to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning request to write a short message to be read at conference.

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1934 Aug. 22

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Harrison S. Jackson

New York (N.Y.) - Responds to Jackson's proposed plan for a National Negro Congress

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1955 May 9

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to World Peace Council

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Jean Laffitte; correcting and supersedes his own recent letter (mums312-b144-i317), naming American members of the World Peace Council left out in his previous list; naming seven others (himself among them) who are willing to serve; and noting efforts to recruit further members.

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1925 Feb. 18

International Neo-Malthusian and Birth Control Conference

Letter from International Neo-Malthusian and Birth Control Conference to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Du Bois's message to the conference.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 Aug. 23

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Jessie Fauset

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning invitation to conference on Cooperation amongst African Americans.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 May 9

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

We can now speak for peace in the United States

Toronto (Ont.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech which was supposed to be given at the Canadian Peace Conference, but note reads "Not Given." Du Bois explains that the United States government "regard peace as dangerous;" discusses his involvement in peace movements, congresses, and the Peace Information Center as well as the trials and accusations involved with being associated with... more

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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

1924 Jan. 2

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

A third journey to Pan-Africa

United States - Handwritten draft of article published in the New Republic as "The Negro Takes Stock," discussing racial discrimination and United States relations with Africa; references the Pan-African congress.

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