Gallery view

1960 Jan. 4

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to International Institute for Peace

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to F. Vigne; per his letter of December 30, 1959 (mums312-b149-i307), pledging to try to send a message and a 2000-word article in advance of the Conference of African Peoples in Tunis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Mar. 7

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to International Institute for Peace

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Fernand Vigne; regretting he cannot attend the Latin-American Peace Congress announced in his last letter (mums312-b153-i273) but enclosing a statement to be read aloud thereat, and noting that it has been signed "by leading men of forty nations."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Feb. 15

International Institute for Peace

Circular letter from International Institute for Peace to W. E. B. Du Bois

Vienna (Austria) - Announcing the date and place of the Latin-American Conference for National Sovereignty, Economic Emancipation and Peace; listing by country the function's sponsors; and describing its themes, aims, and tentative agenda.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 May 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to International Institute for Peace

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to V. Chkhikvadze; per his query (mums312-b153-i277), gladly agreeing to lead a World Peace Delegation in Africa but warning gently that "all may not be well" with his health.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Mar. 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to International Institute for Peace

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Fernand Vigne; regretting could not reply to his notice of February 10th earlier and noting that he has been in direct correspondence with "Izvestia" thereon (mums312-b153-i290, i291).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 June 26

International Institute for Peace

Circular letter from International Institute for Peace to W. E. B. Du Bois

Vienna (Austria) - Signed Fernand Vigne; announcing the founding of a solidarity week in support of the oppressed people of Bizerta, Tunisia and requesting that recipients get int ouch directly with the Tunisian Committee for PEace and Freedom to enquire what action they may take.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Mar. 7

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to International Institute for Peace

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Fernand Vigne; regretting he cannot attend the Latin-American Peace Congress announced in his last letter (mums312-b153-i273) but enclosing a statement to be read aloud thereat.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Feb. 3

International Institute for Peace

Circular letter from International Institute for Peace to W. E. B. Du Bois

Vienna (Austria) - Signed F. Vigne; noting and enclosing summaries of the accomplishments of the WPC's Presidential Committee meeting in Rome and pledging to send further correspondence detailing other Committee decisions and initiatives.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Mar. 28

International Institute for Peace

Telegram from International Institute for Peace to W. E. B. Du Bois

Vienna (Austria) - Soliciting from him a public statement on recent bloodshed in South Africa. Verso bears hand-pencilled draft thereof: "For three centuries, white South Africa has planted war, slavery, theft, murder and hate. Today is is reaping the harvest." (See mums312-b150-i089 for final version.)

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Jan. 12

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to International Institute for Peace

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to F. Vigne; per his letter of December 30, 1959 (mums312-b149-i307), enclosing a copy of his message to the Conference of African Peoples in Tunis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers