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1951 June

All Union Conference of Peace Supporters (Soviet Union)

Telegram from All Union Conference of Peace Supporters to W. E. B. Du Bois

Moscow (Russia) - Inviting him to an August 25 conference to promote "durable and lasting peace throughout the world."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Sept.

Peace Conference of the Asian and Pacific Regions (1952 : Beijing, China)

Telegram from Peace Conference of the Asian and Pacific Regions to W. E. B. Du Bois, John A. Kingsbury, Howard Fast, and Paul Robeson

Beijing (China) - Sent by I Liu Ning, Secretary-General, Preparatory Committee; encouraging them to write articles for the September conference and send them within the following two weeks.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Aug.

Vsesoi?u?znoe obshchestvo kul?turno? svi?a?zi s zagranit?s?e? (Soviet Union)

Telegram from Vsesoi?u?znoe obshchestvo kul?turno? svi?a?zi s zagranit?s?e? (Soviet Union) to W. E. B. Du Bois

Copy of a telegram inviting Du Bois to the Moscow peace conference.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957 June 8

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois and Shirley Graham to World Peace Council

New York (N.Y.) - Deeply regretting their inability to join them in Colombo, Ceylon, and suggesting that "if American citizens felt free to express their wishes they would vote overwhelmingly for peace, disarmament, and abolition of nuclear bombs."

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1951 Apr. 20

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Transvaal Peace Congress

New York (N.Y.) - Greeting the Congress on behalf of the American Peace Crusade and "fifteen million Negro Americans," and noting succinctly, "Race segregation causes war."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Sept. 6

Peace Conference of the Asian and Pacific Regions (1952 : Beijing, China)

Telegram from Peace Conference of the Asian and Pacific Regions to W. E. B. Du Bois

Beijing (China) - Sent by I Liu Ning, Secretary-General, Preparatory Committee; requesting that he send by airmail a copy of his article for the Conference to the Prague office of the Hsinhua news agency.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Sept. 12

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Peace Conference of the Asian and Pacific Regions

New York (N.Y.) - Sent to Mr. Liungingi, Secretary; addressed to him at the Prague office of Hsinshua News Agency; enclosing his statement for the Asian Pacific Peace Conference to be held that September in Beijing.

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1955 June 15

World Festival of Youth and Students for Peace and Friendship

Telegram from World Youth Festival to W. E. B. Du Bois

Warsaw (Poland) - Inviting him to be the guest of honor at the July 31-August 14 festival in Warsaw.

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1952 Sept. 20

Peace Conference of the Asian and Pacific Regions (1952 : Beijing, China)

Telegram from Peace Conference of the Asian and Pacific Regions to W. E. B. Du Bois, John A. Kingsbury, Howard Fast, and Paul Robeson

Beijing (China) - Sent by I Liu Ning, Secretary-General, Preparatory Committee; relaying that Talitha Gerlach has accepted to serve as delegate to the U.S. committee and naming the individuals she suggested for its delegation composision.

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1951 Oct. 5

World Peace Council

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

Prague (Czech Republic) - Sent by Jean Laffitte; succinctly relaying the postponement of the Council's Vienna meeting.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers