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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."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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. 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.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Aug. 10

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to B. D. Grekov

New York (N.Y.) - Accepting the invitation to the Moscow Peace Congress, and mentioning that if he is able to attend, he will cable his time of arrival.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers