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1955 Mar. 28

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Chinese People's Committee for World Peace

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Kuo Mo Jo; describing the general American population's awareness of the U.S.A.'s role as "war monger" and outlining its continued efforts against this; and regretting that the government has restricted his and fellow citizens' foreign travel so much that it will be "practically impossible" for any Americans to attend the peace conference described in his recent letter (mu... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Feb. 24

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Du Bois' appearance at the NAACP Conference to speak on "Russia and Her Race Problem".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Apr. 24

Hyman, Lillian, 1916-2012

Letter from Lillian Hyman to Paul Robeson

New York (N.Y.) - For W. E. B. Du Bois, and per the matter of arranging "an American organization directly in alliance with the World Peace Council," enclosing advice garnered from Gloria Agrin, and pledging to write Mr. Laffette as well on the matter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Mar. 9

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing an invitation to the April 6-7 Colonial Conference at the New York Public Library; encouraging her attendance thereat and/or her referral to other Indians living in America whose presence might be favorable.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Mar. 30

Rosinger, Lawrence K. (Lawrence Kaelter), 1915-

Letter from Lawrence K. Rosinger to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Expressing interest in the impending Colonial Conference and regretting that "the pressure of other obligations make it impossible for me to attend."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 May

American Sponsoring Committee for Representation at the World Peace Congress

World Congress for Peace advertisement

New York (N.Y.) - Advertising the event, "Report from Paris," on May 23rd at the City Center Casino in New York.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Mar. 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Richard G. Bucksar

New York (N.Y.) - Per his query to the N.A.A.C.P. (mums312-b150-i213), summarizing the meetings of the Pan African Congresses and noting that "the whole history of the Pan-African movement" is outlined in "Dusk of Dawn."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Mar. 23

Bentley, Clara L.

Letter from Clara L. Bentley to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledging his Colonial Conference invitation to Emory Ross and apologizing on his behalf for having to miss the occasion, as he is currently out of town.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Mar. 21

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Bishop R. R. Wright

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking him for his referral to Jacob Motsi (see mums312-b109-i012) and hoping that both he and Wright can attend the April 6-7 Colonial Conference in New York.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 Nov. 27

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to War Department

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning possible Pan African Congress during the Paris Peace Conference.

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