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1955 May 12

Lorch, Lee

Circular letter from Lee Lorch to unidentified correspondent

Nashville (Tenn.) - Providing an update on the status of his indictment; enclosing an account of the case printed in the Pittsburgh Courier; and noting no trial date has yet been set for him.

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1956 Jan. 12

Agrin, Gloria

Letter from Gloria Agrin to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Per her recent letter (mums312-b145-i005), noting that his passport request remains denied, as Ashley Nicholas of the State Dept. refuses to "waive the reules of the Department in re signing a non-Communist affidavit" and hoping that she and Blanch Freedman can discuss the matter with him shortly.

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1958 Aug. 18

Committee to Defend Alexander Trachtenberg

Letter from Committee to Defend Alexander Trachtenberg to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking Du Bois for his help as a member of the Committee in helping the fight to reverse the 1956 conviction of Trachtenberg under the Smith Act. Written on the letterhead of the Labor Research Association.

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1951 Nov. 27

American Labor Party

Circular letter from American Labor Party to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking all members "who worked so hard to free Dr. Du Bois" and noting that his victory "means so much to world peace and freedom and gives us renewed courage to fight harder for these necessities."

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1951 Sept. 18

Timmons, Walter

Letter from Walter Timmons to National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center

Brooksville (Fla.) - Requesting that he contact his brother Willie and prividing his address for that purpose.

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1951 Dec. 20

Barton, David C.

Letter from David C. Barton to National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois & Associates

Jacksonville (Fla.) - Enclosing a $1 contribution in celebration of the Committee's "thrilling fight" and saluting its members as "Real Americans!"

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1951 Nov. 27

China Welfare Appeal

Letter from China Welfare Appeal to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Welthy Honsinger Fisher, Vice Chairman; congratulating him on his acquittal and on "the triumph of truth" and wishing him well.

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1951 Sept. 21

South East Asia Committee

Resolution passed by a special meeting of the South East Asia Committee held in London

London (England) - Supporting W. E. B. Du Bois during his indictment in Federal Court.

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1960 Apr.

DeGregory Defense Committee (Boston, Mass.)

Fact sheet on the DeGregory case

Boston (Mass.) - Outlining the major events in the legal prosecution and trial of 45-year-old factory worker Hugo DeGregory, 1954-1959.

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1926 Aug.

Crisis (Firm)

In Atlanta

United States - Draft of article which appeared in the August 1927 issue of The Crisis which discusses how Dr. C. A. Spence was acquitted from spurious charges lodged against him by a streetcar company in Atlanta.

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