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1943

Julius Rosenwald Fund

Julius Rosenwald Fund 1943 fellowships

Chicago (Ill.) - Providing information of the two fellowship categories: fellowships for "negroes," and ones for "white Southerners" who will work on a problem distinctive to the South.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Dec.

World Biographical Encyclopedia (New York, N.Y.)

New York Times reviews of World Biography

New York (N.Y.) - Providing two reviews of the "World Biography" copied from October and December editions of the New York Times.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Jan.

Committee for a Democratic Far Eastern Policy

Call to an action conference on the China policy issue

New York (N.Y.) - Announcing and outlining the objectives and prospective proceedings of a January 29 all-day conference on China policy.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Oct.

Civil Rights Congress (U.S.)

Call for a people's conference to fight the McCarran Law prosecutions and McCathyism

New York (N.Y.) - Announcing a people's conference on fighting the McCarran Act, explaining why the McCarran Act is dangerous, and providing a form for signing up for the conference.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949

Dyer, Jacob A.

Statement by Jacob A. Dyer, ex-Chaplain, U. S. Army

United States - Concerning his relief from duty due to the lack of vacancy in "all-Negro units" and the policy that a "Negro" chaplain cannot be admitted to a "white unit."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Jan.

Day, Caroline Bond

Call for information from Caroline Bond Day

United States - Soliciting more information about "families including persons of mixed blood in this country." Directing responses to The Crisis office. Copied from Day's letter to W. E. B. Du Bois, item mums312-b181-i445.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950

Council on African Affairs

Protest and a plea draft

New York (N.Y.) - Declaring their opposition to the use of atomic weapons, and to wars being waged with Korea, Malaya, and "Indo-China." Draft of mums312-b128-i110.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1942 Feb.

Atlanta University

Lecture series statement

Atlanta (Ga.) - Statement publicizing a lecture series by E. Franklin Frazier at Atlanta University.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 May

Committee for Peaceful Alternatives

Appeal to the American people for peaceful alternatives to the cold war

Chicago (Ill.) - Stating their appeal for the end of the Cold War.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Dec. 24

Legislative Assembly and Rally for Civil Rights (1949: Washington, D.C.) . Organizing Committee

Circular letter from Legislative Assembly and Rally for Civil Rights Organizing Committee

Washington (D.C.) - Calling for participants in an assembly and a rally for Civil Rights to be held on February 11th and 12th, 1949. Signed by J. Finley Wilson, W. E. B. Du Bois, Benjamin F. Mays, William H. Jernagin, O. Ward Nichols, John Wesley Dobbs, and William H. Borders.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers