Gallery view

1953 Apr. 3

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

The Marcantonio- Du Bois television program

New York (N.Y.) - In this broadcast, the American Labor Party pays tribute to Franklin Delano Roosevelt on the eighth anniversary of his death. Du Bois and former ALP Congressman Vito Marcantonio touch on the discrepancy between Roosevelt's ideal of the Freedom from Fear and the widespread paranoia of Cold War America as spearheaded by the House Un-American Activities Committee. They d... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 June 13

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

As the crow flies

United States - Discussing Virginia Union University, United States relations with China, peace movements, and the importance of insurance; also notes the fight against Congressman Marcantonio.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 May 9

American Labor Party

Letter from American Labor Party to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Responding to a previous letter; mentioning an enclosed ticket for the evening at Madison Square Garden.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Dec. 7

Vito Marcantonio Political Association

Vito Marcantonio memorial program

New York (N.Y.) - Outlining the proceedings of the dedication of the Marcantonio memorial, featuring remarks by various speakers, W. E. B. Du Bois among them, and noting the purported purposes of the initiative.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Nov. 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Vito Marcantonio

New York (N.Y.) - Mentioning that he was distressed to learn of Marcantonio's resignation from the American Labor Party, and mentioning that he supports Marcantonio's decision.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 June 13

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

As the crow flies

United States - Discussing Virginia Union University, United States relations with China, peace movements, and the importance of insurance; also notes the fight against Congressman Marcantonio.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 May 28

American Labor Party

Letter from American Labor Party to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking Du Bois for the "Lacrimae Christi."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Aug. 12

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

Vito Marcantonio

Published in Freedom. Remembering the life and achievements of the late Vito Marcantonio, 1902, 1954.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Nov. 5

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

Circular letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Copy of a letter sent to Louise Berman and Abbott Simon; enclosing a leaflet describing the objectives of a prospective memorial in honor of Marcantonio's life and seeking recipients' participation in the project.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Mar. 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Vito Marcantonio

New York (N.Y.) - Mentioning that he and Shirley Graham Du Bois returned from a vacation, that the reprinting of "Black Reconstruction" has worked itself out, and that he was alarmed by the Progressive party ticket.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers