Gallery view

1950

National Council of American-Soviet Friendship (U.S.)

Not my liberty but ours

New York (N.Y.) - Describing Morford's three-month incarceration for contempt of the House Committee on Un-American Activities; urging recipients to become involved, "in this time of war hysteria"; and calling on them to take action, and send "whatever you can" to the National Council's New York city offices.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 July 17

National Council of American-Soviet Friendship (U.S.)

Letter from National Council of American-Soviet Friendship to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Richard Morford, Executive Director; thanking him for his "splendid contribution to the thinking" of the Council's recent conference attendees -- :I am certain that your straightforward witness to the progress in world affairs ... struck home to the people."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Nov. 2

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to National Council of American-Soviet Friendship

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Richard Morford; per his recent letters (mums312-b125-i113, i114), noting the dates of the December 3-5 and January 12-14 congresses, and pledging to be present at the November 10 dinner.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957 Nov. 11

National Council of American-Soviet Friendship (U.S.)

Letter from National Council of American-Soviet Friendship to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Richard Morford, Executive Director; thanking him for the "serious impression" he made at the November 10 peace rally and noting he is "so glad that you took part."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957 June 6

National Council of American-Soviet Friendship (U.S.)

Letter from National Council of American-Soviet Friendship to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Richard Morford, Executive Director; describing the logistical details of his address to be given at the Rockwell Kent Testimonial Dinner (see also mums312-b147-i399, i400).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Dec. 9

National Council of American-Soviet Friendship (U.S.)

Letter from National Council of American-Soviet Friendship to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Richard Morford, Executive Director; thanking him for his participation in the Council's recent congress (mums312-b125-i142) and for the "contribution you have so generously made on behalf of our effort for Soviet-American understanding and world peace."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Oct. 29

National Council of American-Soviet Friendship (U.S.)

Letter from National Council of American-Soviet Friendship to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Richard Morford, Executive Director; confirming the logistical details of his brief speech before the Council's Annual Rally on November 12; enclosing a copy of its tentative program; and naming other speakers to be featured thereat.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Nov. 25

National Council of American-Soviet Friendship (U.S.)

Letter from National Council of American-Soviet Friendship to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Richard Morford; thanking him for his contribution to the 25th anniversary booklet prepared for the Council; "as is true of everything else you write, it was peculiarly your own."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Sept. 28

National Council of American-Soviet Friendship (U.S.)

Letter from National Council of American-Soviet Friendship, Inc. to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Richard Morford, Executive Director; enclosing his reservation card for the Council's October 6 dinner, and relaying some logistical details on the occasion. Verso bears list of national sponsors.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Nov. 25

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to National Council of American-Soviet Friendship

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Richard Morford; gladly agreeing to deliver the 15-minute presentation at the impending congress (see mums312-b125-i117) but regretting that participating in panels 2 or 3 "is too much for me to undertake" and hoping that "this will be satisfactory."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers