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New York (N.Y.) - Signed Anson Phelps Stokes; listing and briefly describing prospective delegates at the upcoming "African Conference" in Washington and gladly conveying the degree of interest evidenced therein.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Organizing Committee for an International Conference on Africa
1943 Mar. 11
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed Anson Phelps Stokes; inviting him to an upcoming conference at the Brookings Institution on the organization of an "African Institute"; briefly describing the origins of the plans and noting other prospective attendees; and outlining the principal points of interest and questions to be answered at the event.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Organizing Committee for an International Conference on Africa
1943 Feb. 25
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Washington (D.C.) - Outlining the proceedings of the March 27 meeting of the International Conference on Africa Organizing Committee, comprised of Anson Phelps Stokes, Edwin R. Embree, W. E. B. Du Bois, Melville Herskovits, Edwin W. Smith, and Ralph Bunche; recording discussions held on committee membership; conference place, time, duration, agenda, delegates, finances, publicity, and list of prospective part... more
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Organizing Committee for an International Conference on Africa
1943 Mar. 27
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Washington (D.C.) - Sent by Ralph Bunche, on behalf of Anson Phelps Stokes and Edwin W. Smith, seeking Du Bois's approval of Emory Ross's appointment to the Committee. Verso bears Du Bois's pencilled notes.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Organizing Committee for an International Conference on Africa
1943 Mar. 20
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New York (N.Y.) - Outlining the prospective proceedings of the April 23 Committee meeting in New York.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Organizing Committee for an International Conference on Africa
1943 Apr. 23
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Evanston (Ill.) - Explaining his decision to circulate the letter written to him by Edwin Smith. Written on Northwestern University stationary.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Herskovits, Melville J. (Melville Jean), 1895-1963
1943 Nov. 17
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Washington (D.C.) - Outlining the purpose, procedural aims, theses and antitheses, and principal economic, social and political aspects of the Conference's focus.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Organizing Committee for an International Conference on Africa
1943 Mar. 27
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New York (N.Y.) - Recommending a series of African, European, and British individuals for invitation to the impending Conference; submitted by Edwin W. Smith.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Organizing Committee for an International Conference on Africa
1943 May 12
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New York (N.Y.) - Submitted by Edwin W. Smith; enumerating the Committee's recommendations for overseas delegates to invite to the forthcoming Conference.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Organizing Committee for an International Conference on Africa
1943 May 12
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Regretting having to (in all likelihood) miss the New York-based Committee on Africa meeting.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1944 Mar. 3