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1954 May 27

Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948)

Letter from Progressive Party to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed C. B. Baldwin, Secretary; enclosing a copy of Senator Johnson of Colorado's "memorable speech" given in the Senate on April 26; and confirming the arrangements underway for Du Bois's west coast lecture tour.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Mar. 27

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

Letter and envelope from W. E. B. Du Bois to Soviet Peace Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Alice V. Bobrysheva; describing the political backgrounds and president predicament of Beanie Baldwin and his wife Lillian and requesting that the Committee "or some other organization" invite them to take an all-expenses-paid trip to the Soviet Union.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Apr. 24

Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948)

News release

New York (N.Y.) - Describing secretary C. B. Baldwin's plea for Eisenhower to order the dismissal of twelve suits against organizations under the McCarran Act and citing the full text of his statement.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 June 20

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Progressive Party

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to C. B. Baldwin; noting that seeing as the Chicago convention meets July 3-5, he ought arrive in town on the 2nd; "I do not want to wear myself out with committee meetings before the time of my main duty."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Jan. 11

Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948)

Memorandum from Progressive Party to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed C. B. Baldwin, Secretary; announcing the time, date, and place of the National Committee meeting "(combined with that of the Presidential and Congressional Campaign Committees") and enclosing a copy of the agenda therefor.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Mar. 22

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to Progressive Party

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to C. B. Baldwin; noting he's contacted Anita McCormick Blaine for an appointment the following week, and seeking his help in securing same.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Apr. 27

Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948)

News release

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the Party's call to a national conference to eliminate segregation in the nation's capitol and delineating some details of the function.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 May 8

Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948)

Proposed agenda

New York (N.Y.) - Outlining the prospective proceedings of the Party's May 17 agenda, featuring discussions on the "fight for peace," "fight for civil liberties," and "organizing to protect our natural resources," among other pressing matters.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Sept. 19

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Progressive Party

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to C. B. Baldwin; requesting that he furnish some data on Harry Bridges's Longshoremen's & Warehousemen's Union; "I want to know what it has accomplished, its membership, and what activities it is engaged in at present."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Oct. 15

Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948)

Telegram from Progressive Party to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Sent by C. B. Baldwin and Thelma Dale; proudly saluting him, on behalf of the Party, for his "continued leadership in the fight for progressive political action."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers