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1951 May 1

National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center

Letter from National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois & Associates to Hugh Bryson

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Alice Citron, Secretary; noting the clearly "vital and urgent" work of the Committee; outlining three major activities to be carried out without delay; hoping to have a meeting thereon some time soon; and bidding he respond promptly "as to what possibilities exist."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951

National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center

Letter from National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Mentioning that Gwendolyn Johnson contributed twenty dollars to the committee, but she does not know if Johnson was a member of any group and mentioning that she is sending the attorney another check.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Sept. 30

Comité International de Defense du Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois

Telegram from Comité International de Defense du Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois to National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois & Associates

Brussels (Belgium) - Sent by Paul Demeulenaere; addressed to Alice Citron; hoping that W. E. B. Du Bois's charges will be dropped.

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1951 Aug. 10

National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center

Circular letter from National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center

New York (N.Y.) - Mentioning an enclosed copy of a resolution of the Baptist Minsters Conference.

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1951 Oct. 2

Dover, Cedric

Aerogram from Cedric Dover to National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center

London (England) - Message forwarded by Dover from Mulk Raj Anand, Mahomed Ashraf, Cedric Dover, Munib Rahman, and Iqbal Singh; mentioning their appreciation of W. E. B. Du Bois's work for human rights.

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1951 Oct. 24

Syracuse Women for World Peace

Letter from Syracuse Women for Peace to National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center

Syracuse (N.Y.) - Signed Annette A. Grishard, Secretary; addressed to Alice Citron; thanking her for sending literature on the case against Du Bois and associates, and enclosing the group's $72 contribution towards his defense Verso for some reason reads Sol Habenzer's Tampa, Fla. address.

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1951 Dec. 3

Vincent, Craig

Greeting card from Jenny and Craig Vincent to National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center

San Cristobal (N.M.) - Addressed to Alice Citron; congratulating her and the Committee on the recent acquittal of W. E. B. Du Bois and associates.

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1951 May 10

Hirschfelder, Betty

Letter from Betty Hirschfelder to National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center

Mentioning that they are referring a recent letter to the Northern California Peace Council about having a meeting about the indictment of W. E. B. Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Oct. 17

National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center

Letter from National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois & Associates to Isabelle Blume

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Alice Citron (translated into French by Elizabeth Moos); noting that Du Bois's trial is to begin November 1 in Washington, and suggesting various things she can do in Brussels to forward the cause and garner further international support for the defendants.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Dec. 7

League of Coloured Peoples

Letter from League of Coloured Peoples to National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center

London (England) - Signed Samson Morris, Secretary; addressed to Alice Citron; thanking her for the information on the case against W. E. B. Du Bois and his Peace Information Center colleagues and requesting she send details on the relevant legal proceedings.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers