Name

Council on African Affairs (373)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (208)
Hunton, Alphaeus, 1903-1970 (133)
Robeson, Paul, 1898-1976 (30)
Yergan, Max, 1892-1975 (25)
Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977 (16)
Patterson, Louise Thompson, 1901-1999 (14)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (6)
Hyman, Lillian, 1916-2012 (5)
Hunton, William Alphaeus, 1863-1916 (4)
Pan African Congress (4)
Smuts, Jan Christiaan, 1870-1950 (3)
Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972 (3)
United Nations . Commission on the Racial Situation in the Union of South Africa (3)
Azikiwe, Nnamdi, 1904-1996 (2)
Broner, Lida C. (2)
Carpenter, J. Henry (Julius Henry), 1893-1954 (2)
Department of State . Division of African Affairs (2)
Fine, Arthur M. (2)
McCarran Act (2)
Nathan, Otto, 1893-1987 (2)
National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center (2)
National Guardian (2)
Osborne, Estelle (2)
Robinson, James H. (2)
Terrell, Mary Church, 1863-1954 (2)
United Nations Conference on International Organization (1945 : San Francisco, Calif.) (2)
United States . Attorney-General (2)
United States . President (2)
Villard, Henry Serrano, 1900-1996 (2)
Women's International Affairs Club (Newark, N.J.) (2)
Eboué, Félix, 1884-1944 (1)
Bell, W. A. (1)
Bishop, Shelton Hale (1)
Bowler, Brandon A. T. (1)
Braden, Anne, 1924-2006 (1)
Braden, Carl, 1914-1975 (1)
Brownell, Herbert, 1904-1996 (1)
Byrd, Mabel (1)
Callis, Henry A. (Henry Arthur), 1887-1974 (1)
Chertak, Dorothy (1)
Christian, Marcus Bruce, 1900- (1)
Communist Party of the United States of America . Los Angeles County (Calif.) (1)
Drda, Jan, 1915-1970 (1)
Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977 (1)
Haile Selassie I, Emperor of Ethiopia, 1892-1975 (1)
Hancock, A. S., Mrs. (1)
Hugh Gordon Bookshop (Los Angeles, Calif.) (1)
International African Progress Brotherhood (1)
King, Clennon (1)
Kramer, Ione, 1926- (1)
Latouche, John (1)
Maisel, Albert Q. (1)
Matthews, Z. K. (Zachariah Keodirelang), 1901-1968 (1)
McMahon, Helen G. (1)
Murphy, Carl, 1889-1967 (1)
Murphy, George B., 1906-1986 (1)
Newman, Mort (1)
Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948) (1)
ROH . ÚRO (1)
Robeson, Eslanda Goode, 1896-1965 (1)
Robinson, Therese (1)
Robison, David (1)
Rupert, Jerome (1)
Smith, Vera (1)
Southern Publishing Company, Ltd. (New Orleans, La.) (1)
Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett), 1878-1971 (1)
Steel, Johannes, 1906- (1)
Tubman, William V. S., 1895-1971 (1)
United Nations . General Assembly (1)
United Nations . Trusteeship Council (1)
United States . District Court (District of Columbia) (1)
Wilkerson, Doxey Alphonso, 1905-1993 (1)
Wood, Maxine, 1906- (1)
Wright, James T. (1)
Young, Adele (1)

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Genre

Correspondence (221)
Newsletters (62)
Bulletins (57)
Memorandums (53)
Circular letters (29)
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Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (373)

Place

New York (N.Y.) (333)
Africa (65)
United States (43)
South Africa (37)
Kenya (8)
Great Britain (7)
Korea (6)
Law and legislation (4)
Liberia (4)
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Washington (D.C.) (4)
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Ethiopia (3)
France (3)
India (3)
Italy (3)
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Prague (Czech Republic) (3)
Atlanta (Ga.) (2)
England (2)
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(1)
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Trenton (N.J.) (1)
Uganda (1)

 

 

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New York (N.Y.) - Updating him on office goings-on since his February 13 departure, mainly concerning correspondence with the Council on African Affairs, Doubleday & Company, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, Mae Owings, and NAACP office staff.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977
1948 Feb. 24
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New York (N.Y.) - Discussing issues pertaining to colonized Africa including the United Nations and non-self governing territories, educational and health services in the British colonies, a report from South Africa to the United Nations, and the Nigerian delegation turned away at colonial office.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Council on African Affairs
1947 Sept.
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New York (N.Y.) - Providing the finances used to cover expenses of the May 21st concert of the African Aid Committee.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Patterson, Louise Thompson, 1901-1999
1950 May 23
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New York (N.Y.) - Statement to be read by Estelle Osborne at the March meeting of the Council, concerning the purpose of the Council and the publication of the monthly "New Africa."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Council on African Affairs
1948 Mar.
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New York (N.Y.) - Calling the public to action for a free Africa; announcing the Working Conference in support of African liberation; features Du Bois as keynote speaker.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Council on African Affairs
1954
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New York (N.Y.) - Featuring news on "Empire Building While Africans Starve," "France's African Empire," and other stories, including W. E. B. Du Bois's article on "Ethiopia and Eritrea."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Council on African Affairs
1949 Mar.
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New York (N.Y.) - Mentioning that the emergency conference was very successful and mentioning a formal proposal presented by Cyril Philip, which is mentioned in more detail in the enclosed press release.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Council on African Affairs
1952 July 25
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to W. A. Hunton; on behalf of W. E. B. Du Bois, enclosing the minutes of the Interim Executive Committee's March 5 meeting; noting that he has not received the previously-requested minutes from Estelle Osborne; and calling his attention to a piece in that day's New York Times on West Virginia's ban on Shirley Graham's book on Paul Robeson.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977
1948 Mar. 10
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New York (N.Y.) - Explaining the circumstances that prevented him from replying to his last, somewhat time-sensitive letter (mums312-b108-i113); briefly noting his efforts towards the Pan African Congress planned in England that fall; and pledging to "transmit any information" garnered thereat if he does indeed attend.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1945 Oct. 5
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed Alphaeus Hunton; urging him to not resign from the Committee, as threatened in his last letter (mums312-b117-i444); outlining a proposal for the resolution of the administrative dispute between Du bois and Max Yergan concerning the function and essential character of the Council; and enclosing "relevant abstracts" from recent texts on the organization's offices, ... more
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Council on African Affairs
1948 Feb. 20