Name

Fast, Howard, 1914-2003 (72)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (66)
Blue Heron Press (11)
Robeson, Paul, 1898-1976 (11)
Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977 (3)
Fast, Bette (3)
National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center (3)
New Masses (3)
Progressive Citizens of America (3)
World Peace Council (3)
Boyer, Richard Owen, 1903-1973 (2)
D'Usseau, Arnaud, 1916-1990 (2)
Darr, John W., 1919-2007 (2)
Hyman, Lillian, 1916-2012 (2)
Independent Citizens Committee for the Arts, Sciences and Professions (2)
Jewish Youth Banquet (Philadelphia, Pa.) (2)
Kingsbury, John Adams, 1876-1956 (2)
Longaker, Daniel, 1858-1949 (2)
Masses and Mainstream (2)
National Non-Partisan Committee for the Defense of the Rights of the 12 Communist Leaders (2)
Ning, Liu (2)
Peace Conference of the Asian and Pacific Regions (1952 : Beijing, China) (2)
Sillen, Samuel (2)
Skobeltsyn, Dmitri (2)
Sloane, Marcella (2)
Amado, Jorge, 1912-2001 (1)
Christoffel, Harold (1)
Committee for the Defense of Du Bois (1)
Ducommun, Maurice (1)
Hotel Club & Restaurant Union (1)
Independent Citizens Committee for the Election of Howard Fast (1)
Laffitte, Jean (1)
Lazarus, Julius, 1918- (1)
League of Coloured Peoples (1)
Lieber, Maxim (1)
Montagu, Ivor Goldsmid Samuel, 1904-1984 (1)
Morris, Samson (1)
Mouvement Genevois des Partisans de la Paix (Geneva, Switzerland) (1)
National Council of Arts, Sciences and Professions (1)
New York Council of the Arts, Sciences, and Professions (1)
Pan African Congress (1)
World Assembly for Peace (1955 : Helsinki, Finland) (1)

Topic

Congresses (5)
Peace (5)
Awards (3)
Trials, litigation, etc. (3)
Anti-communist movements (2)
Election (2)
Peace movements (2)
Presidents (2)
United States (2)
Anniversaries, etc. (1)
May Day (Labor holiday) (1)

Genre

Correspondence (66)
Telegrams (9)
Circular letters (2)
Drafts (documents) (2)
Speeches (2)
Editorials (1)
Gelatin silver prints (1)
Leaflets (printed works) (1)
Memorandums (1)
Notes (1)
Photographs (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (72)

Place

New York (N.Y.) (60)
United States (4)
Stalin prizes (3)
Beijing (China) (2)
Moscow (Russia) (2)
Bronx (New York, N.Y.) (1)
Geneva (Switzerland) (1)
Hertfordshire (England) (1)
London (England) (1)
Long Island City (New York, N.Y.) (1)
Philadelphia (Pa.) (1)
Příbram (Czech Republic : Okres) (1)
Sydney (Australia) (1)

 

 

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New York (N.Y.) - Typed on Blue Heron Press notepaper; commenting on his recent letter to Holland Roberts regarding American participation in the World Peace Council (mums312-b143-i322) and criticizing the suggestion made therein; but noting that "perhaps in thinking this through a little more clearly, we can find some way in which to fulfill the needs you express."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Fast, Howard, 1914-2003
1955 Dec. 19
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed Paul Robeson, Chairman, Howard Fast, Treasurer, and Harold Christoffel, Executive Director; in light of the impending closure of the trial of the 12 communist leaders, urging him to join a October 10 or 11 delegation to represent "the voice of democratic Americans." Verso lists the Committee's members nation-wide.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

National Non-Partisan Committee for the Defense of the Rights of the 12 Communist Leaders
1949 Sept. 27
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New York (N.Y.) - Explaining an enclosed copy of a letter he received from P. L. Prattis, Executive Editor of the "Pittsburgh Courier."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1948
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New York (N.Y.) - Mentioning that he believes that they need to work towards getting "Souls of Black Folk" reprinted.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Fast, Howard, 1914-2003
1948 Dec. 10
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New York (N.Y.) - Congratulating him on his recent award of the International Peace Prize and enclosing an account of its conferral "just in case you may have missed it."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Fast, Howard, 1914-2003
1953 Dec. 18
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New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Howard Fast; per his recent request (mums312-b129-i026), furnishing a brief statement (consisting of four arguments) explaining his support of third party candidate Henry Wallace.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1948 Sept. 15
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New York (N.Y.) - Explaining that he is sending two statements about the new edition of "Souls of Black Folk," one that was printed in the November 24, 1953 issue of "Afro-American," and one that was printed in an address given by the Fisk University President.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1953 Nov. 30
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed Howard Fast; noting Eugene Dennis's incarceration; enclosing a copy of a petition thereagainst; requesting he furnish a statement for the press on the jailing; and describing and inviting him to a May 25 meeting on the matter.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

National Non-Partisan Committee for the Defense of the Rights of the 12 Communist Leaders
1950 May 18
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New York (N.Y.) - Asking Shirley Graham Du Bois to sign an enclosed document (not enclosed with letter) and to have W. E. B. Du Bois also sign it.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Fast, Howard, 1914-2003
1952 June 17
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New York (N.Y.) - Mentioning that he would be pleased to have them handle any contracts and negotiations for foreign printings of "Souls of Black Folk."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1953 Nov. 18