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1951 July 31

Hotel Club & Restaurant Union

Letter from Hotel Club & Restaurant Union to Howard Fast

Sydney (Australia) - Mentioning that they plan to publicize the unjust trial against W. E. B. Du Bois and his associates in their journal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Nov. 27

New Masses

Letter from New Masses to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Howard Fast; inviting him to attend the January 1946 Cultural Awards Dinner, and to there accept the "Historian and Educator" award "for your magnificent contribution to the Pan-African Congresses."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 May 24

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois, Paul Robeson, and Howard Fast to World Peace Council at Helsinki

New York (N.Y.) - The three leaders' message to the Conference attendees, pledging full support of and cooperation with their aims and efforts; noting the obstacles to the growth of the peace movement in the U.S. and pledging that it is "large and growing nonetheless."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Apr. 17

Skobeltsyn, Dmitri

Letter from Dmitri Skobeltsyn to W. E. B. Du Bois

Moscow (Russia) - Asks Du Bois if he will receive the Stalin Peace Prize on behalf of Howard Fast.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948

Independent Citizens Committee for the Election of Howard Fast

Howard Fast

Bronx (New York, N.Y.) - Describes Fast's struggle as a Jewish person. Includes a personalized note from Fast to Dr. and Mrs. Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Dec. 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to New Masses

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Howard Fast; gladly accepting his invitation to the Cultural Awards dinner (extended in mums312-b107-i015), only wishing "that the persons who issued your program had spelled my name correctly."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Sept.

Peace Conference of the Asian and Pacific Regions (1952 : Beijing, China)

Telegram from Peace Conference of the Asian and Pacific Regions to W. E. B. Du Bois, John A. Kingsbury, Howard Fast, and Paul Robeson

Beijing (China) - Sent by I Liu Ning, Secretary-General, Preparatory Committee; encouraging them to write articles for the September conference and send them within the following two weeks.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 May 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Blue Heron Press

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Howard Fast; requesting he send 6 more copies of "Souls of Black Folk" and instructing him on how he'd prefer to be billed therefor.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 June 17

Fast, Howard, 1914-2003

Letter from Howard Fast to Shirley Graham Du Bois

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

1951 June 26

Mouvement Genevois des Partisans de la Paix (Geneva, Switzerland)

Letter from Mouvement Genevois des Partisans de la Paix to National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center

Geneva (Switzerland) - Signed Maurice Ducommun; addressed to Howard Fast; enclosing a copy of the Movement's letter to the Swiss U.S. Embassy; pledging to send a copy of same to local press; and hoping to be of further assistance in the Committee's defense of Du Bois and associates.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers