Name

Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 (142)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (107)
Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977 (33)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (8)
League of Nations (6)
Stalin, Joseph, 1879-1953 (6)
Strong, Anna Louise, 1885-1970 (6)
Detzer, Dorothy, 1893-1981 (5)
Crisis (Firm) (4)
Firestone Tire and Rubber Company (4)
Grimes, Louis Arthur, 1883- (4)
International Commission of Inquiry into the Existence of Slavery and Forced Labor in the Republic of Liberia (4)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 (3)
Aronson, James (2)
Balch, Emily Greene, 1867-1961 (2)
Diggs, Ernest D. (2)
Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938 (2)
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970 (2)
Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing), 1900-1965 (2)
Weekly Guardian Associates (Firm) (2)
White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955 (2)
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (2)
Angell, Norman, 1874-1967 (1)
Atlanta University (1)
Du Bois, Nina (1)
Faulkner, Thomas J. R. (1)
Gruening, Ernest, 1887-1974 (1)
Hill, Leslie Pinckney, 1880-1960 (1)
Hope, John, 1868-1936 (1)
Johnson, Charles Spurgeon, 1893-1956 (1)
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971 (1)
Lamont, Corliss, 1902-1995 (1)
Livie-Noble, Fred S. (1)
London Group on African Affairs (1)
Lyons, Mrs. (1)
MacDonald, Mr. (1)
Mackenzie, Melville Douglas (1)
Manchester Guardian (1)
Meserole, Darwin J. (1)
Pickens, William, 1881-1954 (1)
Schuyler, George S. (George Samuel), 1895-1977 (1)
Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972 (1)
United States . President (1)
Yudu Sie, S. B. (1)

Topic

Foreign relations (21)
Politics and government (15)
Economic conditions (9)
Economic policy (6)
History (6)
Communism (4)
Anti-communist movements (3)
Articles (3)
Unemployment (3)
United Nations (3)
World War, 1939-1945 (3)
Health (2)
Influence (2)
Post-colonialism (2)
Public opinion (2)
Rubber industry and trade (2)
Territorial questions (2)
Trials, litigation, etc. (2)
World War, 1914-1918 (2)
African Americans (1)
Arts, African (1)
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Committees (1)
Education (1)
Election (1)
Equality (1)
Imperialism (1)
Italo-Ethiopian War, 1935-1936 (1)
Presidents (1)
Race discrimination (1)
Social aspects (1)
Travel (1)
Views on League of Nations (1)
Views on United Nations (1)

Genre

Correspondence (135)
Carbon copies (3)
Drafts (documents) (3)
Postcards (2)
Telegrams (2)
Black-and-white photographs (1)
Business cards (1)
Circular letters (1)
Criticism (1)
Declarations (1)
Envelopes (1)
Excerpts (1)
Fragments (object portions) (1)
Greeting cards (1)
Leaflets (printed works) (1)
Letters to the editor (1)
Memorandums (1)
Notes (1)
Page proofs (1)
Photographs (1)
Radiograms (correspondence) (1)
Reports (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (142)

Place

Covington (La.) (36)
Liberia (25)
Baltimore (Md.) (17)
New York (N.Y.) (17)
Westminster (Md.) (15)
United States (14)
Geneva (Switzerland) (13)
Atlanta (Ga.) (10)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) (7)
Soviet Union (7)
China (6)
Haute-Vienne (France) (4)
Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) (4)
Russia (4)
Africa (3)
London (England) (2)
Nashville (Tenn.) (2)
Washington (D.C.) (2)
Cheyney (Pa.) (1)
Israel (1)
Monrovia (Liberia) (1)
Montgomery (Ala.) (1)
Moscow (Russia) (1)
Nw York (N.Y.) (1)
Sengal (1)
Southern States (1)
Southern states (1)
Surrey (England) (1)
Tuskegee Institute (Ala.) (1)

 

 

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Covington (La.) - Thanking them for their recent telegram; confessing her optimism for the immediate future; noting some recent Covington goings-on; and commending various works of W. E. B.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964
1955 Aug. 11
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Covington (La.) - Graves thanks Du Bois for sending her his book.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964
1957 July 8
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Covington (La.) - Graves tells Mr. and Mrs. Du Bois about her friend, Anna Louise Strong; thanks Du Bois for sending over the copy of his book, the Ordeal of Mansart.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964
1957 May 15
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Haute-Vienne (France) - Enclosing and commenting on the sending of and response received to her two letters to Adlai Stevenson on the political climate within America and the status of its foreign relations.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964
1954 July
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Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Discussing the successes and failures of the United Nations versus the League of Nations and attempts at establishing a world state.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1958 Jan. 6
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Geneva (Switzerland) - Concerning Liberia and Thomas Jesse Jones working for Firestone Tire and Rubber Company.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964
1933 May 20
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New York (N.Y.) - Thanking her for her warm birthday wishes (mums312-b151-i059) and briefly describing his and Shirley's "beautiful" trip to the West Indies.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1960 Mar. 15
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New York (N.Y.) - Hoping to see her in Brooklyn some time the following week, "if Shirley recovers from her very severe attack of the virus."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1961 Mar. 31
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Baltimore (Md.) - Holding him responsible for the decisions taken by the Supreme Court and criticizing him thereon; inquiring rhetorically if he'd like to "go down in history... as the man who was responsible for more destruction of human ... life than any other man who ever lived"; and urging him emphatically to "STOP ALL WAR AND ALL PREPARATION FOR WAR AND ALL RACIAL DISCRIMINATION." ... more
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964
1952 June 29
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Geneva (Switzerland) - Typewritten copy of letter concerning a meeting and report of the League of Nations in London on Liberian governance, relationship to Firestone Tire and Rubber Company and African American support for Liberia.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964
1933 July 7