Name

Hunton, Alphaeus, 1903-1970 (223)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (167)
Council on African Affairs (133)
Robeson, Paul, 1898-1976 (11)
Encyclopedia Africana, inc. (10)
Ghana Academy of Sciences (10)
Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977 (7)
Encyclopedia Africana (6)
Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977 (4)
Field, Frederick Vanderbilt, 1905-2000 (3)
Murphy, George B., 1906-1986 (3)
Blair, Thomas Lucien Vincent (2)
Council for Pan American Democracy (2)
Fields, Joe (2)
Green, Leon, 1888-1979 (2)
Hammett, Dashiell, 1894-1961 (2)
Hyman, Lillian, 1916-2012 (2)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (2)
New Century Publishers (2)
Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett), 1878-1971 (2)
Stalin, Joseph, 1879-1953 (2)
United Nations . Commission on the Racial Situation in the Union of South Africa (2)
Wilkerson, Doxey Alphonso, 1905-1993 (2)
Yanney Wilson, J. (2)
Eboué, Félix, 1884-1944 (1)
Adebayo, O. (1)
Afro-American Newspapers (1)
Apter, David Ernest, 1924- (1)
Auda, Abdel Malek (1)
Church, R. J. Harrison (Ronald James Harrison) (1)
Civil Rights Congress (U.S.) (1)
Communist Party of Great Britain (1)
Communist Party of the United States of America . Los Angeles County (Calif.) (1)
Council on African Affairs . African Aid Committee (1)
Fine, Arthur M. (1)
German African Society (1)
Ghana . Flagstaff House (1)
Gordon, Eugene, 1891-1974 (1)
Goshal, Kumar (1)
Haile Selassie I, Emperor of Ethiopia, 1892-1975 (1)
Hodgkin, Thomas L., 1910-1982 (1)
Hunton, Dorothy (1)
International Publishers (1)
Lie, Trygve, 1896-1968 (1)
MacLorin (1)
Maisel, Albert Q. (1)
McCarran Act (1)
McGrath, J. Howard (James Howard), 1889-1967 (1)
McMahon, Helen G. (1)
National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center (1)
National Non-Partisan Delegation to Washington for Passage of Civil Rights Legislation (1)
Newman, Mort (1)
Nkrumah, Kwame, 1909-1972 (1)
Okoh, E. K. (1)
Padmore, George, 1902-1959 (1)
Pan African Congress (1)
Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948) (1)
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar, 1910-1995 (1)
Robeson, Eslanda Goode, 1896-1965 (1)
Robison, David (1)
Smith, Vera (1)
Smuts, Jan Christiaan, 1870-1950 (1)
United Nations (1)
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United States . Attorney-General (1)
United States . District Court (District of Columbia) (1)
World Peace Council (1)
Wright, James T. (1)
Yergan, Max, 1892-1975 (1)

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African American press (4)
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United Nations (2)
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Health (1)
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World War, 1939-1945 (1)

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Correspondence (190)
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Proposals (1)
Reports (1)
Reprints (1)
Timelines (chronologies) (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (223)

Place

New York (N.Y.) (163)
Accra (Ghana) (19)
Africa (12)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) (8)
Conakry (Guinea) (8)
South Africa (8)
United States (8)
World peace (2)
(1)
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Ethiopia (1)
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Kano (Nigeria) (1)
Kenya (1)
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Michigan (1)
New Rochelle (N.Y.) (1)
Prague (Czech Republic) (1)
Richmond Hill (New York, N.Y.) (1)
Vevey (Switzerland) (1)
Washington (D.C.) (1)

 

 

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Accra (Ghana) - Noting the contract supply books to be received for staff members W. E. B. Du Bois, W. A. Hunton, and L. W. Hesse, and describing according policies and procedures.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Hunton, Alphaeus, 1903-1970
1963 Apr. 30
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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.) - 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
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Accra (Ghana) - Relaying plans so far established for the Inaugural Seminar at the University of Nigeria and hoping he can attend and participate therein.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Hunton, Alphaeus, 1903-1970
1963 Aug. 3
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Michigan - Stating intention of sending a donation as soon as possible; sends encouraging thoughts. Note written by Alphaeus Hunton concerning Vera Smith's character; asks W. E. B. Du Bois to send a response to her.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Smith, Vera
1953 July 16
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New York (N.Y.) - Mentioning a copy of a press release and that because of the difficulty in getting all of the signers of their petition together, they will not be having a press conference.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Council on African Affairs
1952 June 26
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New York (N.Y.) - Hunton congratulates Du Bois for the ceremonies that honoured him.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Hunton, Alphaeus, 1903-1970
1957 May 11
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New York (N.Y.) - Mentioning some enclosed documents.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Council on African Affairs
1952 June 2
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed Paul Robeson, Chairman, and W. A. Hunton, Secretary; outlining the foundations, functions, and purposes of the Council; and urging the Political Committee to reject the Italian administration of Somaliland, ensure Libyan independence, guarantee Eritrea's future, and give the Soviet Union "equal voice with the other major powers" in the field of international rela... more
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Council on African Affairs
1949 Nov. 3