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1949 Dec. 19

Council on African Affairs

Memorandum from Council on African Affairs to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed W. A. Hunton; enclosing and briefly describing a note from George Murphy; and requesting that he prepare a brief statement on the content of a resolution on Africa in advance of the February executive board meeting.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 June 27

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Council on African Affairs

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to W. A. Hunton; responding to the various matters addressed in Hunton's recent memo (mums312-b124-i101) and generally complying with their advisements.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Mar. 18

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Council on African Affairs

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to W. A. Hunton; requesting that he instruct Mr. Smith to not use his or Lillian Murphy's name in his business transactions "and to not represent himself as my assistant."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Aug. 10

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Council on African Affairs

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to W. A. Hunton; declaring that as of that date, "no one is to be allowed to have access to my books and files" without his written consent.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 June 14

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Council on African Affairs

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to W. A. Hunton; requesting to be given a key to his office and explaining that otherwise, certain circumstances might result in him being "imprisoned in my office without opportunity to get out."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Dec. 4

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

Memo from W. E. B. Du Bois to Alphaeus Hunton

New York (N.Y.) - Mentioning that because of the finances used to remove the offices from the Council, he would like to pay for his telephone.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Sept. 18

Hunton, Alphaeus, 1903-1970

Memo from W. A. Hunton to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Mentioning that he is putting together the next issue of "New Africa," and would like Du Bois to write an article on either the obituary on Jan Christiaan Smuts or his impressions of African Youth.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Dec. 22

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Council on African Affairs

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to W. A. Hunton; enclosing an invitation to a December 27 event in Washington and suggesting that the Council be represented thereat; "Can the Council afford to meet the bill?"

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Jan. 3

Hunton, Alphaeus, 1903-1970

Memo from Alphaeus Hunton to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Asking Du Bois to acknowledge three contributions to the "Nigerian Mine Strikers" in his letters, and mentioning that the check from Alfreda Abell requires Du Bois's endorsement.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 June 2

Hunton, Alphaeus, 1903-1970

Memo from W. A. Hunton to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining that due to heavy expenses for the orchestra at their recent benefit concert, they will not be able to send any funds to Michael M. Moerane or R. T. Bowke of South Africa.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers