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1949 Oct. 4

Council on African Affairs

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

New York (N.Y.) - Signed W. A. Hunton; regretting the misunderstanding arisen with regard to his October 1 memo concerning his secretary's (Lillian Murphy) working hours, and suggesting two courses be followed "to avoid further misunderstanding."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Sept. 30

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 regular subscriptions to a series of "Negro newspapers": the Pittsburgh Courier, Chicago Defender, New York Age, Amsterdam News, Afro-American, and Norfolk Journal Guide; as well as various African periodicals; and happily agreeing to share related expenses.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Nov. 14

Council on African Affairs

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

New York (N.Y.) - Signed W. A. Hunton; outlining the financial status and recent initiatives of the African Aid Committee; proposing a qualified individual take over its executive work; outlining said person's tasks; and hoping that the matter can be discussed and decided on at the next Executive Committee meeting.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Sept. 30

Council on African Affairs

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

New York (N.Y.) - Signed W. A. Hunton; in response to his request of September 21 (mums312-b124-i116), describing the status of and philosophy behind the Council's subscription to African and African-American journals and periodicals and enclosing a general index thereof.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers