Gallery view

1953 Oct. 15

Hromádka, Ján, prof. dr.

Telegram from Professor Hromadka to Robert Lovett

Prague (Czech Republic) - Bidding he relay congratulations to W. E. B. Du Bois on his recent conferral of the International Peace Prize.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 June 8

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

Telegram from Peace Conference of Asian and Pacific Regions to Robert Morss Lovett

Beijing (China) - Sending their warmest birthday greetings to W. E. B. Du Bois. Signed by John W. Darr, John A. Kingsbury, Udakendauala Saranankara, D.D. Kofambi, Mrs. Tomi Kora, Rafael Mendez Aguirre, Eli De Gortari, U. Hla, Ghutam Mohammed Khan, and G. R. Van Eerde.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 May 17

Lovett, Robert Morss, 1870-1956

Letter from Robert Morss Lovett to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Gladly lending the use of his name in connection with the World Peace Council and hoping that they both can attend its impending meeting.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Apr. 2

Lovett, Robert Morss, 1870-1956

Letter from Robert Morss Lovett to American Peace Crusade

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning his proposal for creating a fund for the Crusade to travel to Washington.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Oct. 16

Sadoveanu, Mihail, 1880-1961

Telegram from Mihail Sadoveanu to Robert Morss Lovett

Bucarest (Romania) - Congratulating Du Bois on winning the International Peace Prize.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Sept. 21

Lovett, Robert Morss, 1870-1956

Letter from Robert Morss Lovett to Arthur B. Spingarn

Lake Zurich (Ill.) - Describing an impending New York City Town Hall meeting on the case against W. E. B. Du Bois and "The Right to Advocate Peace"; in light of Spingarn's close association with the figure, inviting him to speak at the event; and enclosing a statement on Du Bois's indictment signed by over 200 individuals.

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1951 Feb. 10

Lovett, Robert Morss, 1870-1956

Letter from Robert Morss Lovett to W. E. B. Du Bois Testimonial Dinner Committee

Lake Zurich (Ill.) - Addressed to E. Franklin Frazier; confirming he will not be able to attend the dinner (as previously suspected; see mums312-b133-i202) but granting permission to cite him as an honorary chairman of the event.

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1953 Oct. 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to World Peace Council

Chicago (Ill.) - Addressed to Robert Lovett "and friends"; deeming the Council's 1949 meeting "the most impressive gathering of human beings" in his memory; praising the body's goals and accomplishments; expressing his humility upon its recognition of his "few and ineffective" efforts towards peace; and expressing his gratitude for this honor.

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1930 Aug. 5

Sacco-Vanzetti National League

Letter from The Sacco-Vanzetti National League to W. E. B. Du Bois

York (Me.) - Concerning Du Bois' topic for a memorial meeting at Town Hall in New York on the third anniversary of Sacco and Vanzetti's execution.

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1953 Oct. 16

Lovett, Robert Morss, 1870-1956

Presenting W. E. B. Du Bois with the Peace Prize

Chicago (Ill.) - Presents Du Bois with the peace prize; reminisces of their time at Harvard. Copy.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers