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1944

Causeway Press

Pan-African Federation rally poster

Held at Trafalgar Square on Sunday, December 9th at 2:00pm "to protest against the color bar in Britain and the Colonies, to demonstrate your solidarity with the Coloured Peoples of Indonesia and Indo-China, to demand withdrawal of British and Indian Troops from Java, and to demand freedom for Indian National Army Prisoners".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Aug. 9

Pan-African Federation

Letter from Pan-African Federation to W. E. B. Du Bois

Paris (France) - Signed George Padmore; noting their attendance to the matter of his official participation in U.N. Trusteeship Committee meetings (see mums312-b111-i461 for plea to Secretary-General); describing the recent doings of the Federation and identifying their chief obstacles; noting President Milliard's recent heart attack and hospitalization; discussing the "very low" opinio... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Nov. 6

Pan-African Federation

Letter from Pan-African Federation to W. E. B. Du Bois

London (England) - Signed George Padmore; enclosing a letter received from the U.N. Secretary General regarding his official participation in its Trusteeship Committee meetings; describing his recent work in London, and efforts towards launching "a campaign for affiliation and financial support from the organisation in the Colonies."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Oct.

Pan-African Federation

List of Pan African Federation reply requests

Manchester (England) - Listing the names of individuals and organizations that the Pan African Federation asked for responses by cable concerning their opinions of speeches made by Grantly Adams, British Delegate.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 May 21

Pan-African Federation

Letter from Pan-African Federation to W. E. B. Du Bois

London (England) - Signed George Padmore; providing "a brief report" of the Federation's recent activities; highlighting a campaign for the Jamaica strike, "the question of flogging in the Colonies" (addressed at length in the pamphlet enclosed) work towards "a world wide drive for affiliation" with the Federation, and preparation for the United Nations assembly and the All West Indian Trade ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Apr. 1

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to George Padmore

New York (N.Y.) - Noting the recent completion of "The World and Africa"; enclosing a manuscript of Pan Africa "which you are at liberty to use in your publications"; and requesting that he send "some sort of statement" from the Pan African movement that might justify his request for its formal representation at the United Nations General Assembly in New York that fall.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Oct.

Pan-African Federation

Transcripts of cabled replies received by the Pan African Federation

Manchester (England) - Transcripts of cables received by certain organizations (see: mums312-b121-i220) concerning their opinions of speeches made by Granly Adams, British Delegate.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Jan.

Pan-African Federation

Pan African Federation news release

Manchester (England) - Concerning recent outbreaks of violence directed at the African community in Liverpool, England.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Feb. 19

Pan-African Federation

Letter from Pan African Federation to W. E. B. Du Bois

London (England) - Signed George Padmore; regarding making contact with English organizations predisposed to support the NAACP's petition to the United Nations; describing the Federation's "cordial work" and collaboration with the League of Coloured People; requesting that he send a letter of greeting on behalf of the former to the Pan-Asian Congress; and noting the body's investment in t... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Aug. 7

Pan-African Federation

Letter from Pan-African Federation to United Nations Secretary-General

Manchester (England) - Signed Peter M. Milliard, President, and T. R. Makonnen, General Secretary; addressed to U.N. Secretary-General Trygve Lie; introducing W. E. B. Du Bois, "the distinguished scholar," describing his affiliation with the Federation and activities on the behalves of various mandated territories, and soliciting his official attendance at the meetings of the international or... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers