Name

Patterson, William L. (William Lorenzo), 1890-1980 (53)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (44)
Civil Rights Congress (U.S.) (22)
Patterson, Louise Thompson, 1901-1999 (8)
Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977 (3)
Robeson, Paul, 1898-1976 (2)
Allen, James S. (1)
Civil Rights Congress of Michigan (1)
Communist Party of Illinois (1)
Communist Party of the United States of America (New York) . State Committee (1)
Communist Party of the United States of America . Negro Commission (1)
Davis, Benjamin J. (Benjamin Jefferson), 1903-1964 (1)
Dekan, Mohrmann (1)
Deutsche Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin (1)
Dickerson, Angie (1)
Green, Gil, 1906- (1)
Herman, Fred (1)
International Labor Defense (1)
Jackson, James E., 1914-2007 (1)
Kingsbury, John Adams, 1876-1956 (1)
Lightfoot, Claude M., 1910-1991 (1)
McPhaul, Arthur (1)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (1)
Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948) (1)
Rienäcker, G. (1)
Robison, David (1)
Rosenberg, Ethel, 1915-1953 (1)
Rosenberg, Julius, 1918-1953 (1)
Symington, Muriel I. (1)
Trachtenberg, Alexander, 1884-1966 (1)

Topic

United Nations (3)
Anniversaries, etc. (2)
Congresses (2)
Interviews (2)
Race relations (2)
School integration (2)
Trials, litigation, etc. (2)
African Americans (1)
Anti-communist movements (1)
Biography (1)
Black Muslims (1)
Hospitals (1)
Press coverage (1)
Racism (1)
Scottsboro Trial, Scottsboro, Ala., 1931 (1)
Segregation (1)

Genre

Correspondence (48)
Memorandums (5)
Circular letters (4)
Telegrams (3)
Leaflets (printed works) (1)
Manifestoes (1)
Outlines (documents) (1)
Speeches (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (53)

Place

New York (N.Y.) (41)
United States (3)
Berlin (Germany) (2)
Chicago (Ill.) (2)
Little Rock (Ark.) (2)
(1)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) (1)
Detroit (Mich.) (1)
Palm Beach Gardens (Fla.) (1)
Saint Louis (Mo.) (1)

 

 

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New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing various copies of Cedric Belfrage's study of W. E. B. Du bois and noting he has "sent the material off" and that the author has erred in his treatment of the U.S. national anthem.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Patterson, William L. (William Lorenzo), 1890-1980
1957 Aug. 2
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New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing a "form of petition" to President Kennedy and seeking his signature thereon.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1961 Feb. 3
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New York (N.Y.) - Regretting neither he nor Shirley can attend the testimonial dinner to be given in honor of her husband (see mums312-b142-i363) and enclosing a message she may choose to read thereat.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1954 Aug. 24
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New York (N.Y.) - Asking Du Bois for an advance copy of the speech he will read at their meeting to save Ethel and Julius Rosenberg.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Civil Rights Congress (U.S.)
1952
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning letters to the editor written protesting the opening of a segregated hospital in Palm Beach Gardens in Florida.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Symington, Muriel I.
1953 Mar. 14
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New York (N.Y.) - Asking Du Bois to make a short speech on the issue of peace at the conference.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Civil Rights Congress (U.S.)
1953 Sept. 22
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New York (N.Y.) - Statement adopted at the Party's National Committee meeting, condemning Truman's sentencing of Gilbert, indictment of Patterson, and rejection of Paul Robeson's application for a U.S. passport; and calling upon the attorney general to take "immediate steps" towards the reversal of all three.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948)
1950 Dec. 3
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed William L. Patterson; attempting to describe the great relief he felt upon reading his note of that same day; hoping that the petition he presents to the U.N. will have a remarkable and positive impact on the peoples of the world; and advising him to not contravene his doctor's orders.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Civil Rights Congress (U.S.)
1951 Nov. 30
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New York (N.Y.) - Signed William L. Patterson, National Executive Secretary; requesting him to serve on a delegation to present the case of foreign-born Gerhart Eisler before the U.N. Human Rights Commission.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Civil Rights Congress (U.S.)
1949 Apr. 4
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New York (N.Y.) - Regretting he cannot be present at the testimonial dinner in his honor; greeting him and all those present; and deeming it "a great honor for a man to have the opportunity to show his courage in defending the Right not simply by talking but by suffering."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1954 Aug. 24