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1950 Sept. 14

Peace Information Center

From our mail

New York (N.Y.) - Citing passages received from correspondents in Portland, Ore., Williamstown, Mass., Atlanta, Tacoma, and Phoenix, regarding peace-related activities underway in said American cities and pledging ongoing support for the Center's work in that arena.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Apr. 27

Peace Information Center

The question is: Do we outlaw the atom bomb?

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the World Peace Appeal's purposes, tenets, and future goals, and seeking recipients' support of its platform to outlaw the atom bomb.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 May 11

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

The treatment given those people opposing war

Toronto (Ont.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech read via telephone to the Canadian Peace Conference; apologizing for the inability to speak face to face; Du Bois explains when he and his wife arrived in Toronto, the customs officials would not allow him to enter the county. Briefly discusses his involvement in peace movements and indictment for his peace activities w... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951

Indictment trial notes

Notes related to the trial against W. E. B. Du Bois and the Peace Information Center. Contains names of senators, trial strategies, names of organizations, article titles and more.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Aug.

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

Address to the world peace congress

Prague (Czechoslovakia) - Typed draft of speech with few notations given to the World Peace Congress from the World Peace Center.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Nov.

Peace Information Center

World Peace Appeal

New York (N.Y.) - Printing three basic peace-promoting tenets of the Center, calling for a global ban on atomic weapons and warfare, and bearing the pencilled signatures of about a dozen supporters.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Sept.

Peace Information Center

Memorandum

New York (N.Y.) - Written by Chairman W. E. B. Du Bois; in light of the U.S. Government's recent attacks on the organization, describing its "work and objects"; noting its patriotic opposition to the use of atomic weaponry; and naming proponents of its recent appeals and initiatives.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 May 11

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

The treatment given those people opposing war

Toronto (Ont.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech read via telephone to the Canadian Peace Conference; apologizing for the inability to speak face to face; Du Bois explains when he and his wife arrived in Toronto, the customs officials would not allow him to enter the county. Briefly discusses his involvement in peace movements and indictment for his peace activities w... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951

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

The P. I. C. case and labor

Typed draft of unpublished article discussing the case against the Peace Information Center.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Dec. 31

Peace Information Center

Letter from Peace Information Center to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Abbott Simon; regretting he could not attend a discussion the previous Sunday; summarizing the proceedings of the December 11 meeting; relaying the recommendations made by Reverend John W. Darr thereat; and welcoming his own comments or suggestions on the Center's program.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers