Gallery view

1946 July 9

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Leslie Perry

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking him for his correspondence and enclosures and hoping he continues to "send me any matter that you come across."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Sept. 22

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Letter from Hugh H. Smythe to Leslie S. Perry

New York (N.Y.) - On behalf of W. E. B. Du Bois, relaying a comment received by proofreaders on Perry's chapter of the NAACP's petition to the United Nations, and seeking his response thereto before making the indicated correction.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 May 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Leslie Perry

New York (N.Y.) - Apologizing for so belatedly acknowledging the materials he previously enclosed (with mums312-b111-i256) and hoping "you will continue sending me matter in which you know I am interested."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Sept. 24

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Letter from Hugh H. Smythe to Leslie S. Perry

New York (N.Y.) - In accordance with W. E. B. Du Bois's instructions, enclosing a "self-explanatory" memorandum and relaying that the NAACP's petition to the United Nations has been modified in compliance with Walter White's request.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Oct. 30

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Letter from Hugh H. Smythe to Leslie Perry

New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledging his October 29 wire to W. E. B. Du Bois (mums312-b115-i135); regretting he will be unable to accept the invitation to the human rights bill meeting therein extended; and relaying Walter White's advisement that someone from the Association attend the event.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Jan. 17

Perry, Leslie

Letter from Leslie Perry to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - In compliance with his memo of January 16, supplying various data, testimonies, and reports on employment, education, housing and health services, and hoping "that with some editing we can get a fifth chapter out of this."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 July 29

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Leslie S. Perry

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing the corrections to his chapter in the NAACP's petition to the United Nations and seeking his approval thereof.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 July 27

Perry, Leslie

Letter from Leslie Perry to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Complimenting him on his "excellent little book 'Color and Democracy'" -- "[it] makes a real contribution to the thinking and the literature on the subject."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Oct. 1

Perry, Leslie

Letter from Leslie Perry to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Enclosing, for his interest, a report to the State Department on cultural programming proposals for the United Nations.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Jan. 14

Perry, Leslie

Letter from Leslie S. Perry to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Relaying that Clare Wilcox of the International Trade Policy Office will be the principal speaker at the January 17 meeting; noting that the primary topics to be addressed thereat are to do with the British-American Loan; and inquiring if Du Bois will be able to attend.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers