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1947 Sept. 18

Perry, Leslie

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

Washington (D.C.) - Pointing out various "important" typographical errors found in the NAACP's petition to the United Nations and noting that apart from those corrections "my section appears to be all right."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Sept. 19

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 recent letter and enclosure and noting that as the Association is now subscribed to all official UN publications (see mums312-b111-i288), "you need only send any other matter."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Sept. 3

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 a copy of the proposed petition to the United Nations; seeking his suggestions thereon, and his recommendations for additional recipients thereof.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Jan. 7

Perry, Leslie

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

Washington (D.C.) - Calling his attention to "what I consider to be an important omission" in the Association's petition to the United Nations and suggesting that various "sociological data" be set forth therein, in the areas of employment, education, housing, and health.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Mar. 21

Perry, Leslie

Letter from Leslie S. Perry to Clementine Hercules

Washington (D.C.) - Noting that he is till working on his contribution to the NAACP's petition to the United Nations and regretting that it will run "considerably" beyond the 20 pages originally allotted by W. E. B. Du Bois; hoping to have it finished by that weekend, and to send it over soon thereafter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Sept. 10

Perry, Leslie

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

Washington (D.C.) - Enclosing a corrected copy of the proposed NAACP petition to the United Nations, bearing changes that "in my judgment might make for greater clarity."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Feb. 11

Hercules, Clementine

Letter from Clementine Hercules to Leslie Perry

New York (N.Y.) - Noting that W. E. B. Du Bois is out of the office, on lecture tour, through April 1, and suggesting that he retains his contribution to the NAACP petition to the United Nations and mail it later, with the revised edition which "I am sending you as soon as it is mimeographed."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Feb. 24

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

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

Baton Rouge (La.) - Seeking figures on the 1946 congressional election for reference in his impending lecture at the Chicago forum; hoping he can submit his contribution to the NAACP petition to the United Nations by March 15; and providing his c/o contact address in Los Angeles.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Feb. 10

Perry, Leslie

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

Washington (D.C.) - Warning that his chapter for the NAACP's petition to the United Nations will be late; "I've been tied up with testimony before Senate Committee on anti-filibuster and rent control bills." Clementine Hercules notes Du Bois is out of town on lecture tour and suggests he retain the chapter for now, and send it with the revised edition (see mums312-b115-i003 for elaboration... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Sept. 12

Perry, Leslie

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

Washington (D.C.) - Commenting further on his proposed NAACP petition to the United Nations and providing a revised outline thereof; and noting that his column in that week's "Chicago Defender" "was a peach."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers