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 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

1946 Dec. 16

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to Gloster Current, Jesse Dedmon, W. E. B. Du Bois, Oliver Harrington, Thurgood Marshall, Clarence Mitchell, Leslie Perry, and Roy Wilkins

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting that they each prepare a five-minute ("or if possible three-minute") oral report to deliver at the January 6, 1947 annual meeting, submitting a written copy thereof no later than December 31.

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.) - Regarding the treatment of the Brotherhood of Railway and Steamship Clerks in Perry's chapter in the NAACP petition to the United Nation, in accordance with Commissioner Bowman's verification of the status of the group, and in compliance with Perry's own advisements on the passage, relayed in his letter of September 23 (on verso).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Jan. 18

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mu-So-Lit Club

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Leslie S. Perry; regretting he has no plans to be in D.C. that February, but pledging to take him up on his invitation (mums312-b125-i073) should his plans change.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Aug. 27

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 revised copy of the Association's petition to the United Nations "on the rights of American Negroes" and seeking his comments thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers