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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

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 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

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 Oct. 20

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, inviting him to the formal presentation of the NAACP's petition to the United Nations, on October 23, at Lake Success, N.Y.

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