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1953 June 1

American Peace Crusade

Circular letter from American Peace Crusade

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining the decision made to have a "Lobby for Peace" in Washington on the anniversary of the Korean War.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Feb. 19

American Peace Crusade

Telegram from American Peace Crusade to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Sending greetings on the occasion of Du Bois's 85th birthday.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Nov. 29

American Peace Crusade

Circular letter from American Peace Crusade

New York (N.Y.) - Announcing the People's Congress for Peace taking place on December 12th in Vienna and mentioning efforts to raise money to send delegates to the Congress.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Feb. 20

American Peace Crusade

Letter from American Peace Crusade to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining an enclosed check for $50.00 for an installment of the money they owe him from the proceeds of their dinner.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 June 18

United Public Workers of America

Letter from United Public Workers of America to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Thomas Richardson, Chairman, Anti-Discrimination Commission; announcing the recent resignation of Civil Service Commission Arthur S. Flemming and listing remaining members; lamenting that "to date, no agency of the government has acted to prevent the cancer of discrimination from eating its way into the very vitals of the merit system"; proposing that Flemming's ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Sept. 18

American Peace Crusade

Letter from American Peace Crusade to World Peace Council

Writing to confirm the logistics of W. E. B. Du Bois receiving the International Peace prize at the October 1953 Chicago conference on peaceful negotiations.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Oct. 2

American Peace Crusade

Letter from American Peace Crusade to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Thomas Richardson, National Co-Director; describing briefly and enclosing copies of the Crusade's recent communications to Secretary of State and Prime Minister Nehru (see mums312-b131-i124 for latter), and noting that the photographer Maude Greene will be able to work him him as of the following day.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Dec. 4

American Peace Crusade

Letter from American Peace Crusade to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking Du Bois for his presence in the film for the Vienna Congress for Peace.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Dec. 17

American Peace Crusade

Letter from American Peace Crusade to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Thomas Richardson, National Co-Director; hoping that he's been receiving the mimeographed demographic data being prepared for the Five Power Pact Campaign (see also mums312-b131-i140, i141) and discussing related logistical aspects of said research.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Aug. 20

American Peace Crusade

Circular letter from American Peace Crusade to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Signed "yours for peace," Thomas Richardson and Willard Uphaus, co-directors; citing from the resolution passed by the National Committee with respect to W. E. B. Du Bois's indictment and outlining various tasks local peace groups can undertake in order to persuade the Justice Dept. to drop the case.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers