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1958 Apr. 11

Roberts, Holland

Letter from Holland Roberts to W. E. B. Du Bois

San Francisco (Calif.) - Informing Du Bois of the dedication of a "thirty-foot statue to peace at the San Francisco International Airport".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Oct. 8

Hyman, Lillian, 1916-2012

Letter from Lillian Hyman to California Labor School

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining that W. E. B. Du Bois is out of town on a speaking engagement for the Progressive Party and that she will bring their letter to Du Bois's attention upon his return.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Jan. 19

W. E. B. Du Bois Peace Award Committee

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois Peace Award Committee to Dr. & Mrs. W. E. B. Du Bois

San Francisco (Calif.) - Signed Holland Roberts; apologizing for the inconvenience caused by belatedly sending correspondence written earlier; and pledging to let them know as soon as possible what arrangements have been settled for the peace meeting scheduled for late February.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956 Mar. 21

California Labor School

Letter from California Labor School to Mrs. W. E. B. Du Bois

San Francisco (Calif.) - Signed Holland Roberts; noting that W. E. B. Du Bois's impending lecture shall be entitled "The Know-Nothings Ride Again"; describing other arrangements and functions surrounding their upcoming West Coast lecture tour and seeking confirmation of same. Verso notes the addresses of Harriet Eddy in San Francisco and Frank W. Weymouth in Los Angeles.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956

California Labor School

Circular letter from California Labor School to W. E. B. Du Bois

San Francisco (Calif.) - Signed Holland Roberts, Director; attaching a petition "in support of the principle of academic freedom" for recipients to sign and return to support the School in light of its attack by the Subversive Activities Board.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957

Peace News

Circular letter from Peace News to W. E. B. Du Bois

San Francisco (Calif.) - Signed Holland Roberts; urging them to help support "the greatest peace movement in all history" by distributing the enclosed "Statement about Nuclear Bomb Tests" by Nobel prize winner Linus Pauling and including an order form for further printed materials, along with return envelope.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Oct. 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to California Labor School

New York (N.Y.) - Responding to a previous letter; explaining that he has contacted his publisher, Masses and Mainstream, and asked them to send ten copies of his book to the school.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957 Jan. 22

California Labor School

Letter from California Labor School to W. E. B. Du Bois

San Francisco (Calif.) - Director Holland Roberts compliments Du Bois on his pamphlet on Benjamin Franklin and asks how he can obtain more.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 July 2

American Russian Institute

Letter from American Soviet Institute to W. E. B. Du Bois

San Francisco (Calif.) - Mentioning their publication, the "Friendship Book," a compilation of people's thoughts concerning war and peace.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1959 Oct. 17

Roberts, Holland

Telegram from Holland Roberts to W. E. B. Du Bois

San Francisco (Calif.) - Roberts would like to sponsor the award of Du Bois' Peace Prize with a medal and diploma.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers