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1951 Mar. 5

Hyman, Lillian, 1916-2012

Letter from Lillian Murphy to American Peace Crusade

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Abbott Simon; enclosing a memorandum and copy of the letter to the New York Times on the organization's foundation; and seeking his help in responding thereto.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Dec. 31

Peace Information Center

Letter from Peace Information Center to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Abbott Simon; regretting he could not attend a discussion the previous Sunday; summarizing the proceedings of the December 11 meeting; relaying the recommendations made by Reverend John W. Darr thereat; and welcoming his own comments or suggestions on the Center's program.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Aug. 23

Peace Information Center

Letter from Peace Information Center to United States Department of Justice Foreign Agent Registration Section

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to William E. Foley, Chief; signed Abbott Simon, for the Center; per the section's recent advisement (mums312-b129-i221), questioning the legality of the department's demand for the Center's registration, and arguing the organization's exemption from said duty.

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

1952 Aug. 4

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Mentioning a letter he received from Thomas Richardson and Willard Uphaus concerning their plan of action, mentioning that he endorsed the plan, and stating that he doesn't think that the American Peace Crusade is overall an effective organization.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 June 16

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Mentioning that the American Peace Crusade owes Lillian Hyman four weeks of salary.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Mar. 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Abbot Simon

New York (N.Y.) - Mentioning that Shirley Graham Du Bois already told Abbot about their magnificent trip but adding some details.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 July 22

National Committee to Win the Peace (Washington, D.C.)

Telegram from National Committee to Win the Peace to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Sent by Abbott Simon, National Field Director; urging him to write Senator Tom Connally in opposition to a pending China military assistance bill and hurriedly describing the related situation.

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

1952 May 5

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Asking if they sent the photographer from Blackstone Studio to take his picture, mentioning that he purchased $60.00 worth of proofs from them and would like to split the cost if they did send the photographer, and asking if they have suggestions for how he could make a recording for the Canadian Congress in case he cannot attend.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers