Name

Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972 (54)
United States . President (31)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (28)
Council on African Affairs (3)
Initiating Sponsors of Petition to President Truman (3)
McGrath, J. Howard (James Howard), 1889-1967 (2)
Pan African Congress (2)
United States . Delegation to the General Assembly of the United Nations (2)
White House Administrative Office (U.S.) (2)
Ackland, Arthur (1)
American Association of Scientific Workers (1)
Arnold, Patricia (1)
Baldwin, Calvin Benham, 1902-1975 (1)
Barr, Stringfellow, 1897-1982 (1)
Benson, Elmer Austin, 1895-1985 (1)
Blumenfeld, Hans (1)
Caviglioli, François (1)
Committee to End the Jim Crow Silver-Gold System in the Panama Canal Zone (1)
Conley, Marc, 1890-1980 (1)
Connelly, Matthew J., 1907-1976 (1)
Delanoue, Paul (1)
Dewey, Thomas E. (Thomas Edmund), 1902-1971 (1)
Dixon, H. S. (1)
Du Bois, Nina (1)
Dunn, Florence B. (1)
Endicott, Mary Austin (1)
Forbes, Kenneth Ripley (1)
Geiger, Edith Lee (1)
Gojack, John T. (1)
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964 (1)
Greenwich Village Council for Peaceful Alternatives (1)
Grundfest, Harry, 1904-1983 (1)
Hautz, Lawrence A. (1)
Ingram, Rosa Lee (1)
Johnson, Benjamin Tanner (1)
Joint Board Fur Dressers' and Dyers' Unions (1)
Katzum, Janet (1)
Lorch, Lee (1)
Luscomb, Florence, 1887- (1)
MacLeish, Archibald, 1892-1982 (1)
McGowan, Edward D. (1)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (1)
National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center (1)
National Committee to Free the Ingram Family (1)
National Committee to Repeal the McCarran Act (1)
National Institute of Arts and Letters (U.S.) (1)
Nelson, William M. (1)
New York Times Company (1)
Panitera Peladjar dan Pemuda Indonesia (1)
Phillips, Mary (1)
Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948) (1)
Redfield, Robert, 1897-1958 (1)
Reynolds, Bertha Capen, 1885- (1)
Reyvelle, Beth (1)
Rideout, John G. (1)
Robeson, Paul, 1898-1976 (1)
Robinson, Dorothy S. (1)
Ruuttila, Julia (1)
Segal, Benjamin (1)
Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977 (1)
Sweeting, Howard Edwin (1)
United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America . District Council No. 9 (Fort Wayne, Ind.) (1)
United States . Attorney-General (1)
Williams, Y. Du Bois (1)
World Federation of Teachers' Unions (1)
Wright, Richard R. (Richard Robert), b. 1878 (1)

Topic

Trials, litigation, etc. (21)
Colonies (International law) (3)
Anti-communist movements (2)
Books (1)
Censorship (1)
Foreign relations (1)
Health (1)
Inaugural addresses (1)
Law and legislation (1)
Petitions (1)
Politics and government (1)
United Nations (1)
United States (1)
Views on 1946 elections (1)

Genre

Correspondence (47)
Petitions (10)
Clippings (information artifacts) (3)
Telegrams (3)
Bulletins (1)
Form letters (1)
Fragments (object portions) (1)
Newsletters (1)
Resolutions (administrative records) (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (54)

Place

New York (N.Y.) (22)
Philadelphia (Pa.) (4)
(2)
Baltimore (Md.) (2)
United States (2)
Africa, North (1)
Amsterdam (Holland) (1)
Astoria (Or.) (1)
Boston (Mass.) (1)
Boulder (Colo.) (1)
Bronx (New York, N.Y.) (1)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) (1)
Chicago (Ill.) (1)
Decatur County (Ga.) (1)
Detroit (Mich.) (1)
Edinburgh (Scotland) (1)
Fort Wayne (Ind.) (1)
Greenwich Village (New York, N.Y.) (1)
Grenada (1)
Lemont (Ill.) (1)
Little Rock (Ark. (1)
Los Angeles (Calif.) (1)
Milwaukee (Wis.) (1)
Palestine (Tex.) (1)
Paris (France) (1)
Pocatello (Idaho) (1)
Point Richmond (Calif.) (1)
South Africa (1)
Stoughton (Mass.) (1)
Toronto (Canada) (1)
Washington (D.C.) (1)

 

 

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Baltimore (Md.) - Holding him responsible for the decisions taken by the Supreme Court and criticizing him thereon; inquiring rhetorically if he'd like to "go down in history... as the man who was responsible for more destruction of human ... life than any other man who ever lived"; and urging him emphatically to "STOP ALL WAR AND ALL PREPARATION FOR WAR AND ALL RACIAL DISCRIMINATION." ... more
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964
1952 June 29
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New York (N.Y.) - Demanding the formation of steady tolerant relations between the USA and the USSR and urging the President and Congress to reject the proposal for a North Atlantic Military Alliance and engage in peaceful discussion "before war becomes inevitable."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Council on African Affairs
1949 Oct. 13
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Lemont (Ill.) - Mentioning that if Truman is at all sincere in his desire for peace, he must announce his belief that the East and West can co-exist.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Phillips, Mary
1951 Nov. 12
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Edinburgh (Scotland) - Expressing the Scotland's "horror" upon hearing of the U.S. administration's attack on W. E. B. Du Bois and his associates at the Peace Information Center and appealing to him "to do your utmost to bring about the end of this injustice."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Caviglioli, François
1951 Nov. 11
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Milwaukee (Wis.) - Urging President Truman to do what he can to have the charges being brought against W. E. B. Du Bois and the Peace Information Center dropped.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Hautz, Lawrence A.
1951 Sept. 29
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Baltimore (Md.) - Mentioning that W. E. B. Du Bois is not a criminal, and that she prays that his case will be thrown out.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Dunn, Florence B.
1951 May 21
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Amsterdam (Holland) - Mentioning that they are an a group of Indonesian students and youth working for freedom, that they learned about the indictment against W. E. B. Du Bois with horror, and are urging Truman to dismiss the indictment.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Panitera Peladjar dan Pemuda Indonesia
1951 Oct. 24
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Philadelphia (Pa.) - Asking Truman to use his authority to get the Attorney General to drop the indictment against W. E. B. Du Bois.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Forbes, Kenneth Ripley
1951 Oct. 15
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Greenwich Village (New York, N.Y.) - Urging the immediate dismissal of the indictment against W. E. B. Du Bois.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Greenwich Village Council for Peaceful Alternatives
1951
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Paris (France) - Signed Paul Delanou, General Secretary; deeming it "unthinkable that the American government actually intends to try [W. E. B. Du Bois,] this world-renowned scholar and writer," and urging him to immediately drop the charges against him.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

World Federation of Teachers' Unions
1951 May 12