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1947 Apr. 17

Chicago Defender

Circular letter from Chicago Defender to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Asking that all columnists expedite work for the National Edition.

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1948 Oct. 23

Weaver, Archie

Circular letter from Archie L. Weaver

Chicago (Ill.) - Mentioning that he has read the "Du Bois Incident" in the September 1948 NAACP bulletin, and that he disapproves of the NAACP Board's decision to terminate W. E. B. Du Bois from the organization. Written on "Free and Accepted Masons of Illinois" stationary.

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1948 Nov. 1

American Committee for Protection of Foreign Born

Circular letter from American Committee for Protection of Foreign Born to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed Stanley Nowak, National Chairman; addressed to All Sponsors; enclosing a program of the Committee's impending 15th anniversary conference; calling their attention to a certain "Bill of Rights dinner" to be hosted therein; and hoping they can attend, or at least send a special message to be read thereat.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Jan.

Chicago Sunday Evening Club

Circular letter from Chicago Sunday Evening Club to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Relating the progress and success of recent addresses and musical performances at the Chicago Sunday Evening Club. Written by Edward K. Welles, Secretary.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Dec. 14

Darrow, Ruby, 1869-1957

Circular letter from Ruby H. Darrow to friends

Chicago (Ill.) - Asking friends to send in recollections of Clarence Darrow for his biography.

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1943 Mar. 30

Fisk University

Circular letter from Fisk University to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Signed J. E. Stamps, President, General Alumni Association; relaying news regarding the University's war efforts; confronting Dr. Weatherford's criticisms in the "Negro Press"; describing a proposal to initiate state-funded scholarships; and seeking continued contribution to the stamp-bond drive.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948

A.N. Marquis and Company

Circular letter from A. N. Marquis and Company

Chicago (Ill.) - Explaining that their new reference book, "Who Knows- And What," is almost complete, that this book will use content from some of their other books, and that they will be rewriting these listings.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1942 Dec.

Fraternal Council of Negro Churches in America

Circular letter from Fraternal Council of Negro Churches in America

Chicago (Ill.) - Explaining a meeting of the Fraternal Council of Negro Churches in America to discuss the "importance of Negro representation at the Peace Table when victory in the present global war has been achieved."

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1924 July 25

National Association of Colored Women (U.S.)

Circular letter from National Association of Colored Women to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning advance copies of the 1924 convention program.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Dec. 22

Thompson, John B.

Circular letter from John B. Thompson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Requesting assistance in publicizing the Supreme Court case that will discuss the constitutionality of the establishment of the House Un-American Affairs Committee that Harvey O'Connor, Julius Emspak, Corliss, Lamont and Leo Huberman have brought.

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