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1985 Sept. 25

Lafave, Arthur J.

Letter from Arthur J. Lafave to South African Consulate General

South Africa - Lafave writes in support of Mark H. McCormack's travel to South Africa.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1954 Feb. 11

Bennett, Robert C.

Letter from Robert C. Bennett to W. E. B. Du Bois

Princeton (N.J.) - Bennett is a student studying the multi-racial community in the Union of South Africa; asks Du Bois for his advice.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Nov. 17

Council on African Affairs

The Council on African Affairs answers Attorney General Brownell

New York (N.Y.) - Written in response to the attack on the Council on African Affairs by Attorney General Herbert Brownell; clarifies the purpose of the council and its concerns regarding the peoples of Africa; lists examples of the council's service; provides testimonials to refute the false charges; takes a strong stance against the McCarran Law.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1922 July 13

Honore, M. F. C.

Letter from M. F. C. Honore to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cape Town (South Africa) - Writing from South Africa concerning Montessori Schools and the Esperanto language. Refers to Du Bois's contribution to the "African World Annual". Discusses differences in work methodology between Europeans and Africans.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers


Council on African Affairs

8 Million Demand Freedom! What about it, Gen. Smuts?

New York (N.Y.) - Describing labor conditions in South Africa; illuminating the economic degradation resulting from British imperialism in said region; citing statistics on wages, discriminatory policy, and segregation, and urging worldwide solidarity and support in the fight against colonial oppression. Back cover attributes publication to the Council on African Affairs and lists Counci... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1880 June

Grout, Aldin

Autobiographical sketch

Springfield (Mass.) - Brief sketch of Grout's decision to become a missionary, arrival in Africa, and arrival of old age.

Aldin Grout Papers

1968 Aug. 5

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum concerning South African Arrangements as of August 1, 1968

South Africa - McCormack details current plans for Gary Player's South African operations. He explains how stocks in Gary Player Enterprises, Gary Player Promotions, Golfex, and Golf Enterprises will be purchased and sold among Player, McCormack, Bill Trollip, and Bellerive Forests. Derrek Cook, Rex Evans' personal accountant, will do cash projections and David Rees will investigate what the ... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1971 Dec. 6

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Owen Williams

South Africa - McCormack informs Owen Williams that they are making plans for Andrew Maconie to spend two months in South Africa beginning in January. Maconie will be evaluating the South African market and making recommendations as to what sort of set-up they should have there. McCormack requests Williams' thoughts on the issues with the South African Market.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1952 Nov. 30

United Citizens' Committee for Solidarity with South African Resistance (New York, N.Y.)

Salute to South Africa

New York (N.Y.) - Calling the whole Harlem Community, and all "friends of African Freedom and American Democracy" to a November 30 salute to South Africa and describing some details of the event.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 July

Council on African Affairs

New Africa volume 8, number 7

New York (N.Y.) - Featuring news on "Truman's Bold New Program," "Things..Happening in the Union of South Africa," other recent and relevant stories, and a message from Chairman Paul Robeson.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers