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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

1946 Jan.

Council on African Affairs

New Africa volume 5, number 1

New York (N.Y.) - January issue of the Council's monthly bulletin, featuring news on its famine relief campaign, United Nations intervention in South Africa, editorial, news notes, and a "review of most important events in African affairs during 1945."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 May 6

Oettlé, George S.

Letter from George S. Oettlé to Carnegie Corporation

Chatham (N.J.) - Concerns urgency of situation in South Africa and reiterates recommendation to arrange for African American leaders, including W. E. B. Du Bois, to visit the country. Copy of letter features handwritten note to Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Jan.

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

Review of The Choice Before South Africa

South Africa - Describing the work's chief approaches and arguments, and commenting on the author's scholarly aptitude and loyalty to his country. Eventually published in the summer 1953 issue of "Science and Society" (volume 17, number 3, pages 269-270). See mums312-b229-i003 for final draft.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Sept.

Council on African Affairs

New Africa volume 5, number 9

New York (N.Y.) - September issue of the Council's monthly bulletin, featuring news on labor strikes in South Africa, F.D.R.'s assessment of the colonial system, the Gold Coast's legislative council, and other news items.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Aug. 1

Lewis, Ethelreda

Radiogram from Ethelreda Lewis to Opportunity

Braamfontein (Johannesburg, South Africa) - Sent to Charles S. Johnson; noting the current crises among native trade union workers in South Africa; asking that he appeal to "American brothers" for £500 in aid; and requesting also that he relay the direness of the situation to W. E. B. Du Bois, for added publicity in the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Nov. 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to J. G. Stuhardt and S. V. Le Grange

Atlanta (Ga.) - Commenting at length on their manuscript, "To the Light"; commending its densely informative nature but regretting its poor prospects for publication; offering to help see the work printed in the "Journal of Negro History" or in Atlanta's own "Phylon"; and seeking their response to like suggestions.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Dec.

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

As the crow flies

South Africa - Printed in New York Amsterdam News. This installment of Du Bois' column features "South Africa" "Education in Johannesburg," and "Segregation;" discusses South African politics, government, and race relations; also briefly discusses segregation laws in the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Apr.

Council on African Affairs

New Africa volume 5, number 4

New York (N.Y.) - April issue of the Council's monthly bulletin, featuring news on its famine relief campaign, race discrimination in South Africa, Nigerian government press regulations, a report from Liberia, news notes, and reprint of the resolution unanimously adopted at the April 1946 Peace Conference in Washington, D.C.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Apr. 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to J. G. Stuhardt

Atlanta (Ga.) - Confirming plans to publish the part of his manuscript on "miscegenation in South Africa" in the forthcoming number of "Phylon" and to send a copy thereof as soon as it is printed.

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