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1932 May 16

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

Of peace and happiness

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft of speech on how to achieve World Peace through the elimination of all the preventable evils that men create.

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1952 Apr. 24

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

The church and war and peace

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech given at the Baptist Ministers Conference in New York concerning the United States' tendency to encourage war; Du Bois notes the church's attitude toward women, slavery, popular education, universal suffrage, birth control, and peace; notes the importance of equality for women and discusses United States relations with Russia; urges pe... more

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1956

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

World peace in 1956

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech discussing the events which have led to the possibility of world peace.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

Thumbnail of The  campaign of 1950

1950 Sept. 24

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

The campaign of 1950

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with corrections of speech explaining that the role of the American Labor Party is to promote and strive for peace in the world. Delivered at a press conference at the Hotel Theresa on September 24, 1950.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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1951 Feb. 23

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

Birthday dinner

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft of speech about Du Bois, his life and giving birthday speeches, and the efforts he has made to spread the idea of Peace to the world.

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Thumbnail of Speech to the American Labor Party

1951 May 18

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

Speech to the American Labor Party

Typed draft of speech to the American Labor Party on Peace Congresses attended by Du Bois, the future of the Progressive Party and the effort to support peace, being indicted for speaking about peace and where the Labor Party fits in.

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1950 Sept.

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

Peace and the iron curtain

Typed draft with notes and corrections of speech comparing the notion of Peace in Europe and the Soviet Union between the 19th Century and 20th centuries.

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1949 Aug. 25

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

Conditions in the United States

Moscow (Russia) - Typed draft of address to the Moscow Peace Conference presenting the view of peaceful minded Americans in a world of government propaganda and false promises.

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1953 Nov. 12

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

Peace and hysteria

United States - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech given at the National Council of American-Soviet Friendship concerning peace, United States relations with the Soviet Union and urging peace between capitalist and communist nations.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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1956

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

World peace in 1956

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with corrections of a speech discussing the events which have led to the possibility of world peace.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers