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1934 Jan. 12

Liberia . Delegation to the General Assembly of the United Nations

Joint Resolution authorizing the President of Liberia to complete negotiations in connection with the League's Plan of Assistance to Liberia

Geneva (Switzerland) - Authorizing the Liberian president to accept the basis of the League of Nation's Plan of Assistance to that nation and enumerating a series of reservations thereto pertaining; supposing a cooperation between the Liberian government and the Finance Corporation of America; and authorizing the Secretary of the Treasury to spend no more than $8000 towards related causes.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Feb. 1

American Youth for Democracy

Letter from American Youth for Democracy to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Leon Wofsy, President; inviting him to speak as part of the organization's observance of Negro History Week and describing the occasion's general program.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1971 Mar.

Albertson, Jeff

Women's occupation of the Architectural Technology Workshop, Harvard University: two occupiers huddled in blankets at door of ATW

Cambridge, Mass. - From a series of photographs documenting the women's occupation at Harvard, beginning March 6, 1971, to demand low-income housing and the creation of a permanent women's center, organized by women from organizations including Bread and Roses, the Old Mole Women's Caucus, and Gay Women's Liberation.

Jeff Albertson Photograph Collection

1954 Feb. 12

Fisk University . Alumni Association

Letter from Fisk University Alumni Association to W. E. B. Du Bois

Nashville (Tenn.) - Enclosing a list of the first purchasers of the newly reprinted "Souls of Black Folk," sold through the University.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 July 23

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

The winds of time

Chicago (Ill.) - From Du Bois's Chicago Defender column. Concerning consumer rights in the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Oct. 16

Branch, Hazel

Letter from Hazel Branch to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Noting when Du Bois' salary checks from the NAACP were deposited; notes that Ottley has secured the map of Africa from Du Bois' home, which will be sent to his Atlanta office; informs him of other happenings in the Crisis office.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 July 30

Sims, Lucile

Letter from Lucile Sims to W. E. B. Du Bois

Indianapolis (Ind.) - Concerning the responsibility for Jim Crow practices, Sims asks, "who Jim Crows the Negro".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1999

Mange, Arthur P.

Alicia's Exclusive Clothes Shop

Puerto Plata (Dominican Republic) - A closed and worn-down storefront with a faded sign for "Alicia's Exclusive Clothes-Shop".

Arthur P. Mange Photograph Collection

1960

Moos, Elizabeth

Postcard from Elizabeth Moos to Dr. and Mrs. W. E. B. Du Bois

Tashkent (Uzbekistan) - Sending greetings from this "city lovelier than ever" and relaying a bit of her travels there.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers