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1952 Mar. 15

American Peace Crusade

National codirectors' report / National policy meeting

Chicago (Ill.) - Describing the Crusade's central objectives, perspectives, and tenets; describing its actions and reactions to myriad facets of U.S. foreign policy; outlining key triumphs, failures, and obstacles in its program; describing and praising the strong voices of its leadership; and assuring readers and sponsors that a productive peace movement can be carried out in the count... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Jan. 6

American Youth for Democracy

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

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Stuart Cleveland, Managing Editor; commissioning from him or his assistant an article "on the Negro people since the war"; outlining the various facets of the issue to be addressed therein; and hoping he can submit same by February 1, to appear in the second "New Student"'s "Brotherhood Month" issue.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 July 14

Atlantic Monthly

Letter from Atlantic Monthly to W. E. B. Du Bois

Boston (Mass.) - Signed Edward Weeks, Editor; looking forward to soon receiving his article on "the Negro problem," in its domestic and international facets (see mums312-b117-i143 for description and outline.)

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Mar. 27

Baltimore Afro-American

Memorandum from Baltimore Afro-American to unidentified correspondent

Baltimore (Md.) - Signed William N. Jones; confidential memorandum sent to "you as one of the interested citizens who have responded favorably" to appeals regarding the Liberian situation; describing the features and novel elements of said circumstance; suggesting a multi-faceted program and describing its various difficulties and obstacles; and seeking financial support for its fruitful... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956 Jan. 2

Committee to Defend Choon Cha and Chungsoon Kwak (New York, N.Y.)

Fact sheet

New York (N.Y.) - Outlining the origins, characters, and various facets of the case against the Kwaks; describing the current situation of their deportation order, and encouraging readers that they "can be saved."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 May 20

Crisis (Firm)

A proposed editorial council for the Crisis magazine

New York (N.Y.) - Listing the names of a dozen or so individuals he hopes can serve on the magazine's board, and discussing briefly the extent, nature, and principal facets of their involvement in the enterprise.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Oct. 3

D'Oliveira, Joseph

Letter from Joseph d'Oliveira to Joseph Vanderkuylen

Leopoldville (Congo) - Thanking him for his letter; lamenting his recent illness and congratulating him on soon becoming a grandfather; regretting he cannot supply, as requested, an article for his son-in-law's paper but offering to send a 110-page unedited manuscript; describing difficulties attaining posts in the Congo and deeming him "too pro-Negro for the Colony"; describing conditions in... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Oct. 3

D'Oliveira, Joseph

Letter from Joseph d'Oliveira to Joseph Vanderkuylen

Leopoldville (Congo) - Thanking him for his letter; lamenting his recent illness and congratulating him on soon becoming a grandfather; regretting he cannot supply, as requested, an article for his son-in-law's paper but offering to send a 110-page unedited manuscript; describing difficulties attaining posts in the Congo and deeming him "too pro-Negro for the Colony"; describing conditions in... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Sept. 8

Darr, John W., 1919-2007

Letter from John W. Darr, Jr. to National Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy Board of Directors

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the facets, reasons, implications, and relevance of his resignation from the New York SANE Committee but pledging to "always be ready and willing to help SANE in any effort it makes to test or to give fuller expression to the mutuality of itnerest in survival upon which rests ... the hope for peace."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Dec. 31

Du Bois, Nina

Letter from Nina Du Bois to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing "a rather crazy account" of the last months' expenses; describing the logistics associated with Yolande Du Bois's taking the teacher's examination in New York; complaining of her seemingly inadequate study habits and regretting various facets of her time management; describing Mr. Brown's steady encouragement and bidding Du Bois himself relay some to her in so... more

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