Gallery view

1947 Oct. 29

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

African Negroes petition the United Nations for help in removing discrimination

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the scope, structure, aims, origins, and contributors of the Association's petition to the United Nations, for publication in the journal "Common Sense."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Nov. 3

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Press reaction to the NAACP United Nations Petition

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the reaction in the press to the NAACP's petition to the United Nations, and citing from various periodicals' editorial pieces thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Nov.

American Association for the United Nations

Major decisions of the United Nations assembly session

New York (N.Y.) - Reprinted from the "New York Times" November 30, 1947 issue; providing the decisions made at the United Nations assembly on September 16 through November 29, 1947.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Oct. 22

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

NAACP Petitions the United Nations for equal rights for Negroes

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the scope, structure, aims, origins, and contributors of the Association's petition to the United Nations, for publication in the journal "Opportunity."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Oct. 16

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Afro-Americans petition the United Nations for equal rights

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the scope, structure, aims, origins, and contributors of the Association's petition to the United Nations, for publication in the magazine "Pan-Africa."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Nov. 21

New York Times Company

Britons ask delay in trustee study Balks at New Committee Now Australia is assailed over New Guinea plan

New York (N.Y.) - Describing and analyzing Great Britain's proposal to the United Nations' Trusteeship Committee "aimed at deferring any decision on the need for a new special committee" to address colonial issues, and summarizing other nations' varied responses thereto.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Dec. 11

Reston, James, 1909-1995

Soviet interest in colonies held specific, not general Policy, as privately expressed, is believed based on areas of special concern

New York (N.Y.) - Reston's assessment of the Soviet Union's valuable contribution to the United Nations General Assembly Session at Lake Success, N.Y., and analysis of the nation's attitude towards trusteeship, concluding that it, along with the U.S., "is putting what is called 'security' before the creation of an ideal and equal colonial system."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Nov. 21

New York Times Company

8 lands back India on African issues China and Soviet Bloc lead fight against race laws--Smuts bars interference

New York (N.Y.) - Summarizing and analyzing China and Russia's "'family fight' to back India's charges of race discrimination against the Union of South Africa," lodged at the United Nations General Assembly session at Lake Success, N.Y.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers