W. E. B Du Bois Testimonial Dinner Committee
New York (N.Y.) - Flier urging the reader to dontate to a fund to support preservation of his personal library, publish his writings and correspondence, and republish all of his books. Signed by Walter Beekman.
1953 Feb. 14
First Unitarian Church of Los Angeles
Los Angeles (Calif.) - Outlining and describing various upcoming events at the Church, including W. E. B. Du Bois's February 15 lecture on "The Challenge of Africa Today."
1957 Apr. 30
National Committee to Defend Negro Leadership
New York (N.Y.) - Advertising an April 30th function at to mark the second anniversary of the Asian-African Conference and the Rebirth of Ghana, featuring 30-minute remarks by W. E. B. Du Bois and Paul Robeson, and "also African and Puerto Rican speakers."
1938 Feb. 16
Young Men's Christian Association (Buffalo, N.Y.) . Michigan Avenue Branch
Buffalo (N.Y.) - Announcing a lecture given by Du Bois for the Young Men's Christian Association on 1938-02-16.
W. E. B. Du Bois Testimonial Dinner Committee
New York (N.Y.) - Soliciting the reader to make a contribution to an effort to preserve, edit and publish W. E. B. Du Bois' "priceless library" and "letters and manuscripts" as well as his "Collected Works"; inviting the reader to a testimonial dinner in his honor on February 23. Cover highlights his many acomplishments to date.
Philadelphia (Pa.) - Advertisement for Du Bois's pageant, the "Star of Ethiopia" being performed at the Philadelphia Convention Hall. Includes description of event, dates, players, admission cost and quotes of attendees. Collection includes two copies of the flier.
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
New York (N.Y.) - Listing the subjects to be treated, and the goals to be achieved, in Du Bois's "Economies of Emancipation" lecture series, and outlining the various structures in which same can be delivered. See mums312-b158-i400 for alternate version.