Gallery view

1945 Apr.

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

Memorandum on the Colonial Conference

New York (N.Y.) - Description of the demands to be made at the April 6-7 Colonial Conference, seeking the political and social autonomy of occupied territories and their residents.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926

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

Memorandum on the Pan African Congress to be held in New York next August

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the prospective dates, attendees, goals, and reception of the Pan-African Congress being planned for the following year, and seeking support therefor.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Aug. 5

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

Memo of a meeting with Dr. Kingsbury at my office

New York (N.Y.) - A record of his meeting with John A. Kingsbury regarding the presence of an American delegation at the Chinese Peace Conference scheduled for late September that year. Also present: Paul Robeson, Abbott Simon, Thomas Richardson, Willard Uphaus, and Ted Bayer.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1943 Apr. 2

Organizing Committee for an International Conference on Africa

Proposed Conference on Africa Preliminary memorandum

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the origins of the idea for the Conference, the outcomes of the recent Washington meeting and Organizing Committee meetings, listing the names and affiliation of current Committee members, and listing the four sub-committees so far established.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 June 9

Pan African Congress

The object of the Fourth Pan African Congress

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the goals and ambitions of the Fourth Pan African Congress.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Feb. 24

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Du Bois' appearance at the NAACP Conference to speak on "Russia and Her Race Problem".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 June 23

Robeson, Paul, 1898-1976

Memorandum from Paul Robeson and Willard Uphaus to U.S. Members of the World Council for Peace

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to the fifteen American members, W. E. B. Du Bois among them; relaying the United Nations' reception of a Council delegation and announcing themselves as the two members appointed thereto; and inviting recipients to join them as "the wtwo of us have decided [that] would be proper."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Feb. 10

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mr. White with regard to the Denver conference

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning speakers and topics to be discussed at the 1925 NAACP conference in Denver.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Apr. 12

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mary White Ovington

New York (N.Y.) - Draft of letter concerning money owed for books ordered by Beatrice Thompson of the Los Angeles NAACP Chapter to sell at the 1928 Convention there.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 May 24

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois and James Weldon Johnson

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning resolutions of the Resolution Committee to be presented at the NAACP conference, including: Residential segregation, the vote in the white primary, labor, and the cultural movement.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers