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1947 Nov.

Afro-American Newspapers

United States v. Eugene Dennis Brief Amicus Curiae application

New York (N.Y.) - The Newspaper's motion to file a Brief Amicus Curiae to the Washington D.C. Court of Appeals on the case of United States v. Eugene Dennis; describing the defendant's position; providing legal background on the issue at hand, the enforcement of the Constitution's fourteenth amendment; pointing out and condemning the District Court's "grave error" and demanding that its ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956 Apr. 9

American Friends Service Committee

Proposal for senate subcommittee on disarmament

Boston (Mass.) - Stressing the "urgent need" for a "high-level non-partisan committee" to effect "the reallocation of American economic life when disarmament becomes a reality" and addressing the effect of peace on the stockmarket.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Mar. 15

American Peace Crusade

Statement of the delegation of the American Peace Committee Submitted to the Hon. Dean Acheson, Secretary of State

New York (N.Y.) - Urging him to competently execute his charge of ensuring "nothing less than the peace and welfare of our country in her dealings with the world" and asking that he "place the success of the Conference of Foreign Ministers... as your first repsonsibility to the American people."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 May

American Peace Crusade

Organization memo no. 2

New York (N.Y.) - Page 2 of the Crusade's second organizational memo, describing the campaign towards the defense of the Peace Information Center, and outlining preparations for the Chicago peace congress to be held that summer.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Nov. 10

American Peace Crusade

Statement

New York (N.Y.) - Arguing for an immediate end to American involvement in the Korean conflict and appealing to recipients "to make known their desire for an end to the war... by sending millions of wires to President Truman."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Mar. 15

American Peace Crusade

Statement of the delegation Submitted to the Hon. George Marshall, Secretary of Defense

New York (N.Y.) - Describing what they deem as the abuse of the country's great power and urging the administration "to impose a complete and civilized restraint upon the tactics of warfare which the forces of the United States employ."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949

American Peace Crusade

Memorandum on the peace poll

New York (N.Y.) - Outlining some goals of the newly-founded Crusade, outlining a course of action that will allow it to achieve "more than the sum total of the activities of the separate organizations and individuals"; and instructing members on how to carry out same.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931

Andrews, Regina

Memorandum from Regina Andrews to New York Public Library

New York (N.Y.) - Memo addressed presumably to Franklin F. Hopper, relaying Andrews's personal account of racial prejudice experienced at the New York Public Library, and describing select professional obstacles and challenges there faced. See mums312-b060-i168 for a rougher version, and mums312-b055-i481 for W. E. B. Du Bois's account of it.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931

Andrews, Regina

Memorandum from Regina Andrews to New York Public Library

New York (N.Y.) - Andrews' unsigned hand-written account of racial discrimination undergone at the New York Public Library; see mums312-b055-i481 for W. E. B. Du Bois's argument on her behalf.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934

Atlanta University

Memorandum on a Study of the Negro and the Administration of Justice, with Special Reference to Georgia

Atlanta (Ga.) - Describing the scope, aims, structures, and subjects of the study, a component of a larger series of inquiries into "The Participation of the Negro in the Life of the South."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers