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1952

American Peace Crusade

Tribute to W. E. B. Du Bois invitation

New York (N.Y.) - Invitation to a tribute honoring W. E. B. Du Bois on the occasion of his 84th birthday.

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1924 Apr. 13

Spingarn, Joel Elias, 1875-1939

Invitation to dinner in honor of Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Announcing the dinner to be given in the doctor's honor on April 13 at the Café Savarin, and chaired by Joel E. Spingarn, and listing the extensive members of the according dinner committee. See also mums312-b158-i272 through i275.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Sept. 25

National Council of American-Soviet Friendship (U.S.)

Annual Autumn dinner invitation and program

New York (N.Y.) - Announcing and describing the prospective proceedings of the Council's October 6 fall dinner, featuring guest speakers W. E. B. Du Bois, Jennings Perry, and Philip D. Morrison.

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1951 Jan. 12

National Spiritual Assembly of the Bahá'ís of the United States and Canada

Invitation from National Spiritual Assembly of the Bahá'ís of the United States and Canada to W. E. B. Du Bois

Nashville (Tenn.) - Inviting him to a free public meeting on "The Need of a New World Order" and briefly describing the function's founding principles and principal goals.

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1948 Apr. 1

American Council on Race Relations

Invitation from American Council on Race Relations to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Inviting him to the Council's celebration "in connection with the closing of the Julius Rosenwald Fund"; describing the prospective program thereof (featuring a talk by Du Bois at 2:30 p.m.); and listing the event's sponsoring committee.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956 Apr. 27

Christ Church (Philadelphia, Pa.)

Invitation to Rev. Kenneth Ripley Forbes reception

Philadelphia (Pa.) - Inviting guests to a Friday night reception in honor of Rev. Kenneth Ripley Forbes, and featuring addresses by W. E. B. Du Bois, Rev. William Howard Melish, and Earl Robinson.

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1961 May 7

Jewish currents reprint

Invitation from Jewish Currents to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Inviting guests to a Civil War Centennial Dinner to be held at the Brass Rail in New York, and briefly outlining the function's prospective proceedings.

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1948 Sept.

American Labor Party

Invitation from American Labor Party to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Inviting him to an October 10 Candidate's dinner featuring Lillian Hellman, Norman Mailer, Paul Robeson and others; and listing the members of the Program Committee and 1948 Labor Party Candidates.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 June

Great Barrington (Mass.)

Old Home Week Program and Invitation

Great Barrington (Mass.) - Invitation describing the reasons behind and events planned for the Old Home Week celebration, to be held in the town of Great Barrington, from 20 to 26 July: "tentative plans include special services in the churches, an historical pageant, parade, general assembly, fireworks, and other events..."

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1944 Apr.

National Institute of Arts and Letters (U.S.)

Invitation from National Institute of Arts and Letters to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Inviting him to the Annual Ceremony, featuring works by newly elected members; naming the directors and members of the American Academy of Arts and Letters and the National Institute of Arts and Letters, respectively; and providing a tentative program for the event, featuring Willa Cather, Paul Robeson, and Archibald MacLeish, among others.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers