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1935 Feb. 27

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

Statement regarding W. E. B. Du Bois's 1933 income tax

Atlanta (Ga.) - Describing expenses made towards the writing of "Black Reconstruction" and seeking Spingarn's advice in wording a claim with regard to his income tax for the year 1933.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Dec. 29

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

Revised statement on the N.A.A.C.P.'s Position on Cuba

New York (N.Y.) - More elaborately (than mums312-b055-i334) describing the political status and related social injustices in Cuba and formally declaring the N.A.A.C.P.'s official protest "against any interference of any kind on the part of the United States in the domestic affairs" of said country.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Feb. 15

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

Statement on Fisk University

New York (N.Y.) - Short paragraph to be printed in the forthcoming pamphlet, "What Alumni Say About Fisk and the General Alumni Association"; calling for "a virile and intensely interested set of alumni," and insisting on "freedom of opinion for teachers" and "of action and thought for students."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Dec. 19

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

Tentative statement on the N.A.A.C.P.'s Position on Cuba

New York (N.Y.) - Succinctly expressing the N.A.A.C.P. Board of Directors' sympathy with the political status and strife of Cuba, and solidarity with said country's struggle to found "a free popular government... uncoerced by domestic tyranny or by foreign interferences."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Nov. 15

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

Statement on Mahatma Gandhi

New York (N.Y.) - Statement on Mahatma Gandhi for a "Golden Book" tribute requested by John Haynes Holmes.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Dec. 29

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

Revised statement on the N.A.A.C.P.'s Position on Cuba

New York (N.Y.) - Earlier draft of mums312-b055-i338, describing the N.A.A.C.P.'s official stance on the political status of Cuba and protesting formally against its American occupation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951

Peace Information Center

The meaning of the case against the Peace Information Center

United States - Concerning the ambiguity of the Foreign Agents Registration Act and how it is being used against the Peace Information Center.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 May 15

National Alliance of Postal Employees (U.S.)

A Statement on civil rights

Cleveland (Ohio) - Prepared by Alliance President Ashby Carter; describing the group's founding and goals; relaying the current status of workers' rights legislation and union organization; describing the ideological conflation and fogginess surrounding related issues; describing Executive Order 9835 and its impact on the current situation; and outlining a model of "federal government res... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 May

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

Statement calling for the peaceful settlement of U.S.-U.S.S.R. differences

New York (N.Y.) - Opposing the federal Administration's cold war politics and urging government representatives to "take immediate steps to arrange the scope, the place, and the time of a conference with representatives of the Soviet Union for a peaceful settlement of our differences."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers