226 results found for: name:"Hunton, Alphaeus, 1903-1970"

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1948 Apr. 1

Hunton, Alphaeus, 1903-1970

Circular letter from W. A. Hunton

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Concerning recent events at the Council of African Affairs, including the disagreement about the March 25th meeting being an extension of the February 2nd meeting, and the termination of W. A. Hunton from the Council. Second page includes postscript of newspaper excerpts discussing Max Yergan.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1962 May 1

Hunton, Alphaeus, 1903-1970

Memorandum to Dr. Du Bois

Accra (Ghana) - Hunton brings Du Bois up to date with events that have transpired concerning the Encyclopedia Africana since sending Du Bois his last memo.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Aug. 16

Circular letter concerning William A. Hunton

New York (N.Y.) - Draft of a letter to be signed by ten or twelve sponsors, asking for signatures for a petition against the imprisonment of William A. Hunton.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1962 May 22

Hunton, Alphaeus, 1903-1970

Report on the Encyclopedia Africana

Accra (Ghana) - Includes a review of the work to date; main tasks of the first year's work of the secretariat; enlargement of office staff and budgeting information; and proposals for cooperative assistance by the Ghana Academy of Sciences.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 May 6

Adebayo, O.

Letter from O. Adebayo to W. A. Hunton

Lagos (Nigeria) - Asking Hunton how he might be able to obtain copies of W. E. B. Du Bois's books: "Color and Democracy," "Dark Princess," and "Dusk of Dawn."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957

International Publishers

Decision in Africa advertisement

New York (N.Y.) - Review quotes, abstract, and details for Alphaeus Hunton's "Decision in Africa."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Nov. 17

Council on African Affairs

The Council on African Affairs answers Attorney General Brownell

New York (N.Y.) - Written in response to the attack on the Council on African Affairs by Attorney General Herbert Brownell; clarifies the purpose of the council and its concerns regarding the peoples of Africa; lists examples of the council's service; provides testimonials to refute the false charges; takes a strong stance against the McCarran Law.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Mar. 27

Hunton, Alphaeus, 1903-1970

Letter from Alphaeus Hunton to Paul Robeson

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Concerning his unexpected termination from the Council on African Affairs by Max Yergan. Includes a note to a Hugh, most likely Hugh Smythe, explaining that a copy was sent to Prairie View College.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1962 Oct. 29

Hunton, Alphaeus, 1903-1970

Letter from Alphaeus Hunton to Joe Fields

Accra (Ghana) - Hunton sends his opinion on the matter Fields inquired about.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Mar. 5

Council on African Affairs

Educational Director's report

New York (N.Y.) - Notes by W. A. Hunton, the Council's Educational Director, describing reasons for opposing the meeting called recently by Max Yergan, on the basis of the Council's own policy; discussing the status and content of the Educational Director's report of February 2; and outlining various elements of the Council's current work.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers