46 results found for: name:"Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971"

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1949 May 2

National Society for the Prevention of Blindness

Brochure

New York (N.Y.) - Calling attention to the plight of blindness and urging recipients' charitable contributions to the Society and its various preventive measures.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Feb. 10

International Workers Order

Fact sheet

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the IWO's founding principles; outlining the charges lodged against it by the House Committee on Un-American Activities; and noting the status of the ongoing liquidation proceedings.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Feb. 10

International Workers Order

Call to an emergency conference

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Rockwell Kent, President; on the eve of its mandated disbandment, describing and inviting recipients to a February 10 "emergency conference against the liquidation of a people's organization" and noting the circumstances motivating and necessitating said event.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957 June 19

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

Rockwell Kent testimonial dinner invitation and program

New York (N.Y.) - Inviting guests to a June 19 testimonial dinner in honor of Rockwell Kent and outlining the prospective proceedings, featuring remarks by Corliss Lamont, W. E. B. Du Bois, Mrs. John Adams Kingsbury, and Rev. William Howard Melish.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957 Apr. 24

Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971

Letter from Rockwell Kent to World Peace Council

Au Sable Forks (N.Y.) - Addressed to V. Duncan Jones; noting the current restrictions placed on Americans' international travel rights imposed by the State Dept. and suggesting how the worldwide peace movement might employ the use of petitions to achieve its immediate objectives.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950

Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971

New York Times letters to the editor

New York (N.Y.) - Two separate letters to the editor of the New York Times, transcribed into one document, both expressing criticism of "anti-communist" efforts made by the Department of State.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 June 23

Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971

Remarks by Rockwell Kent

Washington (D.C.) - Text of speech by Kent given at the ceremony presenting the International Lenin Prize to W. E. B. Du Bois at the Soviet embassy in Washington "for the strengthening of peace among the nations".

James Aronson-W. E. B. Du Bois Collection

1957 July 1

Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971

Letter from Rockwell Kent to W. E. B. Du Bois

Au Sable Forks (N.Y.) - Thanking him for the "warmth, the dignity, the wisdom" of the address Du Bois gave at his seventy-fifth birthday dinner on June 19.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 July 12

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Rockwell Kent

New York (N.Y.) - thanking Kent for his recent letter of sympathy.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 June 7

Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971

Letter from Rockwell Kent to W. E. B. Du Bois

Au Sable Forks (N.Y.) - Belatedly acknowledging his letter on "New Horizons" and regretting having missed his recent cocktail party.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers