1955 May 31
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
New York (N.Y.) - Sending him and hoping he enjoys "Color and Democracy" and "In Battle for Peace"; describing his experience in Germany and his "great respect and affection for the German people"; noting he disagrees with Leers "with regard to the Jews, and hope you may live to change your opinions."
1955 Mar. 10
Leers, Johann von, 1902-1965
Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Expressing his admiration for W. E. B. Du Bois's "history of Africa written by Africans" and seeking the author's address; empathizing with the letter-writer's feelings suffering and embitterment; anticipating that the "discrimination against Negroes will dwindle away" in the U.S.; wishing "the Negro people all good" from the German perspective; suggesting that his nati... more