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1945 May 16

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Chicago Branch

Telegram from NAACP Chicago Branch to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Inviting him to address the Branch's June 10 Mass Meeting on his "appraisal of San Francisco Conference and the future of darker races." Addressed to him c/o NAACP headquarters, New York City.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Apr. 13

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Telegram from NAACP to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Seeking various organizations' resolutions, conclusions, or thoughts on "what out to be done at San Francisco" and pledging to convey and promote same at the upcoming United Nations Conference in that city.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 May 16

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Chicago Branch

Telegram from NAACP Chicago Branch to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Inviting him to address the Branch's June 10 Mass Meeting on his "appraisal of San Francisco Conference and the future of darker races." Copy of mums312-b107-i386 addressed to him at the Sir Francis Drake Hotel in San Francisco.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Apr. 9

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to NAACP Alameda County Branch

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Buell G. Gallagher; in response to his invitation (mums312-b107-i371, i372), describing a prior engagement on April 29 and bidding he consult with their representative; and noting that both engagements depend on the State Department's travel allowance and are in no way a sure thing.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Apr. 10

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to United States Department of State

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Leo Pasvolsky; describing the aims, structure, and membership of the NAACP and requesting on its behalf: permission to send two official delegates to the impending United Nations Conference at San Francisco, to participate in the sessions thereof, and to "express to someone in authority their reactions" to the proposals thereby formulated.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Apr. 14

Association of Colored Railway Trainmen and Locomotive Firemen

Telegram from Association of Colored Railway Trainmen and Locomotive Firemen to NAACP

Roanoke (Va.) - Signed S. H. Clark, President; addressed to Walter White; acknowledging the Association's recent telegram in preparation for the United Nations Conference (mums312-b107-i226) and pledging to respond in a few days.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Apr. 12

United States . Dept. of State

Telegram from United States Department of State to NAACP

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Edward R. Stettinius, Secretary of State; addressed to George E. C. Hayes at the Boston Branch of the NAACP; gladly agreeing to allow the Association to appoint a representative to attend the San Francisco United Nations Conference, and bidding they make their selection known to Public Liaisons manager Francis H. Russell.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Apr. 16

National David Spiritual Temple of Christ Church Union Inc.

Telegram from National David Spiritual Temple of Christ Church Union to NAACP

Milwaukee (Wis.) - Signed Bishop David W. M. Short; addressed to Walter White; acknowledging the Association's request for a resolution to relay at the impending San Francisco United Nations Conference, and pledging to comply therewith promptly.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Apr. 16

National Negro Health Movement

Telegram from National Negro Health Movement to NAACP

Washington (D.C.) - Sent by Valerie Bush, Secretary; addressed to Walter White; acknowledging the Association's recent telegram in preparation for the United Nations Conference (mums312-b107-i226) and pledging to bring it to the attention of currently out-of-the-office president P. B. Cornely.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 May 7

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Telegram from NAACP to United States Delegation to the United Nations Conference on International Organization

San Francisco (Calif.) - Copy of a telegram addressed to Edward R. Stettinius; signed Walter White, W. E. B. Du Bois, and Mary McLeod Bethune for the Association; submitting a series of detailed comments on the Delegation's recent trusteeship proposal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers