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1947 Dec. 19

Race Relations

Letter from Race Relations to Hugh H. Smythe

Nashville (Tenn.) - Signed Cedric Dover; thanking him for his letter of December 12 and pledging to comply with its request (see mums312-b115-i325); and noting that the issue containing Smythe's article on the NAACP petition to the UN (mums312-b115-i323) will be available the following week.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Nov. 24

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Memorandum from Hugh H. Smythe to Madison Jones

Washington (D.C.) - Requesting that he take note and follow through on an attached memorandum; and suggesting that "perhaps a word to Mr. Dombrowski from the Association is in order."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Sept. 29

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Delegations receiving NAACP United Nations petition

New York (N.Y.) - List of diplomats and delegations receiving Smythe's letter of the same date (mums312-b115-i103), describing the NAACP's petition to the United Nations and seeking their support and participation therein. See mums312-b115-i107 for alternate version, with handwritten addresses typed up.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 June 8

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

The Negro and the fight for civil rights

Whitesboro (N.J.) - A discussion of the upcoming 1948 election; the advancement of civil rights in New Jersey; joining the NAACP to advance civil rights. See also mums312-b239-i017.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Sept. 22

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Letter from Hugh H. Smythe to Leslie S. Perry

New York (N.Y.) - On behalf of W. E. B. Du Bois, relaying a comment received by proofreaders on Perry's chapter of the NAACP's petition to the United Nations, and seeking his response thereto before making the indicated correction.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Mar. 17

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Letter from Hugh H. Smythe to Eugene Konecky

New York (N.Y.) - Expressing the NAACP's interest in his newly published "American Communications Conspiracy" -- "this is the sort of volume we would like to bring to the attention of the audiences we reach" -- and requesting that he send a copy thereof "for examination."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Feb. 9

Branche, Bobbie

Memorandum from Bobbie Branche to Hugh H. Smythe

New York (N.Y.) - Providing instructions for Lillian Murphy's training of new secretarial assistant Mrs. Outlaw.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Oct.

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Note on nations acknowledging the NAACP letter of September 29, 1947

New York (N.Y.) - Note accompanying and identifying the sixteen nations who have so far acknowledged Hugh Symthe's September 29 letter on the NAACP's petition to the United Nations (see mums312-b115-i109 for list). Scrap of verso asks blankly "if there is anything."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Sept. 24

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Letter from Hugh H. Smythe to Leslie S. Perry

New York (N.Y.) - In accordance with W. E. B. Du Bois's instructions, enclosing a "self-explanatory" memorandum and relaying that the NAACP's petition to the United Nations has been modified in compliance with Walter White's request.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Apr. 9

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Memorandum from Hugh H. Smythe to Julia Baxter

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing a letter to Mr. McNutt received in response to her memo of earlier that day.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers