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1945 Mar. 12

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

NAACP resolution

New York (N.Y.) - Proposing a series of steps "to make war at once unlikely and unprofitable" in future, featuring the assertion of racial equality worldwide, international recognition of colonies and political autonomy thereof, and a series of civil and legal rights for citizens of said occupied territories, among other provisions. Somewhat extended version of mums312-b107-i103.... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 May 15

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

NAACP Committee to Present the Cause of the Negro to the next Peace Conference

New York (N.Y.) - Listing the names and locations of the twenty-odd individuals agreed to join the Association's new Committee to Present the Cause of the Negro to the next Peace Conference.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Petition against colonialism

New York (N.Y.) - Complaining of the politically unjust and socially incorrect structures and conditions in colonized territories; asserting equal rights for all races; and urging the international community to award and protect said territories' political autonomy and social independence.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Mar. 12

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

NAACP resolution

New York (N.Y.) - Proposing a series of steps "to make war at once unlikely and unprofitable" in future, featuring the assertion of racial equality worldwide, international recognition of colonies and operational self-governing political systems therein, and the founding of an international Mandates Commission to act under the auspices of the United Nations, among other elements.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Mar. 13

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Resolution on the issues affecting Africa arising at the meeting of the General Assembly of the United Nations

New York (N.Y.) - Calling upon the international organization to take a series of measures towards the betterment of civil, social, economic and political conditions in Africa's colonized territories; demanding the realization of various actions to guarantee the political self-determination and autonomy of subjects of said lands; and asserting the essential nature of their rights to autonomous n... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945

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

Colonial Conference roster

New York (N.Y.) - Seeming sign-in sheet at the April 6-7 Colonial Conference, listing the names, addresses, and affiliations of attendants or interested parties.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Oct. 4

United States . Dept. of State

Letter from United States Department of State to Walter White

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Under-secretary; expressing the Department's "deep appreciation" of the subjects broached in his recent memorandum (mums312-b103-i410) and citing two statements made by the Secretary of State with respect thereto.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945

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

Note on the Bretton Woods conference

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois's hand-pencilled note inquiring if colonial conditions were discussed or addressed directly in the Bretton Woods proposals. (See mums312-b107-i093 for description of question's formulation and gathered response.)

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945

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

Colonial demographics

New York (N.Y.) - Listing the populations of colonized territories occupied by the British Empire in Asia, Africa, the West Indies and South America, the Pacific Ocean and Near East, and by the United States, Belgium, China, France, Italy, Egypt, Japan, the Netherlands, Portugal and Spain. Drawn up in preparation for the April 6-7 Colonial Conference at the New York Public Library.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Apr. 7

Nyabongo, Akiki K., 1907-1975

Colonial demographics

New York (N.Y.) - Listing the square mileage and native/white populations of occupied territories in Africa.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers