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1948

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Draft of chronology of NAACP petition to United Nations

New York (N.Y.) - Draft of item mums312-b121-i120. Providing a chronology of actions from 1946 through 1948, concerning the NAACP petition to the United Nations.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Chronology of NAACP petition to United Nations

New York (N.Y.) - Providing a chronology of actions from 1946 through 1948, concerning the NAACP petition to the United Nations.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Oct. 30

List of people sent down with whom W. White dealt in re the petition

New York (N.Y.) - Listing the names and professional affiliations of various individuals with whom Walter White had dealings with respect to the drafting and submission of the NAACP's petition to the United Nations.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Sept. 18

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Petition from NAACP to United Nations Organization

New York (N.Y.) - Calling attention to and condemning America's injustice "towards its own citizens"; reproducing statistical data in incontrovertible evidence thereof; appealing to the Organization's Social and Economic Council for their support in the assertion of basic human rights; and insisting that the body find the time and will to address the flagrant "miscarriage of justice" at ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946

Konvitz, Milton Ridvas, 1908-

The Negro in American Law

Describing the racial inequalities of the present day "that exist because of the law" and "that are sanctioned by the United States Supreme Court and by the laws of legislatures." Composed as Chapter I of the N.A.A.C.P.'s "Appeal to the World."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Nov. 18

Baxter, Julia E.

Letter from Julia E. Baxter to Joseph Vanderkuylen

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking him for his correspondence on "the deplorable conditions... existing among the exploited Negroes of the Belgian Congo" and referring him thereon to W. E. B. Du Bois, "who has been instrumental in bringing to the attention of the United Nations Conference the actual plight of colonial peoples."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Aug. 29

Hurley, Ruby

Memorandum from Ruby Hurley to Walter White

- Relaying her comments on W. E. B. Du Bois's proposed NAACP petition to the United Nations (see mums312-b111-i296); recommending that the Association agree to undertake the project; suggesting that "better people might be obtained to serve on the editorial board," and that Charles H. Wesley be added to its Committee on Review; deeming the budget "reasonable"; and noting ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Aug. 30

Tobias, Channing H.

Letter from Channing H. Tobias to Walter White

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying her comments on W. E. B. Du Bois's proposed NAACP petition to the United Nations (see mums312-b111-i296); approving of the project and its general order of operations and deeming the budget "very modest."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Sept. 17

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying the Board's approval of his proposed NAACP petition to the United Nations (mums312-b111-i296).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Sept. 5

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Walter White

New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledging and responding to the correspondence enclosed in his last memo (containing feedback from Thurgood Marshall, Roy Wilkins, Ruby Hurley, and Channing H. Tobias on the proposed NAACP petition to the UN; see mums312-b111-i298 through i304); insisting that the petition could be easily prepared for November 1 presentation; and commenting on the composition of the... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers