47 results found for: name:"Perry, Leslie"

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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

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

1947 Sept. 24

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

Letter from Hugh H. Smythe to Leslie S. Perry

New York (N.Y.) - Regarding the treatment of the Brotherhood of Railway and Steamship Clerks in Perry's chapter in the NAACP petition to the United Nation, in accordance with Commissioner Bowman's verification of the status of the group, and in compliance with Perry's own advisements on the passage, relayed in his letter of September 23 (on verso).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Sept.

Perry, Leslie

Government employment

New York (N.Y.) - Memorandum accompanying columns on the federal government's employment of "Negro workers"; summarizing pertinent statistics thereof for 1944 and 1945 (see mums312-b104-i487 for related clippings); and suggesting "some attention should be given to the racial policies of the Federal Government, the largest single employer in the United States."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Oct. 20

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, inviting him to the formal presentation of the NAACP's petition to the United Nations, on October 23, at Lake Success, N.Y.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 July 8

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Washington Bureau

Letter from NAACP Washington Bureau to Walton Manning

Washington (D.C.) - Explaining that they are sending his letter to the NAACP New York Office and suggesting that he reads "An American Dilemma" by Gunnar Myrdal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Sept.

Perry, Leslie

The Negro Federal Government Worker and FEPC Report

New York (N.Y.) - Clippings accompanying memorandum (mums312-b104-i486) by Leslie Perry on statistics, trends and imbalances in the federal government's employment of African Americans, published by Howard University and and the August/September 1946 issue of the NAACP Bulletin.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 July 9

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Leslie Perry

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking him for his correspondence and enclosures and hoping he continues to "send me any matter that you come across."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 May 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Leslie Perry

New York (N.Y.) - Apologizing for so belatedly acknowledging the materials he previously enclosed (with mums312-b111-i256) and hoping "you will continue sending me matter in which you know I am interested."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Jan. 17

Perry, Leslie

Letter from Leslie Perry to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - In compliance with his memo of January 16, supplying various data, testimonies, and reports on employment, education, housing and health services, and hoping "that with some editing we can get a fifth chapter out of this."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers