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1946 Aug. 30

Robeson, Paul, 1898-1976

Circular letter from Paul Robeson to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Seeking support of his and Bartley Crum's call for action in Washington in commemoration of the Emancipation Proclamation, and in the face of "continued immunity from prosecution of the lynchers." For original telegram, see mums312-b112-i035.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956 Nov. 13

Robeson, Paul, 1898-1976

Address by Mr. Paul Robeson

New York (N.Y.) - Robeson's address given at the Rally for Peace and Friendship given by the National Council of American-Soviet Friendship, reflecting on the current state of relations, describing the continued struggle for civil rights for his people, identifying with all colonized peoples, and invoking Alexander Pushkin in a plea for peace.

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1947 Oct. 15

Robeson, Paul, 1898-1976

Circular letter from Paul Robeson to unidentified correspondent

Enfield (Conn.) - Inviting recipients to participate in a "coordinated program designed to win a major victory for Negro democratic rights" in advance of the 1948 presidential election; describing "the big idea" and plans to mobilize en masse; and hoping for large representation in this hopefully "historic turning-point in the whole struggle for Negro democratic rights in America."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952

Witt, Nathan

Statement concerning invalidation of Mr. Robeson's passport

New York (N.Y.) - Criticizing the State Dept.'s invalidation of Paul Robeson's passport and explaining the biased basis of the related refusal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 July 8

Burton, Lulu

Letter from Lulu Burton to Paul Robeson

New York (N.Y.) - Burton asks for photographs of scenes from the film, "The Emperor Jones" for use in the Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950

Okafor, Amanke

Nigeria: why we fight for freedom

London (England) - Cover of a publication on Nigeria.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Mar. 27

Hunton, Alphaeus, 1903-1970

Letter from Alphaeus Hunton to Paul Robeson

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Concerning his unexpected termination from the Council on African Affairs by Max Yergan. Includes a note to a Hugh, most likely Hugh Smythe, explaining that a copy was sent to Prairie View College.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956 Aug. 20

Hunton, Alphaeus, 1903-1970

Paul Robeson -- chronicle of events -- 1945-1956

New York (N.Y.) - Outlining the principal milestones in Paul Robeson's recent career.

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1948 Apr. 6

Council on African Affairs

Announcement from the Council on African Affairs

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning events of the Council meeting, the condemnation of Max Yergan by the Executive Board, and providing a full statement from the Board.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers