25 results found for: subject:"African Americans--Relations with Jews"

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1949 Mar. 29

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Jewish Peoples Fraternal Order of the I.W.O.

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to the Order's Officers, Members, and Friends; regretting that he cannot join them on the occasion of their anniversary; praising the Organization's "splendid work" and the timeliness of its efforts; supporting the goal "to stop the drive toward war" and urging them to join with the Council on African Affairs "and all other agencies that are working to build a... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1943 Mar. 2

Jewish Frontier Association

Letter from Jewish Frontier to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Hayim Greenberg, Editor; at the suggestion of Fisk University affiliate Werner J. Cahnman, commissioning from him a special article on "the problem of the relationship between the Jewish and other non-Aryan minorities, specifically the Negro minority."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Sept. 14

Committee on the Study of Racial and Religious Problems in Employment

Letter from the Committee on the Study of Racial and Religious Problems in Employment to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Rebekah Kohut; inviting him to an exclusive luncheon with Dr. James W. Parkes, author of "The Jew and His Neighbor."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Apr. 2

Jewish Life (New York, N.Y.)

Letter from Jewish Life to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Louis Harap, Managing Editor; easily agreeing to pay $25 for his address at the April 16 concert-meeting (see mums312-b137-i103) and admitting that he is embarrassed even to broach the topic of remuneration; "The greatness of your contributions through your distinguished voice are such that one finds it difficult to discuss such a matter with you."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931

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

Negro-Jewish relations

Typed draft of unpublished article concerning "Negro" relations with "Jews;" mentions Joel E. Spingarn and Julius Rosenwald.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Apr.

Jewish Life (New York, N.Y.)

Jewish Life, April 1952

New York (N.Y.) - Pages 29-32 of the April issue, containing various news items, classified ads, and a full-page description of the Magazine's "Tribute to the Warsaw Ghetto Fighters," to be held on April 16 and feature the participation of W. E. B. Du Bois and Albert E. Kahn, among others. (See also mums312-b137-i103.)

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Sept. 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Stephen S. Wise

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing a copy of the Pan African Congress's petition to the United Nations (mums312-b111-i115) and seeking his referral to Jewish organizations that might be disposed to endorse it.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 July 16

Jewish Life (New York, N.Y.)

Letter from Jewish Life to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Louis Harap, Managing Editor; describing the impending celebration of the tercentenary of "Jewish settlements in the United States" and soliciting from him a statement thereon to run in the related special issue.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Feb. 13

Jewish Life (New York, N.Y.)

Letter from Jewish Life to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Louis Harap, Managing Editor; describing an April 16 concert-meeting in "Tribute to the Warsaw Ghetto Fighters"; noting their hopes for same to include "Negro participation"; and inviting him to attend and speak thereat.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Mar. 26

Keller, Joseph

Telegram from Joseph Keller to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cleveland (Ohio) - Inviting him to a March 29 emergency conference in Ohio "to repudiate betrayal of Jewish people through administration's withdrawal of support of Palestine partition" and/or requesting he send a message of solidarity to the Cleveland Jewry.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers