12 results found for: subject:"American Peace Crusade"

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1951 Apr. 29

Lovett, Robert Morss, 1870-1956

Letter from Robert Morss Lovett to W. E. B. Du Bois

Lake Zurich (Ill.) - Agreeing it would be "an honor and a pleasure" to serve with him as co-chairman of the American Peace Crusade; describing his recent activities, professional endeavors, and travels; and looking forward to working together with him in the name of peace.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Apr. 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Robert Morss Lovett

New York (N.Y.) - Noting his willingness to serve as co-chairman of the Peace Crusade, if Lovett does; deeming the group "sincere and honest" and hoping to work together with him within it.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Feb. 13

Morrison, Philip

Letter from Philip Morrison to Thomas Mann

Ithaca (N.Y.) - Criticizing and regretting the content of his recent letter to the New York Times (mums312-b133-i241) outlining his withdrawal from the American Peace Crusade; admitting his own dissatisfaction with the peace movement, but describing the perseverance that accompanies it.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 May 8

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to United Nations Association of Jamaica

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Karl Heath, General Secretary; expressing the concurrence of the American Peace Crusade with the initiative outlined in the Association's circular of February 7 (mums312-b138-i227).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Feb.

Mann, Thomas, 1875-1955

Letter from Thomas Mann to Philip Morrison

Pacific Palisades (Los Angeles, Calif.) - Accompanying his recent letter to the New York Times (mums312-b133-i241) outlining his withdrawal from the American Peace Crusade.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Nov. 29

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Holland Roberts

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to him at the California Labor School; describing the persecution by the State Dept of the Peace Crusade and suggesting a proposal for how American citizens can participate in the activities of the World Peace Council without being imposed similar restrictions on travel and/or registration as "foreign agents" with the federal government.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949

American Peace Crusade

Memorandum on the peace poll

New York (N.Y.) - Outlining some goals of the newly-founded Crusade, outlining a course of action that will allow it to achieve "more than the sum total of the activities of the separate organizations and individuals"; and instructing members on how to carry out same.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Nov.

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

Statement for the Vienna Peace Conference

Vienna (Austria) - A speech recorded for delivery at the Vienna Piece Conference. It contains a brief overview of the state of the American peace movement and then an introduction of fourteen members of the American Peace Crusade who will be addressing the committee.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 May 11

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

The treatment given those people opposing war

Toronto (Ont.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech read via telephone to the Canadian Peace Conference; apologizing for the inability to speak face to face; Du Bois explains when he and his wife arrived in Toronto, the customs officials would not allow him to enter the county. Briefly discusses his involvement in peace movements and indictment for his peace activities w... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 May 11

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

The treatment given those people opposing war

Toronto (Ont.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech read via telephone to the Canadian Peace Conference; apologizing for the inability to speak face to face; Du Bois explains when he and his wife arrived in Toronto, the customs officials would not allow him to enter the county. Briefly discusses his involvement in peace movements and indictment for his peace activities w... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers