66 results found for: subject:"Anti-war movements"

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1950 July

Peace Information Center

Fragment on Stockholm Appeal

New York (N.Y.) - Fragment describing the scope, stipulations, and specifications of the Stockholm Appeal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Aug. 12

Peace Information Center

Report of Albert E. Kahn speaking tour

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying "general comments" on Kahn's August 4-12 speaking tour; providing "Details on meetings, etc." in Portland, San Francisco, and Los Angeles; and tabulating related financial expenditures.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Oct. 13

Peace Information Center

Letter from Peace Information Center to United States Attorney General

New York (N.Y.) - Signed W. E. B. Du Bois; addressed to J. Howard McGrath; copied to Foreign Agents Registration Chief William E. Foley; describing attorney Gloria Agrin's correspondence with the U.S. Dept. of Justice regarding the Center's status and registration with Foley's section; and seeking an appointment to discuss the matter with him, light of that body's "arbitrary and capricious refusal" to d... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 July 17

Peace Information Center

An appeal to all Protestant ministers

Frankfurt (Germany) - Issued by Pastor O. Mullner; urging the Churches and Ministers to support the work of the German Peace Committees and sign their names on the Stockholm Appeal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Oct. 24

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

Peace and civil rights

New York (N.Y.) - Speech given at the American Labor Party Rally at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday October 24, 1950 before 17,000 persons outlining the growing push for war with Russia by the United States and the increasing elimination of free speech in America.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Oct.

Peace Information Center

Why I signed the World Peace Appeal

New York (N.Y.) - French Catholic Priest Boulier's interpretation of the value of the World Peace Appeal and description of the reasons for his personal endorsement thereof; printed as part of the "Catholics Speak for Peace" pamphlet series of the Peace Information Center; and urging recipients to lend their support.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Nov. 3

Peace Information Center

Circular letter from Peace Information Center to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Signed W. E. B. Du Bois, Chairman; warning that the nation and world stand both "on the brink of catastrophe"; describing the Center's recent and impending actions in light of such conditions; urging recipients to lend their continued support and financial contributions, "payable either to Mr. Elkin, our Treasurer, or to myself"; and enclosing a form for so doing, as well as a print-ou... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Apr.

Peace Information Center

Circular letter from Peace Information Center to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Signed W. E. B. Du Bois, Chairman; announcing the founding of the P.I.C.; describing its goals, tenets, and structure; and inviting recipients to become involved by serving on an Advisory Council designed to "cooperate with us in various ways" and further the Center's anti-war mission.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Oct. 12

Peace Information Center

Letter from Peace Information Center to Abbott Simon

New York (N.Y.) - Suggesting that "no group of persons in the world have a greater stake in world peace than American Negroes" and urging him, on that basis, to join a non-partisan committee to promote the impending peace congress in Sheffield, England.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950

Peace Information Center

Peace Information Center reply envelope

New York (N.Y.) - Envelope addressed to the organization's New York City headquarters and including a donation/subscription form on inside flap.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers