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1945 Jan. 16

Logan, Rayford Whittingham, 1897-1982

Letter from Rayford W. Logan to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Expressing his interest in the impending Colonial Conference and recommending seven individuals whose presence thereat might be desirable.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Mar. 9

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing an invitation to the April 6-7 Colonial Conference at the New York Public Library; encouraging her attendance thereat and/or her referral to other Indians living in America whose presence might be favorable.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Mar. 8

Kennedy, Raymond, 1906-1950

Letter from Raymond Kennedy to W. E. B. Du Bois

New Haven (Conn.) - Expressing his interest in the impending Colonial Conference; regretting he cannot attend; and referring him to a number of individuals whose presence might be desirable.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Mar. 30

Rosinger, Lawrence K. (Lawrence Kaelter), 1915-

Letter from Lawrence K. Rosinger to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Expressing interest in the impending Colonial Conference and regretting that "the pressure of other obligations make it impossible for me to attend."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Mar. 23

Bentley, Clara L.

Letter from Clara L. Bentley to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledging his Colonial Conference invitation to Emory Ross and apologizing on his behalf for having to miss the occasion, as he is currently out of town.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Mar. 21

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Bishop R. R. Wright

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking him for his referral to Jacob Motsi (see mums312-b109-i012) and hoping that both he and Wright can attend the April 6-7 Colonial Conference in New York.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Mar. 23

Dunn, J. Kyuang (Jacob Kyuang), 1897-1947

Letter from J. Kyuang Dunn to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Responding to a previous letter; explaining that he will not be able to attend the Colonial Conference, but has forwarded Du Bois's letter to Reverand Minsoo Pai. Written on United Korean Committee In America stationary.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Mar. 29

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Letter from Anson Phelps Stokes to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Pledging to stop in at the April 6-7 Colonial Conference "and possibly... make one or two suggestions" and commending him for "still working so whole-heartedly for Africa."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Apr. 6

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

Colonial Conference resolution

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the resolutions adopted at the April 6-7 Colonial Conference at the New York Public Library, promoting the founding and maintenance of "economic, social and political standards" in colonial territories, mandated by the United Nations, the political autonomy of said lands, and the "fullest measure of international cooperation" in improving and advancing their ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Mar. 23

Swain, Howard A.

Letter from Howard A. Swain to W. E. B. Du Bois

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Expressing interest in the impending Colonial Conference; describing his views and his background; and offering to "be of service in your very worthwhile project."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers