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1948 Feb. 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Hugh H. Smythe

Boston (Mass.) - Requesting that he let Council on African Affair members that he will miss Friday's meeting; reminding him to ask for a copy of the minutes; and relaying the details of his February 21 arrival.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Dec. 1

Council on African Affairs

Council on African Affairs financial statement

New York (N.Y.) - Providing the financial records for the Council, including receipts, disbursements, and the current balance.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Feb. 17

Hunton, Alphaeus, 1903-1970

Letter from Dr. Alphaeus Hunton to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking W. E. B. Du Bois for speaking at the reception for the Council on African Affairs; reviewing financial information pertaining to the council.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Feb. 24

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Letter from Hugh H. Smythe to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Updating him on office goings-on since his February 13 departure, mainly concerning correspondence with the Council on African Affairs, Doubleday & Company, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, Mae Owings, and NAACP office staff.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Feb. 13

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

Council on African Affairs press release

Boston (Mass.) - Enumerating the Council's various accomplishments in its 11 years of operation; establishing its goals for the future, along the same continuum; and proposing to "begin the new year with increased effort, widened program and greater efficiency toward the same objects for which we stood in 1937." Marked with some editorial changes in Du Bois's pencilled hand.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Mar. 10

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Letter from Hugh H. Smythe to J. H. Carpenter

New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledging his March 9 letter to W. E. B. Du Bois (mums312-b117-i279); relaying that he (Du Bois) has since resigned from the Interim Executive Committee of the Council of African Affairs; and enclosing a letter to "explain his position."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Nov. 17

Council on African Affairs

Meeting of the Council on African Affairs

New York (N.Y.) - Listing of who attended the meeting as well as excused absences; order of business; report on status of legal defense and council representation; financial report.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Mar. 5

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Letter from Hugh H. Smythe to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting on 5 recent office goings-on; acknowledging his recent wire (mums312-b120-i320); briefly describing his experience at the Council on African Affairs Interim Executive Committee meeting; enclosing materials relating directly thereto; and noting that his statement on the Council has been sent to the press.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Jan. 20

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Dr. Alphaeus Hunton

New York (N.Y.) - Thanking Alphaeus for writing and showing regret that Alphaeus cannot make it to the meeting.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Feb. 16

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Letter from Hugh H. Smythe to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledging receipt of his memos and instructions of earlier that week (mums312-b120-i287 through i291) and describing his compliance therewith; relaying Masses and Mainstream's invitation for him to serve as contributing editor; and noting, "Your Benson and Hedges await you."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers