317 results found for: subject:"Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963--Death and burial"

Gallery view

1963 Aug. 28

Guo, Moruo, 1892-1978

Telegram from Kuo Mo Jo to Shirley Graham

Beijing (China) - Relaying his and all Chinese people's sadness upon the death of W. E. B. Du Bois and hailing the "contribution to cause of oppressed nations" that he made in his lifetime.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Sept. 5

Aronson, James

The inspiration of the freedom movement

New York (N.Y.) - A "rough proof" of James Aronson's praise of the legacy of W. E. B. Du Bois and his monumental influence on the peace movement, marked up with some corrections, and sent to Shirley Graham, with an admission of "sadness and love."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Aug. 27

Gardner, Lytt I.

On the death of Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois

Syracuse (N.Y.) - A mediation on the "fitting irony" of W. E. B. Du Bois's death's near coinciding with the iconic March on Washington.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Sept.

Ghana . Office of the President

Telegram from Office of the President of Ghana to Shirley Graham Du Bois

Accra (Ghana) - Sending heartfelt condolences to Mrs. Du Bois on the passing of her husband.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Aug. 29

Sovetskii? komitet solidarnosti stran Azii i Afriki

Telegram from Soviet Afro-Asian Solidarity Committee to Shirley Graham Du Bois

Moscow (Russia) - Slightly correcting the phrasing of the Committee's earlier telegram in remembrance and praise of W. E. B. Du Bois (mums312-b156-i136).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Aug. 30

Strand, Paul, 1890-1976

Telegram from Paul and Hazel Strand to Shirley Graham Du Bois

Lagos (Nigeria) - Extending their condolences upon the death of W. E. B. Du Bois, "great man and dear friend."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1962 Aug. 28

Accra Assembly (Organization)

Letter from Accra Assembly to Shirley Graham Du Bois

Accra (Ghana) - Sending Shirley deep condolences on the passing of W. E. B. Du Bois; joins millions in mourning his sudden death.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Aug.

Funeral procession for W. E. B. Du Bois

Ghana - Procession in the state funeral for W. E. B. Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers