46 results found for: subject:"Imperialism"

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1906

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

The Congo plot

A stranger of ambiguous race describes plans to finance native revolts in the colonies; our skeptical first-person narrator converses with him, plans to double-cross him, and years later, sees no fruits from his scheme. Later retitled "The Java Plot"; see mums312-b236-i047.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1974 Jan. 28

Iriye, Akira

Letter from Akira Iriye to Harvey Wasserman

Responding to Wasserman's earlier letter, and discussing his supervison of Wasserman's field paper as a part of the degree requirements for his Masters of Arts. Iriye comments that Wasserman's idea of examining imperial thought from 1895 to 1917 is too broad, and suggests a more narrow topic with opportunities for new research and thinking. Written on University of Chicago Department o... more

Harvey Wasserman Papers

1927 Aug. 8

Committee of 48 (U.S.) . National Bureau of Information and Education

Letter from the Committee of 48 (U.S.), National Bureau of Information and Education to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning efforts to enact legislation in Congress against United States imperialism.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956 Jan. 21

Peoples' World Constituent Assembly (Geneva, Switzerland)

Circular letter from People’s World Constituent Assembly to W. E. B. Du Bois

Geneva (Switzerland) - Declaring the organization's support of Senator Langer, "a universal minded anti-imperialist leader," and noting all of Europe's support of him; and deeming all signers of the petition founders of the "Universal People" party, whose principal aim is "to suppress all wars by the suppression of all imperialism."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Nov. 10

League of Oppressed Peoples

Letter from League of Oppressed Peoples to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Du Bois becoming a sponsor of the group, established to oppose United States imperialism and other potential members.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Nov. 3

League of Oppressed Peoples

Letter from League of Oppressed Peoples to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Du Bois becoming a sponsor of the group, established to oppose United States imperialism.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Nov. 8

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to League of Oppressed Peoples

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Du Bois becoming a sponsor of the group, established to oppose United States imperialism.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1972 Mar. 17

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to PGA accomplishment file

Canada - Concerning the Canadian Open and Imperial Tobacco. McCormack records Imperial Tobacco's plans for a VIP day in Canada and notes their desire to include a Canadian Open commitment as part of the arrangement. In addition, McCormack notes players who are already committed as well as a preferred list of additional players.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1961 May 5

Chase, Homer B.

Letter from Homer B. and Rachel Chase to L'Humanité

Washington (D.C.) - Identifying themselves as veterans, Communists, and the parents of 4 children; describing President Kennedy's policies in Cuba and threats to world peace; and appealing to the editor to "help the noble struggle for peace and self-determination" by helping to keep Kennedy off French soil.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957 Sept. 20

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

Colonialism

Long Island City (New York, N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech concerning the history of colonialism and imperialism; discusses Ghana and the accomplishments of Kwame Nkrumah.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers