150 results found for: subject:"Liberia--Foreign relations"

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1934 July 9

Atlanta University

Letter from Atlanta University to W. E. B. Du Bois

Atlanta (Ga.) - Signed John Hope; suggesting that Du Bois attend the League of Nations Council to represent Liberia, and recommending that he visit Liberia before going to Geneva: "it would be better for you, Liberia, and the deliberations generally."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Aug. 13

Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964

Letter from Anna Graves to W. E. B. Du Bois

Geneva (Switzerland) - Thanking him for his recent correspondence; complimenting Du Bois on his recent article in "Foreign Affairs"; and describing at length recent dealings to do with the Liberia situation and the Firestone contract.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Sept. 6

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Attaching "a very interesting exchange of viewpoints" between Viscount Cecil and Raymond Leslie Buell on the Liberian situation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 June 8

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom

Letter from Women's International League for Peace and Freedom to Walter White

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Dorothy Detzer, Executive Secretary; concerning the redaction of an editorial on the situation in Liberia; describing recent correspondence with Miss Graves and General Winship; and enclosing a memorandum "which, you know, is confidential."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 June 9

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Letter from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing recent "self-explanatory" correspondence with Dorothy Detzer of the Women's International League; inquiring as to the possibility of his coming to Washington, D.C. anytime soon; and attaching a copy of the story based on the Association's releases and printed in twenty-six Scripps-Howard newspapers.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Aug. 26

Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964

Radiogram from Anna Graves to Women's International League for Peace and Freedom

Geneva (Switzerland) - Addressed to Dorothy Detzer; relaying receipt of cables from Monrovia regarding U.S. and U.K. representatives in Liberia and a new plan involving the release of political prisoners; urging the League to make public "this macchiavellian manoeuvre and cable Liberia dont yield."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Mar. 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Harry W. Roberts

Atlanta (Ga.) - Effectively returning his manuscript on Liberia, in accordance with Roberts's request (see mums312-b080-i196) and admitting "it would be difficult... to get it published in the United States."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Aug. 14

Cecil of Chelwood, Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 1864-1958, Viscount

Letter from Viscount Cecil to Raymond Leslie Buell

Haywards Heath (England) - Regarding the origin of the Liberian situation and developing an interpretation of its primary causes; describing early dealings with Firestone and their presumed effects; and assessing the role of the U.S. and other foreign nations in the country's politics.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Mar. 16

Wilson, Frank T. (Frank Thompson), b. 1887

Letter from Frank T. Wilson to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Wilson's interest in a "Negro Youth Movement" in the United States and his reactions to the 1933 Amenia Conference. Written on the letterhead of the National Council of Student Christian Associations.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 June 8

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Letter from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying that a set of proofs of Du Bois's article should be on its way from the Foreign Affairs office; enclosing recent correspondence with William T. Stone of Foreign Policy; and reporting on recent dealings with Cecil, Winship, and Roosevelt.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers