87 results found for: subject:"Liberia--Politics and government"

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1947 Sept. 29

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Foreign Affairs

New York (N.Y.) - Asking if they would be interested in an article on the Stettinius plan on Liberia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947

Liberia . Centennial Commission

An African Republic Approaches its Centennial

New York (N.Y.) - Reprint of "Crisis" article, "An African Republic Approaches its Centennial," by Hilyard R. Robinson, discussing the centennial of Liberia and a brief sketch of the founding of the Republic of Liberia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Apr. 8

Hubbard, Lillie M.

Letter from Lillie M. Hubbard to W. E. B. Du Bois

Monrovia (Liberia) - Concerning report to the United States Secretary of State on Du Bois's recent trip to Liberia, and proceeds from the sale of Liberian gold.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Mar. 30

United States . Dept. of State . Division of European Affairs

Letter from the U. S. Department of State to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Concerning an enclosed public statement made by the Department regarding present conditions in Liberia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Jan. 18

Council on African Affairs

Council on African Affairs press release

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the inauguration of Liberia's President, William V. S. Tubman on January 7th, and providing information related by the three United States representatives at the inauguration: Mary McLeod Bethune, Carl Murphy, and Edward R. Dudley regarding Tubman's tactics for fixing the election.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Oct. 20

Buell, Raymond Leslie, 1896-1946

Letter from Raymond L. Buell to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Written on "Time" stationery; describing his interest in Hayman and Preece's "Lighting Up Liberia" and seeking his opinion on the work.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Oct. 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Raymond L. Buell

New York (N.Y.) - Describing his increased interest in Liberia and consideration of it as "a quasi-colony of the United States"; suggesting he contact American Minister Lester Walton for detailed and accurate information on conditions there; and regretting that "in the biological sense" "there are no American Liberians."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Aug. 21

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Sie Thorgues

New York (N.Y.) - Per his query (mums312-b168-i527), apologizing for the delay in responding to his "Crisis" submission on Liberia and suggesting that if he provide more hard facts and "a minimum of comment or exhortation, we might be able to use it."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Aug. 15

Johnson, Archibald

Letter from Archibald Johnson to Editor of the Crisis

Clarens (Switzerland) - Enclosing and remarking briefly on various clippings concerning the president of Liberia and commenting on the "overworked and too frequently used term 'Negro' over here."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Sept. 22

Proposition concerning reform in Liberia

Geneva (Switzerland) - Concerns establishing an agency of the League of Nations in Liberia to begin the process of reform. Typed document is affixed to a sheet of paper, with handwritten notes made by Buchanan, who indicates the content in this document originated with the United States delegation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers