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1948 Feb. 26

United States . Mission to the United Nations

Letter from United States Public Health Service to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Warren R. Austin; acknowledging his letter and enclosure of February 4 (on the NAACP's petition to the United Nations; see mums312-b122-i394) and forwarding both to the Department of State, which "I feel sure... will give very thoughtful consideration to your request."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Jan. 28

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

Letter from Hugh H. Smythe to Milton Konvitz

New York (N.Y.) - In response to his request for a long-promised copy of the NAACP's petition to the United Nations (on verso), assuring him that they were indeed sent "long ago" but noting that the Association secretary will put another copy out for him in that day's mail.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Feb. 21

Nicaragua . Delegation to the General Assembly of the United Nations

Letter from Nicaragua United Nations Delegation to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Guillermo Sevilla Sacasa; acknowledging the NAACP's petition to the United Nations, "An Appeal to the World," and noting he has duly relayed a copy thereof to the Nicaraguan government for consideration.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Feb. 11

Konvitz, Milton Ridvas, 1908-

Letter from Milton R. Konvitz to Hugh H. Smythe

Ithaca (N.Y.) - Complaining (for the second time; see verso of mums312-b119-i196) that he has yet to receive his long-promised copy of the NAACP's petition to the United Nations.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Sept. 17

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

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

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying the Board's approval of his proposed NAACP petition to the United Nations (mums312-b111-i296).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 July 6

Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962

Letter from Eleanor Roosevelt to W. E. B. Du Bois

Hyde Park (Dutchess County, N.Y.) - Thanking him for his letter and enclosure of July 1 (mums312-b122-i397, i398) relative to the United Nations' reception of the NAACP's petition, "An Appeal to the World."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Feb. 11

Konvitz, Milton Ridvas, 1908-

Letter from Milton R. Konvitz to Hugh H. Smythe

Ithaca (N.Y.) - Thanking him for his attention; apologizing slightly for being a slight nuisance; and noting that he has finally received his long-overdue copies of the NAACP's petition to the United Nations.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Jan. 29

American Jewish Congress

Letter from American Jewish Congress to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Barney Rosenstein; enclosing the $50 check due him in remuneration for his appearance at the Council's January 21 Parkschester meeting and thanking him for "the inspiring message you gave to our audience."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Jan. 2

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Harold Moody

New York (N.Y.) - Regretting that he will not be in the New York area for the length of Moody's impending visit and pledging to "do what I can to see that you meet the proper persons when you come here."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Oct. 6

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to National Council of American-Soviet Friendship

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to William H. Melish; thanking him for his letter of September 30 (mums312-b114-i49) and noting his compliance with the recommendation furnished therein (to send a copy of the NAACP's petition to the Russian Delegation.)

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers