44 results found for: subject:"Peace Information Center--Trials, litigation, etc."

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1951 May 17

National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center

Circular letter from National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center

New York (N.Y.) - Mentioning that W. E. B. Du Bois and his associates could receive a five year jail sentence for distributing information about peace, and asking members to write President Truman and Attorney General McGrath, discuss the matter at meetings, and raise funds.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951

National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center

Draft letter to be sent to signers of World Peace Appeal

New York (N.Y.) - Mentioning that signers of the Stockholm Appeal must continue to work for peace by urging President Truman and Attorney General McGrath to dismiss the indictment against the Peace Information Center.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951

Indictment trial notes

Notes related to the trial against W. E. B. Du Bois and the Peace Information Center. Contains names of senators, trial strategies, names of organizations, article titles and more.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 May 25

World Federation of Teachers' Unions

Information bulletin

Paris (France) - Featuring news items on the "International peace caravan of teachers," the first Teachers' Day in the GDR; and a report on the "Fighters for peace indicted in the U.S.A."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951

National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center

Is peace a crime?

New York (N.Y.) - Providing information on the indictment of W. E. B. Du Bois, Syvia Soloff, Kyrle Elkin, Elizabeth Moos, and Abbott Simon of the Peace Information Center, and providing a form to be filled out by people willing to support the committee.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Feb. 2

United States . Dept. of Justice

Letter from United States Department of Justice to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed William E. Foley, Chief; acknowledging his recent letter (mums312-b135-i261); calling his attention to Section 8(e) of the Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938, which the Peace Information Center has apparently violated, and lamenting that its 1950 disbandment does not make it exempt from federal indictment.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 May 21

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Elizabeth Moos

New York (N.Y.) - Reprinting a paragraph on the Peace Information Center's 1951 indictment, and inquiring if she has any objections to its appearing in "In Battle for Peace."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Jan. 26

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to United States Department of Justice

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to William E. Foley, Chief; describing his views on the "surprising" investigation of officers at the Peace Information Center; asserting that "at no time has [that body] intended to act in violation of the law"; deeming the entire matter "moot and academic," as the Center has been disbanded as of October 12, 1950; and urging the possibility of a discussion "i... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Three nearly identical renderings of Abbott Simon's laudable service to the Peace Information Center and that organization's subsequent federal prosecution.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951

National Committee to Defend Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and Associates in the Peace Information Center

Memorandum of the facts about the indictment of Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois and his associates in the former Peace Information Center

Providing information on the indictment, including the definition of an "agent of a foreign principal, and the answer provided by the Peace Information Center.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers