59 results found for: subject:"Peace movements--United States"

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1951 Dec. 5

American Peace Crusade

Periodic five power agreement signature report form

New York (N.Y.) - Seeking information on the demographics of support received by local peace organizations and requesting that committees "use these forms for submitting reports to the national office at least every ten days."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957 Aug. 31

Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983

Circular letter from Helen and Scott Nearing to W. E. B. Du Bois

Harborside (Me.) - Calling readers' attention to the absence of a "nationwide, popular organization" for peace in the U.S.; suggesting that the situation be addressed directly by "forward-looking and peace-minded people"; calling them to a September 21st meeting in Adelphi Hall in New York City; and naming in postscript the several-dozen recipients of the letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950

Peace Information Center

Will they have a chance to grow up?

New York (N.Y.) - Urging "all men and women of good will" to say no to war, to work together for peace, and to sign and return the petition to those effects, "for PEACE today!"

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951

American Peace Crusade

Which is the way to peace?

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the founding tenets of the Crusade; insisting that "war is not inevitable"; and seeking recipients' cooperation with and involvement in the pacifist cause.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Mar. 10

American Peace Crusade

Letter from American Peace Crusade to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Abbott Simon; welcoming him and Shirley back from their recent vacation; relaying some developments with regard to the organization's defense; noting the "hectic" stage of planning of the Crusade's "Pilgrimage to Washington"; and hoping he can be there for it on the 15th: "it would be of extreme importance."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 May 21

American Peace Crusade

Circular letter from American Peace Crusade to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Clementina J. Paolone and W. E. B. Du Bois; inviting recipients to attend a May 25 meeting in New York to discuss sending a delegation to the impending Peace Congress in Chicago.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Mar. 26

American Peace Crusade

Circular letter from American Peace Crusade to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Abbott Simon, for the Initiating Committee; describing four things "you can do" to promote the causes represented and embodied by the 2500 delegates who participated in the Crusade's recent "Peace Pilgrimage" in Washington.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Dec. 5

American Peace Crusade

Circular letter from American Peace Crusade to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Signed "Yours for peace," Thomas Richardson, Willard Uphaus, National Co-Directors; describing the Crusade's various printed materials available for sale and enclosing a corresponding order form; and seeking, through another form, demographic data on local groups' constituencies.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951

American Peace Crusade

Initiating committee donation form

New York (N.Y.) - Seeking recipients' financial contributions towards financing the Crusade's initiating committee.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Mar. 26

American Peace Crusade

Peace crusader

New York (N.Y.) - Volume I, Number 6 of the Crusade's bulletin, noting the success of the Crusade's recent "Peace Pilgrimage" in Washington and describing plans for a new peace drive to be held in Chicago that summer; summarizing recent activity on Capitol Hill; and noting the current states of various other organizational initiatives and undertakings.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers