19 results found for: subject:"Racism--South Africa"

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1950

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois, Paul Robeson, and W. A. Hunton to United Nations

New York (N.Y.) - Providing a petition against the British Government's decision to exile Seretse Khama and his wife from South Africa and not allowing him to rule the Bamangwato people.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1943 Nov. 22

Joshi, Pranshankar Someshwar, 1897-

Letter from P. S. Joshi to W. E. B. Du Bois

Johannesburg (South Africa) - Remarking on the likeness between "the Negro problem" in the U.S. and South Africa; and enclosing a copy of "The Tyranny of Colour," for his "perusal and observations," and hopefully favorable review.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1916 Jan. 25

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to W. A. Humphrey

South Africa - Du Bois replies to a 1915 letter from Humphrey in Marshlands, Vryheid, Transvaal, South Africa, regarding Humphrey's assertion that they Negro race was at a comparably lower state of evolution

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 May 16

I.C.U. (South Africa)

Letter from the Industrial & Commercial Workers Union of Africa to W. E. B. Du Bois

Johannesburg (South Africa) - Describing his and Clements Kadalie's interest in Du Bois' work. Discussing discrimination in South Africa. Signed by A. W. Geo. Champion, acting national secretary.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Apr. 6

Liberation Committee for Africa (New York, N.Y.)

Press release

New York (N.Y.) - Announcing a campaign to back 25 African nations' protest against "the racist government of South Africa" and describing the specific actions taken by Committee members Daniel H. Watts, Francis T. P. Plimpton, and Richard Gibson. See also mums312-b153-i343, i344.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Aug. 27

Warner, Olive

Letter from Olive Warner to Editor of the Crisis

Transvaal (South Africa) - Congratulating him on the January issue; enclosing under separate cover some literature on the South African government and civilian welfare, and requesting a "Crisis" subscription in exchange for the regular dispatch of these and like papers.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 July 26

Council on African Affairs

Circular letter from Council on African Affairs

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Council plans for addressing the threatening political situation in South Africa involving the Malan-Nationalist victory.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Nov. 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to J. G. Stuhardt and S. V. Le Grange

Atlanta (Ga.) - Commenting at length on their manuscript, "To the Light"; commending its densely informative nature but regretting its poor prospects for publication; offering to help see the work printed in the "Journal of Negro History" or in Atlanta's own "Phylon"; and seeking their response to like suggestions.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Apr. 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to J. G. Stuhardt

Atlanta (Ga.) - Confirming plans to publish the part of his manuscript on "miscegenation in South Africa" in the forthcoming number of "Phylon" and to send a copy thereof as soon as it is printed.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956 Aug. 26

South African Indian Congress

Letter from the South African Indian Congress to W. E. B. Du Bois

Johannesburg (South Africa) - Informing Du Bois of the upcoming 22nd conference of the South African Indian Congress; against racialism and injustice; asks Du Bois for a message of support.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers