320 results found for: subject:"South Africa"

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1928 Oct. 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Alice Werner

New York (N.Y.) - Responding to Werner's letter of September 16, concerns situation in South Africa.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1969 Dec. 5

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to John Grierson

South Africa - McCormack informs John Grierson that Bob Oelman of NCR has postponed their meeting until early in 1970 and McCormack suggests that Grierson immediately make South African arrangements. He suggests that Grierson bring the LCB thing to a conclusion if he can.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1930 Apr. 8

Challenger, Edgar

Letter from Edgar O. Challenger to W. E. B. Du Bois

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Concerning a proposal by Challenger to have the Black people of the world advocate on behalf of South Africa.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Dec. 16

Challenger, Edgar

Letter from Edgar O. Challenger to W. E. B. Du Bois

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Copy of a letter concerning a worker's compensation case involving an African American man who suffered injuries while working for New York City Parks Department. Challange suggests the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People get involved in the case.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1921 Dec. 7

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to R. M. Thema

New York (N.Y.) - Informs Thema that he has received his earlier letter. Says that The Crisis does not have regular correspondents. Expresses his interest to learn more about current events in South Africa.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Feb. 1

Action for South Africa

Letter from Action for South Africa to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Announcing that Action for South Africa has established permanent facilities; discusses the situation in South Africa; urges members to inform the public of events in South Africa and to elicit support for direct action against Apartheid.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1880 June

Grout, Aldin

Autobiographical sketch

Springfield (Mass.) - Brief sketch of Grout's decision to become a missionary, arrival in Africa, and arrival of old age.

Aldin Grout 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