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1955 Mar. 10

Leers, Johann von, 1902-1965

Letter from Johann von Leers to unidentified correspondent

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Expressing his admiration for W. E. B. Du Bois's "history of Africa written by Africans" and seeking the author's address; empathizing with the letter-writer's feelings suffering and embitterment; anticipating that the "discrimination against Negroes will dwindle away" in the U.S.; wishing "the Negro people all good" from the German perspective; suggesting that his nati... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers