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1945 Oct. 10

United States . Congress . House

Letter from United States House of Representatives to United States Embassy

New York (N.Y.) - Signed A. Clayton Powell; addressed to Embassy Chief Neal Borrum; on behalf of W. E. B. Du Bois (in the name of the NAACP) requesting priority travel privileges to facilitate his attendance at the Pan African Congress, to be held that fall in London. Forwarded to Du Bois by Phoebe Nelson explaining the letter's return to the office (due to insufficient postage) and noti... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Jan. 19

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Letter from Hugh H. Smythe to NAACP University of Wisconsin

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining that W. E. B. Du Bois will not be available to speak for them in November due to previous engagements. Second page contains letter from NAACP University of Wisconsin.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Aug. 15

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Letter from Walter White to the Members of the Committee on Administration

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying that as Walter White will be in Marion, Ind. for several days, "investigating the recent lynchings there," there will be no Committee meeting Monday August 18.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Oct. 24

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Letter from Walter White to the Members of the Committee on Administration

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying the cancellation of the October 27 Committee meeting and planning one in its stead for November 5.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 June 15

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to Roy Wilkins, William Pickens, Robert Bagnall, Herbert Seligmann, and W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting their comments on a series of possible Amenia Conference guests.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Oct. 2

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Confirming the regular Committee meeting on 6 October.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 June

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Memorandum from NAACP to United States Delegation to the United Nations Conference on International Organization

San Francisco (Calif.) - Signed Walter White, W. E. B. Du Bois, and Mary McLeod Bethune, for the Association; urging the ratification of the American proposal on trusteeship and expressing the NAACP's views on postwar colonial policy.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 May 25

Gruening, Martha

Letter from Martha Gruening to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerns investigation by Gruening and Helen Boardman into the George Crawford case in Virginia and the conduct of Walter White, Charles Houston, and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP); suspicion that the "Nation" is "in cahoots" with White and Houston. Also will try to find answers to the questions of "Mrs. Silver Shirt" in New Jerse... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Sept. 11

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Letter from Walter White to the Members of the Committee on Administration

New York (N.Y.) - Confirming the regular Committee meeting on 29 September.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Oct. 20

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Letter from Walter White to the Members of the Spingarn Medal Award Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Regarding the scheduling of the upcoming January Committee meeting, such that it may accommodate the travel plans of Edwin R. Embree.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers