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1955 Oct. 6

United States . Passport Office

Letter from United States Passport Division to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Frances G. Knight, Director; acknowledging his recent query (mums312-b144-i245) and pledging to inform him of the decision on his international travel rights as soon as one has been reached.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951

United States . Passport Office

Memorandum from United States Passport Office to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Sent by R. B. Shipley, Chief; enclosing his passport, now validated for proposed travel to Czechoslovakia, and advising "that only absolutely essential travel should be undertaken."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 July 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to United States Passport Division

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Frances G. Knight, Chief; deeming the reasons for her July 1 denial of his passport request (mums312-b144-i241) both "illegal and personally insulting" and refusing absolutely "to sign or submit to you or anyone else any affidavit concrning my beliefs" and demanding that his passport be granted.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Feb. 7

United States . Passport Office

Letter from United States Passport Office to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Sent by R. B. Shipley, Chief; acknowledging his February 3 letter regarding imminent travel to the Bahamas and Cuba and noting that no passport is required for travel thereto; but recommending that he bring with him his cancelled passport "as evidence of your American citizenship" while abroad.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Aug. 18

United States . Passport Office

Memo from United States Department of State Passport Division to W. E. B. Du Bois

Mentioning that his passport has been validated for his proposed travel to the British Isles, France, Czechoslovakia, Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, and any necessary countries en route. Also mentioning that passports are not required for temporary visits to Mexico.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Nov. 25

United States . Passport Office

Letter from United States Passport Division to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Frances G. Knight, Director; regretting that a decision on his passport status has still not been reached, nor does she know when one might be.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Sept. 8

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to United States Passport Division

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Frances G. Knight; reminding her of his unmet request for a passport (see mums312-b144-i240 through i244) and requesting that his case be resolved as soon as possible.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 July

United States . Passport Office

Letter from United States Passport Division to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Frances G. Knight, Director; acknowledging his July 13 request for international travel rights (mums312-b144-i240) and pledging to advise him thereon as soon as a decision is reached.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Nov. 4

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to United States Passport Division

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Frances G. Knight; requesting that she at once relay the decisions made on his and Shirley Graham's passport requests, as promised in her October letter (mums312-b144-i246).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1921 July 22

United States . Passport Office

Passport of W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Granting Du Bois permission to visit the British Isles, France, Italy, Switzerland, and Belgium, before July 22, 1922, and bearing entry stamps to said nations. Used for travel to the 1922 Pan African Congress held in Paris the following March.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers