17 results found for: subject:"Presidents--United States--Election--1952"

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1952 Oct. 20

Gevaert, Edgar

Letter from Edgar Gevaert to Adlai Stevenson

Laethem Saint Martin (Belgium) - Mentioning that if Eisenhower wins the election, it will be a great misfortune for all, and urging the American people to vote for Adlai Stevenson.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952

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

The elections

United States - Printed in National Guardian. Discussing the result of the last presidential election.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952

American Peace Crusade

Proposal for ending the Korean War

United States - Proposing a national campaign for compelling all candidates of the 1952 election to support the end of the Korean War.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Nov. 6

Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964

Letter from Anna Melissa Graves to W. E. B. Du Bois

Baltimore (Md.) - Hoping to take up his invitation to visit New York and meet Shirley Graham; inquiring when would be a convenient time to host her; seeking his thoughts on the 1952 election, and Anna Louise Strong's open letter to Adlai Stevenson; and enclosing carbon copies of "letters I have been sending out."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Nov. 30

Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948)

A program against reaction

New York (N.Y.) - Assessing the Eisenhower program and outlining the "major issues that must be met immediately, that must be prepared for even before the 83rd Congress meets."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Nov. 29

Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948)

Secretary's report

New York (N.Y.) - Analyzing the "meaning of Eisenhower's victory"; attempting to explain how he managed to win the election; outlining the significance of the Progressive Party's vote and campaign organization; describing its present status and challenges; and suggesting an "immediate program" of seven steps to take up.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 July 4

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

Keynote address for the Progressive Party convention

Chicago (Ill.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of the keynote address to the Progressive Party Convention explaining the party's platform. Consists of: peace, opposition to the Korean War, offering friendship to the Soviet Union and the People's Republic of China and to restore and rebuild the United States; discusses American propaganda, socialism, and colonial imperialism; ur... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 July 4

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

Keynote address for the Progressive Party convention

Chicago (Ill.) - Early typed draft with notes and corrections of the keynote address to the Progressive Party Convention explaining the party's platform. Consists of: peace, stopping the Korean War, offering friendship to the Soviet Union and the People's Republic of China and to restore and rebuild the United States; discusses American propaganda, socialism, and colonial imperialism; ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Sept. 24

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

Hallinan dinner

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech honoring Vincent Hallinan and the Progressive Party; speaks of the importance of labor unions and peace; discusses politics and government while urging voters to vote for Vincent Hallinan in the 1952 presidential election.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Oct. 27

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

The Confederate flag

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of speech given to the American Labor Party at Madison Square Garden reminding people that the Confederate flag once stood for human slavery and recounts the Civil War; discusses the African American in southern states as well as southern industrialization; discusses the American labor movement and labor unions, and urges voters to... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers