60 results found for: subject:"Progressive Party (U.S. \\: 1948)"

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1953 Apr. 24

Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948)

News release

New York (N.Y.) - Describing secretary C. B. Baldwin's plea for Eisenhower to order the dismissal of twelve suits against organizations under the McCarran Act and citing the full text of his statement.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Oct. 26

Brooklyn Wallace for President Committee (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)

Letter from Brooklyn Wallace for President Committee to W. E. B. Du Bois

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Signed Katherine Earnshaw, Director, Special Events; on behalf of the Committee, thanking him for his contribution to the October 22 cocktail party -- "your remarks were very well received" -- and hoping to have the "pleasure and privilege" to meet him again soon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 May 8

Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948)

Proposed agenda

New York (N.Y.) - Outlining the prospective proceedings of the Party's May 17 agenda, featuring discussions on the "fight for peace," "fight for civil liberties," and "organizing to protect our natural resources," among other pressing matters.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956 June 25

Nienaber, W. H.

Letter from W. H. Nienaber to W. E. B. Du Bois

Minneapolis (Minn.) - Describing his disillusionment with the "personalities bossing the left wingers and the progressive movements" and providing his assessment of the history and current status of the political climate with respect thereto, in Minnesota, and across the country.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952

Peck, Theodora

Subscription offer

New York (N.Y.) - Announcing and describing a special offer for annual subscriptions to the newsweekly attained by Progressive Party field directors.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Jan. 6

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to General Herbert C. Holdridge

New York (N.Y.) - Belatedly responding to his letter of May 20, 1954 (mums312-b142-i097) on the perceived failure of a third party movement in the U.S. and describing the extent of his labor for and involvement in the Progressive Party.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Aug. 2

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to New York Times

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to the editor; countering their comparison of the Progressive and Communist parties; describing how the former's platform "goes beyond the New Deal"; and asserting the rectitude and legitimacy of supporting Henry Wallace. See mums312-b120-i224 for final version.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Oct. 18

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Brooklyn Wallace for President Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Katherine Earnshaw; confirming his attendance at the Committee's October 22 cocktail party benefit and gladly agreeing to speak thereat on the subject, "Democracy for Professional Men."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Feb. 5

Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948)

Legislative bulletin number 2

New York (N.Y.) - Providing news updates on the president's State of the Union message; the war raging in Asia; a domestic program to "spell more hardship for people"; the Truman budget for the 1954 fiscal year; and developments in civil rights and civil liberties; and outlining an "action program for progressives."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Feb. 13

Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948)

Legislative bulletin number 3

New York (N.Y.) - Providing the "facts on the Formosa debate"; analyzing and discussing the elements of its policy; examining the degree of U.S. involvement in the Asian theatre; noting a "up in air" domestic program; and summarizing other relevant national and international news items.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers