35 results found for: subject:"Rubber industry and trade--Liberia"

Gallery view

1926 Feb. 24

Nelson, R. M. R.

Letter from R. M. R. Nelson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Havana (Cuba) - Concerning support for an airplane company in Liberia to support the rubber industry.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Dec. 28

Lathrop, Julia Clifford, 1858-1932

Letter from Julia C. Lathrop to W. E. B. Du Bois

Rockford (Ill.) - Concerning Du Bois' recent article on Firestone opening a rubber plantation in Liberia and a request for a list of industrial schools in the south for African Americans.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 July 1

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

The winds of time

Chicago (Ill.) - From Du Bois's Chicago Defender column. Concerning the resignation of the United States ambassador to Liberia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Sept.

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

Liberia

Liberia - Typed draft of unpublished article concerning the rubber industry and trade in Liberia in connection with the Firestone incident.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 Feb. 15

Hubbard, Lillie M.

Letter from Lillie Mae Hubbard to W. E. B. Du Bois

Monrovia (Liberia) - Concerning the health and whereabouts of Solomon Porter Hood, negotiations with Firestone rubber plantation in Liberia, and upcoming plans of Hubbard's. Written on American Consular Service letterhead.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Oct. 11

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to W. Lloyd Warner

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the position of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People on a recent investigation of Liberia by the League of Nations and a telegram sent by the Association to United States Secretary of State Henry Stimson.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Nov. 18

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

Liberia

Liberia - Typed draft of article published in the New Republic as "Liberia and Rubber," discussing foreign relations between the United States and Liberia, as well as the Liberia rubber industry.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 June 6

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom

Addenda to Women's International League for Peace and Freedom memorandum on Liberia

Washington (D.C.) - Copy of a telegram to be sent by Walter F. White of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People to President Franklin D. Roosevelt regarding discussions between the United States State Department and the Firestone Tire and Rubber Company in which Firestone is demanding an American citizen be appointed as Chief Advisor to the country.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 May 30

Buchanan, Thomas

Extracts of letter from Thomas Buchanan to Harold D. Fredericks, Senator E. B. Reeves, Senator S. D. Coleman, and James Roberts

Hamburg (Germany) - Concerns conditions in and information about Liberia; meetings to plan reform and assistance; Firestone and America's role and policies there.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Nov. 18

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

Liberia

Liberia - Typed draft of article published in the New Republic as "Liberia and Rubber," discussing foreign relations between the United States and Liberia, as well as the Liberia rubber industry.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers