1931 Jan. 15
Foreign Policy Association
New York (N.Y.) - Signed Raymond L. Buell; enclosing an article by Buell and published in "Christian Science Monitor" concerning the United States' involvement in "the social reconstruction of Liberia," and requesting Du Bois' comments on the matter and/or the feasibility of the plan involved.
1955 June 17
Howard, Lawrence C. (Lawrence Cabot), 1925-
New York (N.Y.) - Posing a series of questions on race and slavery in the U.S., the relationship of that country to Liberia and to the partitioning of the outerlying continent, the Pan-African movement, and a series of other detailed queries, for use in the composition of his doctoral dissertation at Harvard.
1932 Sept. 12
League of Nations
Geneva (Switzerland) - Concerns conditions in Liberia, plan for assistance, and America's role and policies there.
1933 June 27
League of Nations . Committee of the Council Appointed to Examine the Problem Raised by the Liberian Government's Request for Assistance
Liberia - Concerns establishing a plan of assistance for reforms in Liberia, particularly in administration and in finances. See also mums312-b066-i163.
1933 June 27
League of Nations . Delegation from Liberia
Liberia - Concerns areas of disagreement regarding the League of Nations plan for assistance in Liberia: "the Liberian Delegation is not in agreement with the Financial Expert." See also mums312-b066-i162.
1933 Sept. 26
Liberia . Dept. of State
Geneva (Switzerland) - From L. A. Grimes, Secretary of State. Expresses gratitude for support. Concerns keeping American supporters of Liberia informed of Liberia's work with League of Nations and ways to show bonds "between the Liberians and their brethren in the U.S.A." are strong. Raises suggestion that Du Bois come to Geneva as delegate, acknowledges the many factors necessary to work ... more
1933 Oct. 25
Liberia . President
Monrovia (Liberia) - Concerns statements on government, laws, and policies, covering sedition, administration, finances, and loan, and the relationship between Liberia and the League of Nations.
1933 Aug. 15
Liberian S. S and Excelsior Mining Company
San Pedro (Los Angeles, Calif.) - Statement of protest endorsing the delegation requesting that the United States withdraw support of the Firestone Corporation in Liberia. Also protesting "against the white man for Liberia" as "the dictator of the Liberian budget." Signed by Rev. J. E. Lewis, Pres. Gen., and Mrs. R. E. Leonard, Asst. Sec.
1930 Apr. 6
New Haven (Conn.) - Writing on the referral of Dr. Gaylord Howell regarding his impending engagement at the Yale Model League of Nations, in which he, "the only Negro delegate," has been charged with representing Liberia; asking for Du Bois' assistance in any capacity, "as I should like to make a good showing," and permission to quote him; and requesting, if possible, the address of William T. ... more