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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

1933 Feb. 27

Concerning activities in Liberia

United States - On the "tangled affairs between Liberia and the United States."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Oct. 11

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Board of Directors

Draft of letter from NAACP Board of Directors to Secretary of State

New York (N.Y.) - Stating the N.A.A.C.P.'s position on U.S. involvement in Liberia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Aug. 15

Liberian S. S and Excelsior Mining Company

Draft resolution protesting United States policy in Liberia

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.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 May 30

Rekate, Dana F.

Letter from Dana F. Rekate to W. E. B. Du Bois

Denver (Colo.) - Rekate argues that Puerto Rico should be a state, as well as Liberia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Apr. 6

Morrow, Edward

Letter from Edward Morrow to W. E. B. Du Bois

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

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 July 2

Foreign Policy Association

Letter from Foreign Policy Association to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Raymond L. Buell; regretting that he has been unable to acquire details regarding the League of Nation's operations in the rebuilding of Liberia and requesting that Du Bois relay any news thereon, should he hear of any.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Jan. 15

Foreign Policy Association

Letter from Foreign Policy Association to W. E. B. Du Bois

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.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Nov. 13

Burghardt, James

Letter from James Burghardt to W. E. B. Du Bois

Williamstown (Mass.) - Requesting information on Henry Highland Garnett and relaying recent doings at the Berkshire branch of the N.A.A.C.P.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 June 17

Howard, Lawrence C. (Lawrence Cabot), 1925-

Letter from Lawrence C. Howard to W. E. B. Du Bois

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.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers