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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

1945 Sept. 8

Walton, Lester A., 1882-1965

Letter from Lester A. Walton to W. E. B. Du Bois

Monrovia (Liberia) - Commenting on Du Bois's recent "Chicago Defender" article on Walton; remarking on other political matters relevant to the American Legation in Liberia; describing the "disfavor on my presence" he senses from the administration; and commenting on the development of Liberia's economic and strategic importance.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Oct. 16

Baldwin, Roger N. (Roger Nash), 1884-1981

Letter from Roger Baldwin to Walter White

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning possible publicity by the NAACP of the role that the United States is playing in Liberia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Sept. 26

Liberia . Dept. of State

Letter from Secretary of State, Liberia, to W. E. B. Du Bois

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

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Jan. 30

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Address to Raymond Buell; in answer to his query of mums312-b057-i482, regarding an article he composed on the United States' involvement in Liberia's "social reconstruction," relaying that he agrees with the plan outlined therein, "at least in its general purpose and in most of its criticisms."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers