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Letter from Mrs. J. M. Thompson to Jennie Lee

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Title:
Letter from Mrs. J. M. Thompson to Jennie Lee
Description:
Speaks to the economic waste of war productions; seeks to end exploitation of native-labour for capitalistic projects to regain peace; proposes the flooding of areas in North Africa with the possibility of reclaiming the Sahara region; insists on conserving soil fertilization; asks Jennie Lee to bring the proposal to the House of Commons.
Creator:
Thompson, J. M.
Recipient:
Lee, Jennie, 1904-
Date:
October 9, 1953
Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Box 141 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
W. E. B. Du Bois Papers
Series:
Series 1. Correspondence
Series 1A. General Correspondence
Subjects:
War
Arms race
Foreign relations
Peace
Race relations
Fertilizers
Agriculture
International cooperation
Foreign economic relations
Places:
Germany
Soviet Union
North Africa
England
Extent:
9 p.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Language:
English
Identifier:
mums312-b141-i032