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Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Literary Gazette

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Title:
Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Literary Gazette
Description:
Addressed to the Foreign Editor; saluting the Soviet Socialist Republics on the 40th anniversary of the Russian Revolution; describing his experiences during his two trips to the Soviet Union; reflecting on the conditions and quality of U.S.-Soviet relations in the intervening years; and saluting his "comrades" "for being the first nation of the modern world to recognize the colored in habitants of Africa and Asia. America and the islands of the sea, as the equals of the white nations of the earth."
Creator:
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
Recipient:
Literary Gazette
Date:
September 26, 1957
Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Genre:
Letters to the editor
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Box 147 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
W. E. B. Du Bois Papers
Series:
Series 1. Correspondence
Series 1A. Correspondence
Subjects:
History
Foreign relations
1925-1953
Places:
IsraelJerusalem (territory)Jerusalem
Soviet Union
Extent:
6 p.
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Terms of Use:
All rights for this document are held by the David Graham Du Bois Trust. Requests to publish, redistribute, or replicate this material should be addressed to Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries.
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Place of origin:
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Language:
English
Identifier:
mums312-b147-i034