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Letter from Anna Melissa Graves to Dr. and Mrs. Du Bois

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Title:
Letter from Anna Melissa Graves to Dr. and Mrs. Du Bois
Description:
Inquiring into their assessment of current conditions in the Soviet Union and describing her own thoughts thereon; enclosing copies of recent letters to Anna Louise Strong; relaying her assessment of Kruschev's leadership and posthumous treatment of Stalin; and noting that while she is not a Communist, "and never could be, I still believe that the non-violent way is the better way in the long run."
Creator:
Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964
Recipient:
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
Recipient:
Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977
Date:
July 30, 1956
Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Box 145 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
W. E. B. Du Bois Papers
Series:
Series 1. Correspondence
Series 1A. Correspondence
Subjects:
Communism
History
Stalin, Joseph, 1879-1953
1925-1953
Places:
United States
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:
Covington (La.)
Language:
English
Identifier:
mums312-b145-i205