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Author: Abbott Simon; Martin B Duberman
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
Database:WorldCat
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The collection contains correspondence, including that with Lloyd L. Brown, Angie Dickerson, Shirley Graham Dubois, W.E.B. Dubois, Esther Cooper Jackson, Howard (Stretch) Johnson, Eleanor Roosevelt; correspondence and other materials relating to Simons military service during World War II; minutes, circulars, and other internal documents of the Peace Information Center, as well as documents of the American Student  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Clippings
Correspondence
Manuscripts for publication
Printed ephemera
Proceedings
Programs
Named Person: Lloyd L Brown; Freda Diamond; Shirley Graham Du Bois; W E B Du Bois; Esther Cooper Jackson; David L Lewis; Paul Robeson; Paul Robeson; Eleanor Roosevelt; Abbott Simon; Abbott Simon
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Abbott Simon; Martin B Duberman
OCLC Number: 475019085
Description: 4 linear ft. (4 boxes).

Abstract:

The collection contains correspondence, including that with Lloyd L. Brown, Angie Dickerson, Shirley Graham Dubois, W.E.B. Dubois, Esther Cooper Jackson, Howard (Stretch) Johnson, Eleanor Roosevelt; correspondence and other materials relating to Simons military service during World War II; minutes, circulars, and other internal documents of the Peace Information Center, as well as documents of the American Student Union and the American Youth Congress, proceedings of the World Peace Congress (Washington, D.C., 1946); files relating to a 1964 Carnegie Hall memorial for W.E.B. Dubois, and for other projects relating to Du Bois commemoration, and to the custody and publication of his papers, including correspondence with Du Bois biographer David Levering Lewis; galleys and other materials relating to the disputes of Freda Diamond and Paul Robeson Jr. with Martin Duberman regarding his biography, Paul Robeson, and the typescript of an unpublished article by Simon, No Basis for Hitler in the Factories.

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