America's Message To India
The first issue of The New Orient: A Journal of Interpretation, edited by Basanta Koomar Roy, issued on July 14, 1923. The page features a reprint of the U.S. Declaration of Independence from British Rule under the title "America's Message to India."
The Labor Revolt In India
Booklet titled The Labor Revolt in India by Basanta Koomar Roy, published by the Friends of Freedom for India in 1920.
Young India (May 1919)
The May 1919 issue of Young India (Vol. 2, No. 5) was titled "India in Revolt," and features editorials and longer articles reporting on events in India as well as the U.S. Articles under the following titles are included in this issue: "Recommendations for Repressive Legislation" by Lajpat Rai, "Is British Imperialism Gone Made?" by J.
Young India (September 1919)
The September 1919 issue of Young India (Vol. 2, No. 9) contains essays by Lajpat Rai and J.T. Sunderland, poetry by Mayce Seymour and Lucian B. Watkins, Amy Dudley, and several news items. The last page includes a list of dailies, weeklies, and monthlies from which Young India gathers its news.
The Failure of British Rule in India
Pamphlet published by the Friends of Freedom for India titled The Failure of British Rule in India. The pamphlet contains a printing of a speech given by U.S. Senator Joseph I. France delivered in the Senate on October 14, 1919.
Letter from Friends of Freedom for India to Dr. D.S. Jordan
Letter to D.S. Jordan from the Friends of Freedom for India signed by President Robert Morss Lovett and Secretary Agnes Smedley, dated July 21, 1919. The letter describes the recent arrest and possible deportation of four Indians -- D.K. Sarkar, Gobind Behari Lal, Baghwan Singh, and Santokh Singh -- in addition to Gopal Singh and Taraknath Das, who were earlier arrested for deportation.
Letter from Josephine B. Bennett to Friends of Freedom for India Members
Fundraising letter from the Friends of Freedom for India signed by General Secretary Josephine Bennett, dated June 1, 1921. The letter discusses the expansion of branches to Boston and Philadelphia, and publicity work in the Hearst Papers, as well as news items in Philadelphia, Milwaukee, Chicago, New York, and Boston.
Letter to Friends of Freedom for India Members
Letter from the Friends of Freedom for India signed by Secretary Agnes Smedley and President Robert Morss Lovett, dated November 2, 1920. The letter promotes a National Convention in New York City on December 5, 1920, in order to promote the cause of Indian independence.
Letter from Agnes Smedley to Friends of Freedom for India Members
Letter from Agnes Smedley on behalf of the Friends of Freedom for India, dated November 20, 1920. The letter promotes a concert to be held on January 8, 1921 at Rand School Auditorium, for which the proceeds will be "devoted for the furtherance of the cause of India's independence." Included on program is Basanta Koomar Roy, who was to speak on "Oriental and Occidental Music."