Gallery view

1934

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Memorandum to the Board of Directors of the Oberlaender Trust

Atlanta (Ga.) - Describing economic changes gone on in American industry and outlining their "severe" general effects on "American Negroes"; and proposing to conduct a six-month study "into the way in which popular education for youth and adults in Germany has been made to minister industrial organization and advance" and how such lessons might possibly be brought home.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Jan. 28

Inter-Professional Association

Inter-Professional Association proposal for a congress

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Mary van Kleeck; convening a meeting on February 5, 1938 and describing the Association's recent efforts and undertakings.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Oct. 24

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Proposal: The Negro Population of the United States -- A Study in the Contemporary Culture of the American Negro

Atlanta (Ga.) - Describing the study's preliminary goals and purported background; outlining the project and detailing its procedural components; describing its approaches, data sources, methods of inquiry, chronological protocol and procedures; and attaching appendices on the study's specific modes and subjects of inquiry, financial requirements, and methods of evaluation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

A One-Year Preliminary Study of Atlanta's Negro Community: Methods of Study

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addendum to mums312-b073-i157, outlining a "study in contemporary culture in a Negro community;" describing the inquiry's three methodologies -- "historical / case studies of phenomena / statistical" -- and describing the formats and scope of the study's projected oucomes.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 June

United States . Delegation, United Nations Conference on International Organization, 1945, San Francisco, Calif.

Arrangements for International Trusteeship

San Francisco (Calif.) - Outlining an additional proposal to the United Nations Chapter to be considered at the United Nations Conference on International Organization, specifically with regard to its treatment of colonized territories.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 June

United States . Delegation, United Nations Conference on International Organization, 1945, San Francisco, Calif.

Proposals for the United Nations Charter

San Francisco (Calif.) - Describing various amendments to the United Nations Charter proposed jointly by the Delegations of the United States, Great Britain, Russia and China, and summarizing three additional clauses proposed by the United States alone.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 June

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Proposals for the United Nations Charter Chapter on Colonial Peoples

San Francisco (Calif.) - Noting various oversights and insufficiencies in the United Nations Charter's treatment of international trusteeship; urging its adoption of additional policies to protect the rights and independence of colonial peoples; littered with Du Bois's pencilled editorial marks; and presumably addressed to the United States Delegation and various news syndicates.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Aug. 23

Steward, Leon W.

A Proposed Church of All People

California - Describing the proposed leadership, membership, and meeting of the all-inclusive "Church of All People."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

A One-Year Preliminary Study of Atlanta's Negro Community

Atlanta (Ga.) - Tentatively outlining the areas of inquiry of a "study in contemporary culture in a Negro community," featuring research into the population's demographics, housing status, employment, standard of living, health, education, social organization, leisure, business initiatives, community institutions, and collective functioning.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937

Knox, Ellis O.

Unpublished masters' and doctors' theses before 1931

Washington (D.C.) - Describing Knox's prospective study of doctors' and masters' theses written in the United STates prior to 1931 and the technical and logistical terms thereof.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers