Gallery view

1953 Apr. 3

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

The Marcantonio- Du Bois television program

New York (N.Y.) - In this broadcast, the American Labor Party pays tribute to Franklin Delano Roosevelt on the eighth anniversary of his death. Du Bois and former ALP Congressman Vito Marcantonio touch on the discrepancy between Roosevelt's ideal of the Freedom from Fear and the widespread paranoia of Cold War America as spearheaded by the House Un-American Activities Committee. They d... more

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1932 May 16

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

Of peace and happiness

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft of speech on how to achieve World Peace through the elimination of all the preventable evils that men create.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Nov. 6

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

Peace and civil rights

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft of a Veterans Day radio address on WMCA about the Labor Party, the oppressive use of money to buy off the media and control of political outcomes and opposing the support of foreign military action, such as in Korea, against interests outside of the government agenda.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Apr. 28

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

Louis Burnham

New York (N.Y.) - In a memorial speech for his friend Louis Burnham, Du Bois makes the case for preventative, socialized medicine as the main means for preventing the untimely deaths of our friends and colleagues.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 May 15

Du Bois Literary Prize

Draft of circular letter from the Du Bois Literary Prize

New York (N.Y.) - Draft of letter to be sent by La Farge on behalf of the Du Bois Literary Prize inviting recipients to join the Advisory Board.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Apr. 24

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

The church and war and peace

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech given at the Baptist Ministers Conference in New York concerning the United States' tendency to encourage war; Du Bois notes the church's attitude toward women, slavery, popular education, universal suffrage, birth control, and peace; notes the importance of equality for women and discusses United States relations with Russia; urges pe... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Oct.

Crisis (Firm)

Payments to West Virginia Paper Co.

New York (N.Y.) - Noting the monetary amounts paid monthly to the Paper Co. for its printing stock.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956

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

World peace in 1956

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech discussing the events which have led to the possibility of world peace.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 July 8

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

Report of the Director of Publications and Research for the month of June

New York (N.Y.) - Providing information on the income for the Crisis in June of 1918, circulation numbers, lecture information, and general information on personal interviews.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Sept. 24

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

The campaign of 1950

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with corrections of speech explaining that the role of the American Labor Party is to promote and strive for peace in the world. Delivered at a press conference at the Hotel Theresa on September 24, 1950.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers