Gallery view

1931 Dec. 9

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

The church and the color line

Typed draft of article published in the Christian Century as "Will the Church Remove the Color Line," exploring race relations and civil rights in the church.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936

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

Negro and social reconstruction

Atlanta (Ga.) - Fragments of unpublished draft manuscript. Traces the history of the black American from 1619 through the beginning of the second New Deal; examines Reconstruction, the fight for equality, race relations, segregation, and racism. Du Bois' objective in writing this is to consider how the Negro has and should sought assured states in the United States. Consists of an introduction... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949

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

A sociology of the American Negro proposed outline

Social conditions - Prospectus, outline and draft chapters of a proposed "objective" textbook by Du Bois and Diggs on the sociological history of black people in the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1912 Jan.

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

Black Durham

Durham (N.C.) - Typed draft of article published as "The Upbuilding of Black Durham" in World's Work, examining race relations and problems in Durham, North Carolina

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961

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

Negro history, 800-1961

United States - Typed draft of unpublished article discussing the history of "the Negro" starting from 800 through the "rape of Africa to establish slave labor in America;" discusses socialism and communism and their effect on "the American Negroes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950

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

Nippon: the story of Japan

Japan - Typed draft of a possible graduation speech with notes on the history of Japan and its influences on the world. Concludes with theories about what can be learned from their mistakes and how it relates to the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 June

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

Keeping blacks and whites apart

United States - Typed draft of article published in Current History as "A Negro Nation within the Nation," discussing race relations, segregation, and civil rights.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Oct. 5

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

A new creed for American Negroes

United States - Typed draft of article published in the National Baptist Voice, concerning "American Negroes;" creating a creed for "American Negroes," noting the belief in the Talented Tenth, and encourages socialism in some form. The proposed basic creed was created for the Atlanta University project for "extending co-operation among Negroes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950

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

Nippon: the story of Japan

Japan - Typed draft of a possible graduation speech with notes on the history of Japan and its influences on the world. Concludes with theories about what can be learned from their mistakes and how it relates to the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Jan.

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

The possibilities of a third party in 1924

United States - Typed draft of article published in the New Republic published as "The South and a Third Party," discussing the likelihood of a third political party in the United States and the need for a Progressive party.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers