Gallery view

1927 Aug. 14

Bent, William I.

Letter from William I. Bent to W. E. B. Du Bois

Providence (R.I.) - Concerning employment and living conditions for Blacks in New York City and surrounding suburbs. Inquires about local Young Men's Christian Associations (Y.M.C.A.).

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

1937 Mar. 15

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

Memorandum to the president of the Phelps-Stokes Fund regarding the projected encyclopedia of the Negro

Atlanta (Ga.) - Du Bois spells out how appeals for funding for the Encyclopedia of the Negro project should be emphasized to foundations.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Nov. 3

Johnson, Guy Benton, 1901-1991

Race Progress

Chapel Hill (N.C.) - Table of contents for a chapter in a book studying the progress of the black race for the prior fifty years.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 Feb.

Shaw, Charles A.

Reflections

France - During a quiet hour, 1st Lieutenant Charles A. Shaw reflects on life and of being a "Colored American" and a part of the "black division" in the Army. "Written during a quiet hour somewhere in France."

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 - Notes for 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

1951 Sept. 20

Veterans of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade

Letter from Veterans of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Moe Fishman, Executive Secretary; describing the Brigade's intent to publish an anthology on the Spanish Civil War and inquiring if he might steer them towards sources specifically addressing "the role of the Negroes" in that country.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1920

Notes on black soldiers in world war I

Excerpts of two news items on black soldiers in World War I; on the participation of South African blacks and Australian Aborigines. Most likely for W. E. B. Du Bois' proposed book "The Black Man in the Wounded World".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1920

Notes on black soldiers in world war I

Excerpts of two news items on black soldiers in World War I; on the participation of South African blacks and Australian Aborigines. Most likely for W. E. B. Du Bois' proposed book "The Black Man in the Wounded World".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938

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

Proposed bibliographies for the encyclopedia of the Negro

Brief biographies of historical figures listed for possible inclusion in the proposed "Encyclopedia of the Negro".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers