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1953 June

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

The life of W. E. B. Du Bois, 1868-1953

In this draft of a biographical speech, Du Bois touches on the major milestones of his life. Topics include his childhood in Western Massachusetts, education at Fisk and Harvard, research and writing, founding of the Niagara Movement, membership in the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, editorship of The Crisis, participation in Pan-African Cong... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 June

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

The life of W. E. B. Du Bois, 1868-1953

In this draft of a biographical speech, Du Bois touches on the major milestones of his life. Topics include his childhood in Western Massachusetts, education at Fisk and Harvard, research and writing, founding of the Niagara Movement, membership in the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, editorship of The Crisis, participation in Pan-African Cong... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906

Niagara Movement (Organization)

Constitution and by-laws of the Niagara Movement

Buffalo (N.Y.) - Listing the twelve sections of the Niagara Movement constitution as well as two by-laws, and four amendments passed August 15-18, 1906.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1909 July 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to L. M. Hershaw

Wilberforce (Ohio) - Concerning invitation of Hatian minister to 1909 Niagara Movement meeting. Not signed by Du Bois, but authorship is inferred.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 June

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

The life of W. E. B. Du Bois, 1868-1953

In this "second edition" of a biographical speech, Du Bois touches on the major milestones of his life. Topics include his childhood in Western Massachusetts, education at Fisk and Harvard, research and writing, founding of the Niagara Movement, membership in the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, editorship of The Crisis, participation in Pan-A... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 June

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

W. E. B. Du Bois

In this biographical speech, Du Bois touches on the major milestones of his life. Topics include his childhood in Western Massachusetts, education at Fisk and Harvard, research and writing, founding of the Niagara Movement, membership in the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, editorship of The Crisis, participation in Pan-African Congresses, Pro... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1905

A Proposed Platform for the Conference at Buffalo

A list of eight proposed platform items for the Niagara Movement conference.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1907 Nov. 21

Mitchell, A. L.

Letter from A. L. Mitchell to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Regarding attendance at upcoming executive committee meeting of the Niagara Movement.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1907 Aug. 2

Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951

Letter from Mary White Ovington to W. E. B. Du Bois

Valais, Switzerland - Concerning possible appearance at upcoming Niagara Movement meeting in Boston August 26 and possible article for The Independent.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1907 Oct. 8

Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951

Letter from Mary White Ovington to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning controversy surrounding William Monroe Trotter and Clement Morgan and explanation for Du Bois' actions in the matter. Also requesting Lowndes County Labor Department Bulletin when published.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers