Gallery view

1961 Dec. 21

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

Report to the Ghana Academy of Sciences

Africa - Typed draft with corrections of a speech concerning Du Bois' views on Africa, African history, Pan-African Congresses, and the creation of an African Encyclopaedia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Nov. 17

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Letter from Anson Phelps Stokes to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Concerning a recent conference on Africa held by the International Missionary Council in Hartford, Connecticut.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Feb. 21

Pan African Conference

Resolutions votees par le Congres Pan-Africain

Africa - Additional copy of printed list of principles agreed to at the Pan African Congress concerning the future of Africa including land, capital, labor, education, health, culture and relation to the League of Nations. List of numbers of individuals from participating countries included. Bilingual in English and French. Contains handwritten corrections in the right margin.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1943 Mar. 11

Organizing Committee for an International Conference on Africa

Circular letter from Organizing Committee for an International Conference on Africa to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Anson Phelps Stokes; listing and briefly describing prospective delegates at the upcoming "African Conference" in Washington and gladly conveying the degree of interest evidenced therein.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Feb. 21

Herskovits, Melville J. (Melville Jean), 1895-1963

Letter from Melville J. Herskovits to Members of the Organizing Committee for an International Conference on Africa

Evanston (Ill.) - Suggesting a series of dates for the Committee's next meeting, and confirming its New York location.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Aug. 16

Partington, Paul G.

Letter from Paul Partington to W. E. B. Du Bois

Whittier (Calif.) - Regarding his research on "The Moon" and the history of Du Bois's publications (see mums312-b154-i095 and onwards), confirming their August 30th dinner date; noting plans to soon meet with Benjamin Wegesa, and enclosing a feature on him; sending along also an article on the All-African People's Conference; as well as three issues of the First Friends Church "College Chronic... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Jan. 2

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

A third journey to Pan-Africa

United States - Handwritten draft of article published in the New Republic as "The Negro Takes Stock," discussing racial discrimination and United States relations with Africa; references the Pan-African congress.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1962 Dec. 12

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

First international congress of Africanists

Accra (Ghana) - Typed draft with corrections of a speech marking the congress as a "turning point in African scholarship", and celebrating the increasing appearance of "institutes and societies for the scientific study of Africa's past and present life".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Dec. 10

Ben-Samu, Jovanne, Ras

Letter from Ras Jovanne Ben-Samu to W. E. B. Du Bois

Rome (Italy) - Concerns tip to Ethiopia, ways for African Americans to work with Ethiopia, to prepare for settling there.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Nov. 9

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Anson Phelps Stokes

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a conference on Africa held in Hartford, Connecticut.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers