Gallery view

1921 July 15

Vinck, M. A.

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to M. A. Vinck

Concerning a dispute with the Palais Mondial and meetings of the Pan African Congress. Mentions M. Paul Otlet and Blaise Diagne. Typescript sent care of Leon Hennebecq to Brussels, Belgium.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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

1960 Mar. 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Richard G. Bucksar

New York (N.Y.) - Per his query to the N.A.A.C.P. (mums312-b150-i213), summarizing the meetings of the Pan African Congresses and noting that "the whole history of the Pan-African movement" is outlined in "Dusk of Dawn."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957 Nov. 19

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

This book stirred my imagination

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech reviewing "Ghana: The Autobiography of Kwame Nkrumah;" discusses the life of Kwame Nkrumah, colonization, imperialism, and Pan-African congresses.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 June 17

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Africa Institute

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Ivan Z. Potekhin; enclosing the earlier-promised materials on the past meetings of the Pan African Congress; noting imminent plans to leave the country for Czechoslovakia and Africa; and pledging to send the promised photostats with bill promptly upon his return.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1921 Feb. 19

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to M. G. Allison

Savannah (Ga.) - Requesting that there be no banquets or receptions on the night of an upcoming lecture; regarding some technical logistics relevant thereto; and listing the names of a series of individuals she may consult with respect to the functions of the Pan-African Congress.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Mar. 1

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to George Padmore

St. Louis (Mo.) - Explaining that he is on a lecture tour in the Midwest, and sharing his idea about a real Pan-African Congress with one voting delegate for every million "Negroes.".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923

Pan African Congress

Names and addresses of Pan African Congress participants

Address list of participants of the third annual Pan African Congress and their countries of origin.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Sept. 11

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

The winds of time

Chicago (Ill.) - From Du Bois's Chicago Defender column. Concerning the difficulty of planning a Fifth Pan-African Conference.

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