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Clipping from International Who's Who

Four pages (271 to 274) of biographical sketches, with entries organized alphabetically by last name, from Drummond to Dukes. Includes entry on Du Bois.

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Religious Freedom Committee

Willard Uphaus is still in jail

New York (N.Y.) - Calling citizens to write to the court or make a donation on behalf of Willard Uphaus; features a newspaper article from the New York Post on March 3, 1960, explaining Uphaus' current condition.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1910 Mar. 7

Boston Post

Newspaper clipping from The Boston Post

Boston (Mass.) - Editorial titled "Du Bois and Washington" regarding the two figures political standpoints.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Sept. 5

Aronson, James

The inspiration of the freedom movement

New York (N.Y.) - A "rough proof" of James Aronson's praise of the legacy of W. E. B. Du Bois and his monumental influence on the peace movement, marked up with some corrections, and sent to Shirley Graham, with an admission of "sadness and love."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers


Collage of newspaper clippings related to African American issues

Includes a variety of newspaper clippings about President Harding's speech in Alabama, South Africa, Marcus Garvey, the Negro World, and other topics. Clippings provided by Henry Romeike clipping service.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers


New Times and Ethiopia News

British troops sent to Kenya

Kenya - Discussing the "state of emergency" in Kenya and the despatch of British troops to Kenya.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Feb. 9

Hartford courant

We recall no Connecticut lynching

Hartford (Conn.) - Concerning an insinuation by the Federal Council of Churches of Christ in America that there have been lynchings in Connecticut.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 July 12

Someth, Joseph A.

An appeal to isolationists

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Appealing to various judicial authorities "to save the incoming generations from ideologically maneuvered wars"; describing loopily and at length his struggles for justice; riddled with grammatical and orthographic errors; and quite nonsensically seeking some sort of peace. Last page bears two clippings on W. E. B. Du Bois's participation in and assessment of the United... more

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Lynching records

New York (N.Y.) - List of locations of lynchings along with the accused crime for the year 1917.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers


Le congrès colonial national

Belgium - Regarding the Colonial Congress in Belgium. Section on Paul Panda highlighted.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers