Gallery view

1961 July

Temporary Committee for Peace Organizations

The peaceful misuse of atomic energy Nuclear waster pollution / Power reactor accidents

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Reprint of Torre's article, originally featured in the April-May "Facts," proposing the founding of a national committee "on the peaceful misuse of atomic energy" and outlining the need and goals therefor.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1889

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

Daubs by xyl

Cambridge (Mass.) - Appears to be a writing exercise incorporating several different short stories and essays together on various topics and people. Written during Du Bois's time at Harvard.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1966 Sept. 14

Entin, David Hudson

Mr. Ho-Can

Qu?ng Ngãi (Vietnam) - Typed on pink carbon paper with no greeting. Telling the story of Mr. Ho-Can, Entin's tutor and USAID employee teaching English. Fought against French with Vi?t Minh until he became disillusioned. Forced to attend indoctrination classes, he was "the slowest student," tricking Vi?t Minh into "thinking he was a very ignorant peasant."

David Entin Papers

1975

Jones, Richard, 1937-1991

Costuming three styles of dance

New York (N.Y.) - New York University student project to design costumes for three ballets: "Les Sylphides" by Michel Fokine, "The Rites of Spring" by Maruice Bejart, "N.Y. Export: Opus Jazz", by Jerome Robbins, and "Flash Back" by Jones.

Richard Jones Papers

1905

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

The black jew

Draft of an essay on the relationships between black people, Jews and women.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928

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

The American Negro

Rough draft of prospective reference entry thoroughly describing the "American Negro's" "origin, growth and physique"; "problems of social contact"; and "social and spiritual development." Prepared for the 14th edition of the "Encyclopaedia Britannica," but not used. See also mums312-b1229-i029, i031, i033.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945

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

The black man and Albert Schweitzer

Describing the life, accomplishments, beliefs, and racial attitudes of missionary and scientist Albert Schweitzer. Published in "The Albert Schweitzer Jubilee Book," edited by A. A. Roback.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937

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

Biography of James DeWolf

Biography of James DeWolf, "slave trader, manufacturer and senator," prepared for the "Dictionary of American Biography." See also mums312-b229-i042.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1967 Oct. 28

Entin, David Hudson

On being a Princetonian

Qu?ng Ngãi (Vietnam) - Typed on typewriter paper. Describes spending an evening with three Princeton graduates discussing the alma mater they all shared. Dinner given for Ambassador Koren, Entin's boss and director of civilian effort in I Corps. Finds out about other Princeton men and Princeton news.

David Entin Papers

1967 Oct. 6

Entin, David Hudson

Political happenings

Qu?ng Ngãi (Vietnam) - Typed on typewriter paper. Election was narrowly validated by populace. Recounts recent demonstrations by students and Tri Quang or militant Buddhists. In Qu?ng Ngãi, three humdred Revolutionary Development cadre marched on the province headquartes denouncing corruption. Subsequently Dr. Hoanh, the only civilian province chief, lost his job.

David Entin Papers