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

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

1925 Nov. 25

Penney, Theodore

The need of the nation

Philadelphia (Pa.) - Penney's description of a "broadening" vision of the concept of welfare and ideas on the structure of the according department, appearing alongside an organizational chart that "may present an idea" on same.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1896

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

The socialism of German socialists

Berlin (Germany) - An exploration of various shades of socialism in Germany in the mid 1890s.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932

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

Black America

Essay on the history of black Africans in North America, from the 16th Century to the present day. Published in "America as Americans See It," edited by Fred J. Ringel. See also mums312-b229-i057, i059.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951

Notes on the Rosenberg case

- Essay by unknown author on the background of the Rosenberg trial, addressing "the detonating mechanism" thereof, describing "the alleged conspiracy," the testimony and personal background of David Greenglass, and the doling of the death sentence.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers