Gallery view

1906

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

Unidentified story [fragment]

The 15th page of an unidentified story in which a certain character engages God in dialog.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Dec. 9

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

The church and the color line

Typed draft of article published in the Christian Century as "Will the Church Remove the Color Line," exploring race relations and civil rights in the church.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Feb. 7

West Africa no. 1616 vol. 32 [fragment]

Africa, West - Features an article on a celebration of fifty years of colonial rule in Nigeria.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 May 29

West Africa no. 1632 vol. 32 [fragment]

Africa, West - Features articles on British West Africa and trade policy, the introduction of citizenship into the British Constitution by the British Nationality Bill, children with yaws on their bodies, and rising nationalism in Nigeria.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 June 4

Fragments of letter from F. H. Langford to unidentified correspondent

- Forwarded fragments from F. H. Langford's June 4, 1945 letter on the R.A.F.'s racial discrimination towards Jamaican-born "coloured airmen"; slightly revised and marked-up in W. E. B. Du Bois's hand.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925

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

Miscellaneous draft fragment on insurance

Typed draft fragment of article discussing insurance; arguing that insurance must not fall into private hands and that it should be dominated and conducted by the state.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955

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

Unidentified speech fragment on conversion

Discusses conversion not allowed by "Christians."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936

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

The black man in the wounded world [fragment]

France - Fragment of Chapter 4, Black Francis, from Du Bois's book "The Black Man and the Wounded World" focusing on the conditions of black people in French colonies before and during World War I.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936

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

Negro and social reconstruction

Atlanta (Ga.) - Fragments of unpublished draft manuscript. Traces the history of the black American from 1619 through the beginning of the second New Deal; examines Reconstruction, the fight for equality, race relations, segregation, and racism. Du Bois' objective in writing this is to consider how the Negro has and should sought assured states in the United States. Consists of an introduction... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Jan. 17

Edwards, Thyra J.

Letter from Thyra Edwards Gitlin to National Council of Negro Women

New York (N.Y.) - Asking that Williana Burroughs be added to the National Council of Negro Women's list of outstanding women. Fragment; contains only first page of letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers