Gallery view

1952

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

Red scare

United States - Discussion of the chilling effects of anti-communism in the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948

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

Notes on civil rights in North America

United States - Listing topics and subjects related to civil rights in North America. Second page contains an address.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934

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

Basic American Negro creed

United States - Calling for racial action and equality concerning Negroes in the workplace; urges the talented tenth to find fitting primary employment. Note written across top of page reads "In Dusk of Dawn."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 June

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

Keeping blacks and whites apart

United States - Notes for article published in Current History as "A Negro Nation within the Nation," discussing race relations, segregation, and civil rights.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934

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

Basic American Negro creed

United States - Calling for racial action and equality concerning Negroes in the workplace; urges the talented tenth to find fitting primary employment. Note written across top of page reads "In Dusk of Dawn."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 July 25

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

Note from W. E. B. Du Bois to Hugh H. Smythe

Atlanta (Ga.) - Asking Smythe to copy his article and send it to the Chicago Defender. Includes letter from Chicago Defender to Du Bois, asking him to write a 2000 word article on the criteria that should guide "Negroes" in making their decision for who to vote for in the coming presidential election.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Sept.

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

The Negro and communism

United States - Typed draft of article published in the Crisis discussing the Scottsboro case, the economic condition of "Negroes" in America, and socialism and communism in the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923

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

From Savannah to the Red Sea

United States - A list of magazines for potential submission of the article "From Savannah to the Red Sea."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Jan. 7

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

Information for George G. Bradford on racial matters

New York (N.Y.) - Information on the 1919 race riots in Washington D.C., data on lynchings, Northern African American migration, and African American college graduates.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1889

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

Notes on 1741 intermarriage law in North Carolina

Cambridge (Mass.) - Summarizing the Act of 1741 which punished intermarriage in the state of North Carolina

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers