Gallery view

1928

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

Mobile

New York (N.Y.) - Collected information on Mobile, Alabama for Du Bois's novel "Bethesda A.M.E.". Sourced from Peter J. Hamilton's book "Colonial Mobile, An Historical Study, Largely from original sources of the Alabama-Tombigbee basin from the discovery of Mobile bay in 1519 until the demolition of Fort Charlotte in 1821".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928

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

Mobile

New York (N.Y.) - Collected information on Mobile, Alabama for Du Bois's novel "Bethesda A.M.E.". Sourced from Erwin Craighead's book "Majestic Mobile".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928

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

Mobile, Alabama

New York (N.Y.) - Collected information on Mobile, Alabama for Du Bois's novel "Bethesda A.M.E.". Sourced from city annual reports, pamphlets about Mobile, Erwin Craighead's book "From Mobile's past; sketches of memorable people and events", and a railway guide.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Dec. 21

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

Four questions

New York (N.Y.) - Typed questions related to the debate with foreign financial advisor to Haiti W. W. Cumberland on held at the Foreign Policy Association.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1896

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

Suppression of the African slave trade notes

United States - Notes for "The Suppression of the African Slave Trade in the United States of America, 1638-1870". Includes citations of material on "Negroes in West Indies" and "Negroes on slave ships".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 June

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

Africa

Africa - Typed draft of a speech given during Du Bois' West Coast lecture tour concerning Africa and the history of Africa. Notes that parts of the speech were not read in California.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957

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

Notes on China

China - Notes on the history of China.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Dec. 21

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

Presidents of Haiti 1870-1908

New York (N.Y.) - Typed list, with one handwritten addition, of the presidents of Haiti from 1870 to 1908 to go with debate and speech at the Foreign Policy Association.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936

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

The African roots of war

Africa - Typed draft of unpublished article discussing the natural resources in Africa and their cause for war; discusses the history of war in Africa, as well as Africa's foreign relationships, capitalism, and race relations.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1958

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

Notes on a history of Africa

Africa - Notes on A History of Africa.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers