Gallery view

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

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

1934 Apr. 4

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

The Negro college and the Negro voter

Talledega (Ala.) - Typed draft with handwritten revisions and notes of speech giving the historically black colleges and universities the responsibility of educating their students to be intelligent informed voters.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1921

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

Dairy of journey

United States - Notes for a long article concerning a lecture tour through the American South and reporting on the current state of the African American communities in cities including Durham, Charleston, Savannah, Jacksonville, Tallahassee, New Orleans, and Okmulgee, Oklahoma.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946

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

A cup of cocoa and chocolate drops

Great Britain - Hand-written notes for unpublished article concerning the cocoa trade and economic conditions in Africa.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956

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

Unidentified speech fragment on voting and democracy

United States - Discusses the recent presidential election with state figures and voters; examines the problems of American democracy.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 July

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

The Rosenwald conference

United States - Typed draft of article published in the Crisis, explaining how the conference held by the Rosenwald Fund was suppose to have empowers of "Negro labor" meet organized "white labor" and "representatives of colored workers" to seek out an economic program for the "Negro Race;" however notes that the "employers of labor" refused to be a part of the conference; discusses "Ne... more

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