Gallery view

1953 Jan.

Connecticut Peace Council (Bridgeport, Conn.)

Cultural Program for Brotherhood Month

Bridgeport (Conn.) - Advertising an event for better understanding of and friendship with the colored peoples of the world; Program of invent, featuring speech "Colonialism, Africa, and Peace" by W. E. B. Du Bois. Includes picture of Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois as well as the Saulsbury Choir.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Nov.

Higher education in West Africa

Africa - Discussing the West African nationalist response to a decision made by the former Colonial Secretary to implement the Minority Report of the Elliot Commission.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Feb. 21

Pan African Conference

Resolutions

Africa - Draft of French language list of principles agreed to at the Pan African Congress concerning the future of Africa including land, capital, labor, education, health, culture and relation to the League of Nations. List of numbers of individuals from participating countries included.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1921

Le congrès colonial national

Belgium - Regarding the Colonial Congress in Belgium. Section on Paul Panda highlighted.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 July 16

Smith, Vera

Letter from Vera Smith to the Council on African Affairs

Michigan - Stating intention of sending a donation as soon as possible; sends encouraging thoughts. Note written by Alphaeus Hunton concerning Vera Smith's character; asks W. E. B. Du Bois to send a response to her.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Jan. 22

Maxwell, Charles F.

Letter from C. F. Maxwell to W. E. B. Du Bois

Seattle (Wash.) - Concerning Maxwell's critique of Du Bois' entry in Alain Locke's "New Negro". Maxwell claims that life in the United States is better that in Africa.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Apr.

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

A proposed declaration of independence for the peoples of Africa

New York (N.Y.) - Asserting the African people's right to freedom and self-government, and that "the wealth is for the poor and not for the rich."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919

National Association of Loyal Negroes (Panama)

National Association of Loyal Negroes: Peace Aims

Colon (Panama) - Concerning the disposition of various German, British, Italian, and French African colonies at the Paris Peace Conference.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946

Council on African Affairs

8 Million Demand Freedom! What about it, Gen. Smuts?

New York (N.Y.) - Describing labor conditions in South Africa; illuminating the economic degradation resulting from British imperialism in said region; citing statistics on wages, discriminatory policy, and segregation, and urging worldwide solidarity and support in the fight against colonial oppression. Back cover attributes publication to the Council on African Affairs and lists Counci... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950

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

Timeline on events of colonization

Africa - Handwritten of events in various countries specific to the European colonization of Africa.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers