Gallery view

1917

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

Colonel Charles Young

United States - A typed draft of an article concerning Charles Young, the first African American to achieve the rank of colonel in the United States army.

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Great Britain - Typed draft of unpublished article concerning the cocoa trade and economic conditions in Africa.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 July 10

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

Dr. Du Bois on Negro America

United States - Typed draft of an article published in the New York Sunday Compass. This article reports on the current state of racial inequality in the United States. Topics include the disenfranchisement of African Americans in the South, income inequality, segregation in education, the complacency of Christian churches in racial discrimination, and segregation in public accommodation and civil r... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 July

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

Should a treaty of peace be made with Germany and the relations of Berlin normalized

United States - Typed draft of unpublished article discussing Germany's foreign relations.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1915

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

Schools

United States - Typed draft fragment of article concerning the history of education in the United States; quotes a Bill to aid in the establishment and temporary support of common schools.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 July

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

Liberia, the league and the United States

Liberia - Typed draft of article published in Foreign Affairs, discussing industry, policy, and government in Liberia, as well as her relations with the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Nov. 18

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

Liberia

Liberia - Typed draft of article published in the New Republic as "Liberia and Rubber," discussing foreign relations between the United States and Liberia, as well as the Liberia rubber industry.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957 July

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

Gandhi and American Negroes

India - Typed draft of an article published as "Gandhi and the American Negroes" in Gandhi Marg. Du Bois writes of his interactions with Gandhi and the growing influence of non-violent protest on the Civil Rights Movement.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961

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

Negro history, 800-1961

United States - Typed draft of unpublished article discussing the history of "the Negro" starting from 800 through the "rape of Africa to establish slave labor in America;" discusses socialism and communism and their effect on "the American Negroes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925

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

The secret empire of Scalawag and Carpet Bagger

United States - Typed draft of unpublished article outlining a brief history of the South.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers