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1895

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

The aim and method of religious work in college

Hand-written draft of unpublished article discussing religiousness with the lack of religion at Wilberforce University; discusses the importance of doing religious work while in college and the empathy it creates.

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

1946 Sept.

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

A crisis at Fisk

Typed draft of article published in the Nation, concerning Fisk University and "Negro education."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1900

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

The Negro problem

A handwritten draft of an article exploring the "condition in which the Negro people of the U.S. find themselves at the beginning of the 20th century." The four pressing problems that Du Bois defines are racial disparities in health, the need to establish and protect the family and home life, the need to increase business training, and the need to check sexual immora... more

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

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United States - Typed draft of unpublished article discussing the history of "the Negro" starting from 800 through the "rape of Africa to establish slave labor in America;" discusses socialism and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

1931

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

Resolutions

Typed draft of unpublished article concerning the "problem of practical economic reform" for the "American Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1910

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

Negro evangelization

Typed draft of unpublished article examining the history behind "Negro" religion

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 - Typed draft of 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

1946 Sept.

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

A crisis at Fisk

Typed draft of article published in the Nation, concerning Fisk University and "Negro education."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers