Gallery view

1906

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

Down to Jericho

Atlanta (Ga.) - A beaten-down entrepreneur gets advice from a Pullman porter and tackles the automobile trust that had previously robbed him of his idea and according patent, finding love on the way, and by train no less. See mums312-b236-i039 through i041 for alternate drafts; i042 for outline.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906

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

Reform [outline]

Choppy outline of a tale in which a father lays out for his son the blatantly ill prospects for social reform in Louisiana.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906

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

Down to Jericho Scenario of a drama

A rough outline of a 5-act drama wherein a beaten-down entrepreneur gets advice from a Pullman porter and tackles the automobile trust that had previously robbed him of his idea and according patent, finding love on the way, and by train no less. See mums312-b236-i038 through i041 for drafts.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906

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

Down to Jericho

New York (N.Y.) - A beaten-down entrepreneur gets advice from a Pullman porter and tackles the automobile trust that had previously robbed him of his idea and according patent, finding love on the way, and by train no less. See mums312-b236-i038 through i040 for alternate drafts; i042 for outline.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906

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

Down to Jericho

New York (N.Y.) - A beaten-down entrepreneur gets advice from a Pullman porter and tackles the automobile trust that had previously robbed him of his idea and according patent, finding love on the way, and by train no less. See mums312-b236-i038 through i041 for alternate drafts; i042 for outline.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906

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

The colored servant [outline]

Choppy outline of a tale of an interracial married couple who hire a prejudiced maid, lose their baby, and keep their help.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906

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

The beautiful boy [outline]

Choppy outline of a tale of an illegitimate child who is intelligent, but a dangerously "handsome sensualist," and his rapid decline after a series of related misdeeds.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906

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

Down to Jericho

Atlanta (Ga.) - A beaten-down entrepreneur gets advice from a Pullman porter and tackles the automobile trust that had previously robbed him of his idea and according patent, finding love on the way, and by train no less. See mums312-b236-i038 through i041 for alternate drafts; i042 for outline.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers