Gallery view

1961 Dec. 21

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

Report to the Ghana Academy of Sciences

Africa - Typed draft with corrections of a speech concerning Du Bois' views on Africa, African history, Pan-African Congresses, and the creation of an African Encyclopaedia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Apr. 24

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

Africa and Afro-America

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of speech given to the Council on African Affairs' Working Conference in Support of African Liberation concerning United States foreign relations with Africa, conditions in Africa, and colonialism and colonization in Africa and worldwide.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 May 18

Council on African Affairs

Spotlight on Africa

New York (N.Y.) - Contains articles on "Africa after World War II," "Nature of Colonialism," "To Free Black Labor" "Churchill ducks a straight answer to Malan" and passages from an address by W. E. B. Du Bois at the Working Conference in Support of African Liberation, sponsored by the Council on African Affairs in NYC on April 24, 1954.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 June 6

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

From W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Typed opening statement with notes for the Council on African Affairs denouncing the colonial system in Africa and calling for its end.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Jan. 8

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

Africa

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft of speech expressing hope that a new Africa will emerge in the aftermath of World War II

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 July 5

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

A history of Africa

Accra (Ghana) - In an address to the Ghana Academy of Learning Du Bois attempts to deliver "in fifteen minutes a survey of three thousand years of African history, a glance at its present and its future."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 June

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

Africa

Africa - Typed draft of a speech given during Du Bois' West Coast lecture tour concerning Africa and the history of Africa. Notes that parts of the speech were not read in California.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 July 5

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

A history of Africa

Accra (Ghana) - In an address to the Ghana Academy of Learning Du Bois attempts to deliver "in fifteen minutes a survey of three thousand years of African history, a glance at its present and its future."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Feb. 1

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

Revolt in Africa

Boston (Mass.) - In this speech, delivered to the Community Church of Boston, Du Bois revisits the themes of an earlier speech, "War and Greed" (mums312-b203-i004) and traces the history of the European colonization of Africa, and African resistance to colonization, through the stories of three men: Cecil Rhodes, Paul Kruger and King Lobengula. This version of the speech differs in its... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Apr. 24

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

Africa and Afro-America

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft of speech given to the Council on African Affairs' Working Conference in Support of African liberation concerning United States foreign relations with Africa, conditions in Africa, and colonialism and colonization in Africa and worldwide.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers