Gallery view

1936

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

Negro and social reconstruction

Atlanta (Ga.) - Fragments of unpublished draft manuscript. Traces the history of the black American from 1619 through the beginning of the second New Deal; examines Reconstruction, the fight for equality, race relations, segregation, and racism. Du Bois' objective in writing this is to consider how the Negro has and should sought assured states in the United States. Consists of an introduction... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948

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

Civil rights

United States - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech paralleling the life of Saint Vincent De Paul as depicted in the film Monsieur Vincent to the civil rights movement and the labor movement.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1905

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

Scorn a romance [fragment]

Atlanta (Ga.) - Fragment of Du Bois's Civil War/Reconstruction-era unpublished historical novel "Scorn: A Romance".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1915

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

Fragment of Jewel of Ethiopia

Fragment of the title page of the 2nd draft of the pageant, consisting of 5 scenes, 12 episodes, and running 2 and a half hours. See also mums312-b233-i029, i030, i032 for additional notes.

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Typed draft of unpublished article examining the history behind "Negro" religion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

1956 July 3

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

Panorama of progress

Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech stressing the importance of education.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1913

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

Proposal for Pageant of Negro history

Fragment of pageant proposal; see mums312-b223-i037 for complete version.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Oct. 5

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

A new creed for American Negroes

United States - Typed draft of article published in the National Baptist Voice, concerning "American Negroes;" creating a creed for "American Negroes," noting the belief in the Talented Tenth, and encourages socialism in some form. The proposed basic creed was created for the Atlanta University project for "extending co-operation among Negroes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930

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

The Negro in New England

United States - Printed in National Guardian. Discussing the attempt to free "Negroes in New England" during the Civil War and asks if it will take a Third World War to "make Negroes equal American citizens."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930

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

The American Negro

Southern States - Hand-written draft fragment of article discussing the American Negro and southern industry.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers