Gallery view

1935 May 20

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

Social planning for the Negro, past and present

Washington (D.C.) - Typed draft of speech on labor unity, capitalism, socialism and ending segregation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 May 20

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

Social planning for the Negro, past and present

Washington (D.C.) - Typed draft of speech on labor unity, capitalism, socialism and ending segregation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1958 Mar. 31

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

A history of the last forty years

Washington (D.C.) - In a speech at Howard University, Du Bois gives his interpretation of the prior forty years of history (1917-1947). He casts World War I as an attempt by European powers to redistribute their colonies, and says that United States got involved only begrudgingly out of the interests of Big Business. The New Deal was a "distinct step toward socialism". World War II was ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 June 6

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

Education and work

Washington (D.C.) - Typed draft of commencement address delivered at Howard University on education, working life, race identity and economics.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Jan. 25

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

Civil rights legislation before and after the passage of the 14th amendment

Washington (D.C.) - Typed draft of speech for the National Lawyers Guild on the historical atmosphere in the United States before and after the 14th Amendment was adopted.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 May 13

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

Next steps

Washington (D.C.) - Typed draft of speech stressing the importance of economic understanding and how it should be the basis for moving forward.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 May 13

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

Next steps

Washington (D.C.) - Typed draft of speech stressing the importance of economic understanding and how it should be the basis for moving forward.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 June 6

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

Education and work

Washington (D.C.) - Typed draft of commencement address delivered at Howard University on education, working life, race identity and economics. Incomplete.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1958 Mar. 31

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

A history of the last forty years

Washington (D.C.) - In a speech at Howard University, Du Bois gives his interpretation of the prior forty years of history (1917-1947). He casts World War I as an attempt by European powers to redistribute their colonies, and says that United States got involved only begrudgingly out of the interests of Big Business. The New Deal was a "distinct step toward socialism". World War II was ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1958 Mar. 31

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

A history of the last forty years

Washington (D.C.) - In a speech at Howard University, Du Bois gives his interpretation of the prior forty years of history (1917-1947). He casts World War I as an attempt by European powers to redistribute their colonies, and says that United States got involved only begrudgingly out of the interests of Big Business. The New Deal was a "distinct step toward socialism". World War II was ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers