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1890 June

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

Jefferson Davis as a representative of civilization

Cambridge (Mass.) - Du Bois's baccalaureate disquisition at Harvard University on Jefferson Davis and his ideals and contributions to represent a type of civilization that is accepted. Du Bois argues the ideals of the founding of the nation have been forgotten and advancement can only take place when all people are involved. See also mums312-b196-i030 and mums312-b002-i370.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1890 June

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

Jefferson Davis as a type of civilization

Cambridge (Mass.) - Handwritten draft of Du Bois's baccalaureate disquisition at Harvard University on Jefferson Davis and his ideals and contributions to represent a type of civilization that is accepted. Du Bois argues the ideals of the founding of the nation have been forgotten and advancement can only take place when all people are involved. See also mums312-b196-i029 and mums312-b002-i370.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers