Gallery view

1929 Feb.

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

The Socialist Party and the Negro

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft of speech given to the Rand School on how the Socialist party in the Untied States failed to recognize African Americans as an important part of the labor force.

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

1960 Feb. 19

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

The American Negro

New York (N.Y.) - In an address at Carnegie Hall marking Negro History Week Du Bois speaks to the "cruel dilemma" of African Americans. African Americans have made marked gains in civil rights so that they are "standing at the crossroads where we are emerging from serfdom into the twilight of freedom" and are presented with the possibility of embracing the "so-called American way of li... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Feb. 4

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

The future of the American Negro [fragment]

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of speech given at the Jefferson School in New York concerning the history and future of the "American Negro," including Reconstruction. Argues that the future of the "American Negro" "depends upon planned economy, the development of art and literature, and an understanding of socialism."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 Feb. 4

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

The future of the American Negro

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of speech given at the Jefferson School in New York concerning the history and future of the "American Negro," including Reconstruction. Argues that the future of the "American Negro" "depends upon planned economy, the development of art and literature, and an understanding of socialism."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Feb. 12

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

The Negro in American life

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft of speech to the Social Service Employees Union on the importance of labor and its relationship to the quality of life. Acknowledgments to the employees union for their work on ending discrimination in the workforce.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 Mar. 25

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

Basic philosophies and politics for the Negro life in the north

New York (N.Y.) - Typed transcript of speech given at Columbia University relating the history of segregation to explain the state of social reform. Includes questions and answers.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Jan. 21

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

Civil rights and democracy

New York (N.Y.) - Typed copy of speech given at the American Jewish Congress on the lack of basic civil rights in the Untied States with examples.

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

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