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1951 Jan. 11

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

The social significance of these three cases

New Haven (Conn.) - Draft of speech, typed and with notations, given at Yale University examining recent legislation related to civil rights for African Americans; spelling out the persistence of discrimination in the South in terms of employment, voting and education. Reference to three cases advancing the rights of African Americans, without stating them, with emphasis on how color discriminati... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Oct. 27

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

The Confederate flag

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of speech given to the American Labor Party at Madison Square Garden reminding people that the Confederate flag once stood for human slavery and recounts the Civil War; discusses the African American in southern states as well as southern industrialization; discusses the American labor movement and labor unions, and urges voters to... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Oct. 20

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

Behold the land

Birmingham (Ala.) - Typed draft of speech given to the Southern Negro Youth Congress commending them on their efforts and encouraging them to focus on the South as the "battle-ground" for change.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Jan. 11

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

The social significance of these three cases

New Haven (Conn.) - Draft of speech, typed and with notations, given at Yale University examining recent legislation related to civil rights for African Americans; spelling out the persistence of discrimination in the South in terms of employment, voting and education. Reference to three cases advancing the rights of African Americans, without stating them, with emphasis on how color discrimination prohibits... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Oct. 20

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

Behold the land

Birmingham (Ala.) - Typed draft of speech given to the Southern Negro Youth Congress commending them on their efforts and encouraging them to focus on the South as the "battle-ground" for change.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Oct. 27

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

The Confederate flag

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with corrections of speech given to the American Labor Party at Madison Square Garden reminding people that the Confederate flag once stood for human slavery and recounts the Civil War; discusses the African American in southern states as well as southern industrialization; discusses the American labor movement and labor unions, and urges voters to vote for ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Jan. 11

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

The social significance of these three cases

New Haven (Conn.) - Draft of speech, typed and with notations, given at Yale University examining recent legislation related to civil rights for African Americans; spelling out the persistence of discrimination in the South in terms of employment, voting and education. Reference to three cases advancing the rights of African Americans, without stating them, with emphasis on how color discriminati... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers