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1961 Dec. 21

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

Report to the Ghana Academy of Sciences

Africa - Typed draft with corrections of a speech concerning Du Bois' views on Africa, African history, Pan-African Congresses, and the creation of an African Encyclopaedia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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1954 May 1

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

The history of Africa

Annandale-on-Hudson (N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech given at the Eight International Student Conference at Bard College on the history of Africa.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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1947

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

A history of Africa

Africa - Typed draft of speech on the omission of the history of Africa in modern curricula.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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1955 Feb. 20

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

Africa and Afro-America

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech concerning United States relations with Africa and the history of African Americans in the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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1955 Feb. 11

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

Gift of black folk

Brooklyn (New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech given at the Daniel Lapidus Civic Club concerning "The Negro's gifts to America," and the history of the African American.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

Thumbnail of The  American Negro and the labor movement

1945

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

The American Negro and the labor movement

United States - Typed draft of speech with handwritten notes and corrections tracing the history of African Americans and labor. Looks at advances and failures through to modern history.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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1929 Dec. 21

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

Haiti

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft of speech outlining the history of Haiti and calling on the United States to withdraw its occupation of the country. Speech given at the Foreign Policy Association.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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1905

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

James Oglethorpe

Atlanta (Ga.) - Handwritten draft of speech about the founder of the state of Georgia and why there is an institution named after him on the Atlanta University campus. The history of the world Oglethorpe was born into and what his contributions to the founding of the United States are outlined. Interesting to note: two distinct styles of handwriting are evident, even on the same page at ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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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

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1947 Oct. 31

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

The African slave trade

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft of speech telling the history of the African slave trade worldwide and how it was used to build up the world economy.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers