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Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (680)
American Labor Party (21)
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Marcantonio, Vito, 1902-1954 (15)
American Labor Party of the State of New York (12)
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copies (derivative objects) (1)

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W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (683)

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United States (262)
New York (N.Y.) (225)
Africa (62)
Soviet Union (45)
Chicago (Ill.) (35)
Washington (D.C.) (29)
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West Indies (2)
Altanta (Ga.) (1)
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Detroit (Mich.) - Handwritten draft written on the back of letterhead from the Detroit Plain Dealer. Thomas Carlyle, the bear, makes a lifestyle of leisure sound inviting but Du Bois advocates time and effort put into a goal leads to a more fulfilling life.
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Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1890
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Washington (D.C.) - Typewritten draft of speech given to the Colored High Schools of Washington, D.C. using the life and teachings of St. Francis of Assisi as a guide for a fulfilling life in the modern world.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1906 June 15
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Short typed speech about race relations throughout the world and using the teachings of religion to combat race prejudice.
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Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1914 Nov. 15
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New York (N.Y.) - Typed fragment of transcript from radio broadcast of speech Haiti. Includes comments by moderator. Speech given at the Foreign Policy Association. Incomplete. See item mums312-b197-i004 for full speech.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

1929 Dec. 21
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New York (N.Y.) - Typed notes of speech for the 17th Spingarn Medal award presentation focusing on the work and accomplishments of playwright Richard Harrison.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1931 Mar. 22
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Boston (Mass.) - Typed and hand-written draft of speech for the Community Church of Boston on the evolution of attitudes and concerns of African Americans on education, work, status, religion and equality.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1931 Dec. 27
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Nashville (Tenn.) - Typed revisions to speech given at Fisk University challenging the historically black colleges and universities to take on a leadership role in the struggle for reform.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1933 June 13
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Charlotte (N.C.) - Typed draft of speech discussing the ideas of segregation and how it may or may not be the answer.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1935 Oct.
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Typed draft with handwritten notes of speech given at Morehouse College critiquing the N. A. A. C. P. and the Urban League noting the good work done and the improvements to strive for.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1940 Oct. 30
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Chicago (Ill.) - Typed draft of speech on how the world wars devastated countries colonized by Europe and the United States. Second half of speech.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1944 Nov. 1