Name

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (154)
Douglass, Frederick, 1818-1895 (4)
Roye, Edward James, 1815-1871 (3)
Schweitzer, Albert, 1875-1965 (3)
Community Church (New York, N.Y.) (2)
DeWolf, James, 1764-1837 (2)
Graham, Lorenz B. (2)
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 (2)
Johnson, Elijah, 1789-1849 (2)
Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519 (2)
Pan African Congress (2)
Roberts, Joseph J. (Joseph Jenkins), 1809-1876 (2)
Russwurm, John Brown, 1799-1851 (2)
Brown, John, 1800-1859 (1)
Carver, George Washington, 1864?-1943 (1)
Hunton, Alphaeus, 1903-1970 (1)
Johnson, Georgia Douglas Camp, 1886-1966 (1)
Rogovin, Milton, 1909- (1)
Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915 (1)

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Biography (38)
African Americans (18)
Encyclopedias (14)
History (8)
Pan-Africanism (4)
Politics and government (4)
African American poets (3)
Anniversaries, etc. (3)
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Black race (1)
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Civil rights (1)
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Genre

Essays (102)
Articles (26)
Drafts (documents) (25)
Biographies (documents) (13)
Diaries (9)
Notes (9)
Prefaces (9)
Short stories (9)
Fragments (object portions) (7)
Poetry (3)
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Diagrams (1)
Notebooks (1)
Outlines (documents) (1)
Reports (1)
Schedules (time plans) (1)
Summaries (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (154)

Place

Cambridge (Mass.) (73)
Berlin (Germany) (15)
United States (5)
Germany (4)
Wilberforce (Ohio) (4)
Berkshire Hills (Mass.) (3)
Africa (2)
Boston (Mass.) (2)
Lee (Mass.) (2)
Lenox (Mass.) (2)
Nashville (Tenn.) (2)
Pittsfield (Mass.) (2)
Alexandria (Tenn.) (1)
Bremen (Germany) (1)
Dresden (Germany) (1)
Georgia (1)
Great Barrington (Mass.) (1)
Hamburg (Germany) (1)
Hanover (Germany) (1)
India (1)
New England (1)
North Carolina (1)
Nuremburg (Germany) (1)
Southern States (1)
Southern states (1)
West Stockbridge (Mass.) (1)

 

 

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Berlin (Germany) - Table listing wages, work tenure on Southern United States cotton plantations. Most likely part of Du Bois's thesis on "The Large and Small Scale System of Agriculture in the Southern United States, 1840-90" for the University of Berlin.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1896
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Cambridge (Mass.) - A fortnightly theme written for Du Bois's English 12 course at Harvard. Recounting a dinner in Boston.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1890 Dec. 3
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Describing the lamentable state of international public administration of colonial holdings as recently witnessed first-hand at U.N. plenary conference meetings. Prepared for Lawrence Dunbar Reddick's prospective but unpublished compilation, "A World View of the Negro Question."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1945
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A description of the history and present status of the Pan-African Movement, published in "Colonial and Colored Unity: A Programme of Action: History of the Pan African Congress," edited by George Padmore. Presumably the final draft. See also mums312-b229-i066, i068, i069.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1945
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Draft of a biography of John Brown Russwurm, first superintendent of public schools of the Republic of Liberia, prepared for his entry on same in the "Dictionary of American Biography." See also mums312-b229-i054.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1937
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Wilberforce (Ohio) - Story of a sixteen year old from Great Barrington, Massachusetts whose mother dies and wishes to attend college.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1896
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Reflecting on and describing the three "essential things Africa has given the world"; musing on the origins of the black race; noting the emergency of the "village unit"; and outlining other key aspects of early civilization on the African continent. Published as chapter II of "What is Civilization?" edited by Maurice Maeterlinck et al.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1926
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Cambridge (Mass.) - A fortnightly theme written for Du Bois's English 12 course at Harvard. Describing popular notions of rowdy college men and their forgotten gentlemanly counterparts.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1891 Mar. 4
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Cambridge (Mass.) - A fortnightly theme written for Du Bois's English 12 course at Harvard. Describing the features and attributes of his ideal "American woman".
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1891 Jan. 9
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Cambridge (Mass.) - A fortnightly theme written for Du Bois's English 12 course at Harvard. Describing a the personality and features of a young girl.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1891 Jan. 21