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)

Topic

Biography (38)
African Americans (18)
Encyclopedias (14)
History (8)
Pan-Africanism (4)
Politics and government (4)
African American poets (3)
Anniversaries, etc. (3)
Social conditions (3)
Biodiversity (2)
Congresses (2)
Methodology (2)
Philosophy (2)
Post-colonialism (2)
Science (2)
Social life and customs (2)
African American churches (1)
Alcohol use (1)
Autumn (1)
Black race (1)
Cable cars (Streetcars) (1)
Civil rights (1)
Civilization (1)
Clans (1)
Coinage (1)
Colonies (International law) (1)
Cultural pluralism (1)
Depressions (1)
Determinism (Philosophy) (1)
Economic conditions (1)
Economics (1)
Education (1)
Education, Higher (1)
Ethnology (1)
Exercise (1)
Families (1)
Homes and haunts (1)
Interracial marriage (1)
Justice (1)
Laws, statutes, etc. (1)
Male college students (1)
Mysticism (1)
Parades (1)
Political parties (1)
Political science (1)
Race discrimination (1)
Race relations (1)
Railroad law (1)
Railroads (1)
Socialism (1)
Speeches, addresses, etc. (1)
Spring (1)
Standards of fineness (1)
Study and teaching (1)
Suffrage (1)
Travel (1)
Vivisection (1)
Weddings (1)

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)
Annotated bibliographies (2)
Bibliographies (2)
Tables (documents) (2)
Allegories (document genre) (1)
Chapters (layout features) (1)
Chronologies (lists) (1)
Clippings (information artifacts) (1)
Correspondence (1)
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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Thoroughly describing the "American Negro's" "origin, growth and physique"; "problems of social contact"; and "social and spiritual development." Prepared for the 14th edition of the "Encyclopaedia Britannica," but not used. See also mums312-b1229-i029 (for bibliography) and i032 (for earlier draft).
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1928
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Biography of James DeWolf, "slave trader, manufacturer and senator," prepared for the "Dictionary of American Biography." See also mums312-b229-i042.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1937
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Draft of a biography of Edward James Roye, prepared for his entry on same in the "Dictionary of American Biography." See also mums312-b229-i050, i052.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1937
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Draft and fragments of Du Bois's piece on the nature and evaluation of the biodiversity of the human race, prepared for use in the Encyclopedia Sexualis. See also mums312-b229-i063.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1936
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Very brief summaries of the accomplishments and legacies of these influential men, prepared for and published in the "American People's Encyclopedia."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1945
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Briefly introducing the proposed biography of him to be composed by his wife; and casually admitting that his eighty-seven years may "give me certain chances for knowledge and view which may be worth preserving at least in part." See mums312-b229-i080, i082, i083 for alternate renderings.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1955 Feb. 23
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Nashville (Tenn.) - Title translates as "The New Fatherland". Using the Germania statue at the Niederwalddenkmal monument near Rüdeshein am Rhein in Hesse, as a metaphor for the strivings of African Americans for "true" freedom. Written for a class at Fisk University.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1888
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Cambridge (Mass.) - Collection of notes on topics including: government regulation of the railroads, vivisection, and an allegory about being black.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1889
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Cambridge (Mass.) - A fortnightly theme written for Du Bois's English 12 course at Harvard. Describing the autumn leaves.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1890 Oct. 3
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Cambridge (Mass.) - An exploration of the German political landscape. Compiled while in Berlin during the course of a political campaign
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1893