Gallery view

1945

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

Pan Africa

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. See also mums312-b229-i067.

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1950 Sept. 24

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

I speak for peace

New York (N.Y.) - Reprint of speech given by Du Bois, "historian, poet, statesman & humanitarian," at a September 24 American Labor Party press conference, on peace, "the great issue of this time, of this nation, of this world," and urging listeners (and voters) to "act as human beings and not as puppets."

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1890 Oct. 29

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

Exercise

Cambridge (Mass.) - A fortnightly theme written for Du Bois's English 12 course at Harvard. Extolling the virtues of exercise for school work.

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1891 Mar. 17

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

Boston courant

Cambridge (Mass.) - A fortnightly theme written for Du Bois's English 12 course at Harvard. Describing the contents of the "Boston Courant" newspaper.

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1912 Oct. 12

Oppenheim, James, 1882-1932

The lynching of Robert Johnson

New York (N.Y.) - Taken from volume 73, number 3332 of this New York weekly, and addressing the nebulous nature of the late Robert Johnson's conviction, and describing the gritty details of his lynching and mutilation amidst roaring and cheering crowds.

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1952 Sept. 19

Peace Conference of the Asian and Pacific Regions (1952 : Beijing, China)

Preparatory committee for Peace Conference of the Asian and Pacific Regions bulletin number 17

Beijing (China) - Featuring Conference Chairman James G. Endicott's "Hope for the Asian and Pacific Peace Conference."

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1928

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

The American Negro

Rough draft of prospective reference entry 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, i031, i033.

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1946 Oct.

Konvitz, Milton Ridvas, 1908-

The Negro in American law

Ithaca (N.Y.) - Concerning inequalities in the United States that are legally sanctioned.

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1952 Sept. 30

Peace Conference of the Asian and Pacific Regions (1952 : Beijing, China)

Preparatory committee for Peace Conference of the Asian and Pacific Regions bulletin number 28

Beijing (China) - Featuring Liu Ning I's "Statement ... Protesting the Action of the Japanese Government in Refusing Passports to and in Manhandling of the Japanese Peace Delegates."

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1956 July

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

Negroes and the campaign of 1956

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois's article on the African-American vote for the Chicago "Defender," as commissioned by Metz T. P. Lochard (mums312-b145-i391), describing the key factors in the 1956 election and outlining a series of articles the "Defender" should run thereon.

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