Paris (France) - Concerning greater trade relations between France and African American business owners in an effort to assuage prejudices of the French people. Contains extract from a second letter.
1921 Dec. 7
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
Africa - Typed draft of article published in the New Republic, referencing the Pan-African Congress in London, Brussels, and Paris; discusses the colonies in Africa and colonization; criticizes the exploitive nature of France.
1918 Feb. 20
Danley, Mary B.
Pasadena (Calif.) - Concerning praise for Du Bois on his 50th birthday, U.S. Democracy, and the interactions of French and Senegalese soldiers during World War I.
United States . Army . Infantry Regiment, 368th
France - Reporting medical cases during the French-Argonne campaign. Most likely collected for W. E. B. Du Bois' proposed book "The Black Man in the Wounded World".
1861 Jan. 15
Lyman, Benjamin Smith, 1835-1920
Paris (France) - Lyman writes to accompany a small geological map of France, to be sent by way of an acquaintance returning to the U. S. He provides Mr. Lesley with a comparison of "water blast" machines and other processes used at the bloomery forges in the Valley of Andorra and those in the Southern U. S. Lyman requests that one of the reservoir pens Mr. Lesley favors be shipped to him in Fra... more