Gallery view

1915

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

Outline of Seven gifts of Ethiopia

Three different drafts of an outline of this pageant designed to illustrate "the part which the American Negro has played in the making of America."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1915

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

Outline of Seven gifts of Ethiopia

Fragment of outline of a series of ideas and sequences on this pageant designed to illustrate "the part which the American Negro has played in the making of America." See mums312-b233-i043 and i045 for more complete renderings.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1915

Star of Ethiopia advertisement

Silk screened flier to advertise the October 11, 13, and 15 productions of "The Star of Ethiopia," printed at engravers on West 43rd st. in New York.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1914

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

Star of Ethiopia

An early draft of the proceedings of the pageant's five scenes.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1915

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

Star of Ethiopia scrapbook

A compilation of clippings, news features, articles, and mementos from the 1915 production of "The Star of Ethiopia."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1915

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

Outline of Seven gifts of Ethiopia

Outlining a series of ideas and sequences on this pageant designed to illustrate "the part which the American Negro has played in the making of America."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1913

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

Lateral timeline for Nine tales of black folk

Mapping out the pivotal events in 3,000 years of history as compiled in mums312-b233-i034 and i035.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941

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

Timeline for Nine tales of black folk

Outlining the major dates and events within ancient and contemporary history of the black races, from 50,000 B.C. to 2000 A.D., and in Europe, Africa, and Asia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1915

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

Outline of Jewel of Ethiopia

Outlining the 6 basic episodes of the "masque." See also mums312-b233-i030 through i032 for additional notes.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1913

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

Notes on Pageant of Negro history

Outlining the key scenes in the pageant, providing instructions for stage directions, and listing the characters who will require costumes.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers