Gallery view

1890 Dec. 5

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

Value

Cambridge (Mass.) - A fortnightly theme written for Du Bois's English 12 course at Harvard. Expressing his ideas on the value of goods.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Apr.

Emergency Civil Liberties Committee (U.S.)

Hate groups and the Un-American Activities Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the murders of Tom Parkinson and Stephen Mann Thomas and various other isolated but not random acts of hate and violence, and exploring how pervasive "anti-ism" ... effects, or indeed provokes, "ideological genocide -- racial elimination in theory if not in practice."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1891 Jan. 9

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

The American girl

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

1937

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

The best working definition of the word Negro

Definition of who will be referred to in the proposed "Encyclopedia of the Negro" when using the word Negro.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1968 Jan. 14

Entin, David Hudson

VIP's and progress

Qu?ng Ngãi (Vietnam) - Typed on typewriter paper. Describes visits of US politicians and other important people, including Indiana Senator Birch Bayh, thought to be progressive and young, but not very impressive, more interested in photo ops, and would not take a stand on the war. Other visitors included General Chapman, recently appointed Commandant of the Marine Corps, and Congressman William Hungate.

David Entin Papers

1952 Sept. 30

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

Bulletin number 27

Beijing (China) - Featuring Japanese Delegate Yoshitar? Hirano's essay on "The Speeding Up of Japanese Rearmament," and Jiichiro Natsumoto's remarks on "Friendship and Unity among the Asian Peoples -- The Only Road to World Peace."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1967 Oct. 15

Entin, David Hudson

Progress and reporting

Qu?ng Ngãi (Vietnam) - Typed on typewriter paper. Questioning whether progress is being made. Believes assessments may prove to be subjective and that military has "strong tendency to report a rosy picture." Computer system analysis seems suspect to Entin and at best shows it will take 55 months to "win" war.

David Entin Papers

1890 Oct. 3

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

Autumn leaves

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

1952 Jan.

Kahn, Albert Eugene, 1912-1979

The case of O. John Rogge

New York (N.Y.) - Describing his experience of O. John Rogge's testimony in the case against the Peace Information Center brought by the Dept. of Justice; discussing elements and precedents of the case; and outlining the trajectory of Rogge's involvement in the peace movement.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 June 19

DuBois, Rachel Davis

Building tolerant attitudes in high school students

Pitman (N.J.) - DuBois's expose on how to promote tolerance and open-mindedness in high school classrooms, submitted for print in the 1931 "Crisis" Education number. See mums312-b188-i417 for fragments of later version.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers