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Gallery view

1915 Oct. 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to the directors of the National Pageant and Dramatic Association

Itemizing and totalling the expenses to be incurred (and paid by the Horizon Guild) by the production of "Star of Ethiopia."

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

1916

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

Star of Ethiopia production contract

Unsigned agreement outlining the terms of the Horizon Guild's management of the Philadelphia production of "Star of Ethiopia"; noting its according financial obligations; and specifying other requirements for both parties involved.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1915

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

Cost of pageant

Comparing side by side the expected expenses of "Star of Ethiopia" productions in Washington and Philadelphia. See mums312-b233-i087, i088 for individual renderings.

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

1913

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

Notes on Pageant of Negro history

Noting the various logistical and material requirements for the work's production and suggesting that it run in Boston, Philadelphia, and Chicago, following its run in New York.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1914

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

Outline of Star of Ethiopia

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

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1915

Star of Ethiopia musical score

One page of the musical accompaniment to "Star of Ethiopia" with a note to W. E. B. Du Bois at margin.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1915

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

Cost of pageant (Washington)

Estimating the whopping $5,292 expenses to be incurred by the Washington production of "Star of Ethiopia" -- $1,192.38 over that predicted for Philadelphia (see mums312-b233-i087, i088).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1916

Philadelphia Pageant Committee

Star of Ethiopia ticket order form

Blank form distributed by the Philadelphia Pageant Committee for ordering tickets to the May 1916 performance of "Star of Ethiopia" of recipients' choice.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers