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1906

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

A race riot

Atlanta (Ga.) - An unnamed mother hears of racial violence at a Carolina election at which her son lost; on the other side of the door, China is strewn and ruined; and a lone and nameless black woman darts from an oncoming mob in town.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950

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

A. D. 2150

A first-person narrative about a man who awakes from the dead in 2150 and encounters what is essentially a post-racial, pacifist, and socially equitable New York City, where the mayor is black, the neighborhoods are not segregated, the term "color line" is alien, and all human problems revolve around issues of art, faith, nature, illness, and other inherent vices to the human ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935

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

Black Hercules at the crossroads

A black Hercules, "trying to decide whether to go to Tuskegee or the CCC camp," meets two white men at the crossroads, is accosted by a preacher, meets an unfriendly crowd, and walks on to at last rest his eyes. Bears extensive pencilled revisions and edits in Du Bois's hand.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1895

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

Burghardt University some bits from the life of John L. Potter, A.M.

A first-person account by John L. Potter, sometime fellow of Johns Hopkins University, Professor of Greek and Latin at Burghardt University.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1895

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

Burghardt University some bits from the life of John Willis, A.M.

A first-person account by John Willis, Professor of Latin, Greek, and Mathematics at Wilberforce University.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906

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

Down to Jericho

Atlanta (Ga.) - A beaten-down entrepreneur gets advice from a Pullman porter and tackles the automobile trust that had previously robbed him of his idea and according patent, finding love on the way, and by train no less. See mums312-b236-i039 through i041 for alternate drafts; i042 for outline.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906

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

Down to Jericho

New York (N.Y.) - A beaten-down entrepreneur gets advice from a Pullman porter and tackles the automobile trust that had previously robbed him of his idea and according patent, finding love on the way, and by train no less. See mums312-b236-i038 through i040 for alternate drafts; i042 for outline.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906

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

Down to Jericho

New York (N.Y.) - A beaten-down entrepreneur gets advice from a Pullman porter and tackles the automobile trust that had previously robbed him of his idea and according patent, finding love on the way, and by train no less. See mums312-b236-i038 through i041 for alternate drafts; i042 for outline.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906

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

Down to Jericho

Atlanta (Ga.) - A beaten-down entrepreneur gets advice from a Pullman porter and tackles the automobile trust that had previously robbed him of his idea and according patent, finding love on the way, and by train no less. See mums312-b236-i038 through i041 for alternate drafts; i042 for outline.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906

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

Down to Jericho Scenario of a drama

A rough outline of a 5-act drama wherein a beaten-down entrepreneur gets advice from a Pullman porter and tackles the automobile trust that had previously robbed him of his idea and according patent, finding love on the way, and by train no less. See mums312-b236-i038 through i041 for drafts.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers