Gallery view

1906

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

Notes on unidentified story

Brief pencilled lines on thought, the sea, and a set of kisses.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906

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

Katie's hair [notes]

Choppy notes on a story of a certain Katie's hair, "color and face," "soul and mind," family, and sobbing in harmony with the sound of the sea.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906

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

Notes on The milkman

Brief pencilled notes on a prospective story about a bullying milkman, choppily outlining his life's misadventurous trajectory.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906

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

Plot of a story [notes]

Notes on a story about a young colored real estate agent, a client he is working for, and the dilemma they both face as a result.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906

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

Poor boo and the boo-daddy [notes]

Rather sparse notes on the sequence of events in this mysterious tale involving an emissary, a cinema, and a demon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906

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

The segregation of Thomas [notes]

Choppily outlining the sequence of events of a story about a certain Thomas's "sordid outlook" upon the sale of a homestead.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906

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

The restaurant [notes]

Sparse notes on a story involving a "colored couple" in a restaurant.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906

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

Short stories [notes]

Briefly noting the titles of two propsective stories: "The Secret Singer" and "The Black Fox."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906

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

The blasphemer / The Christ and the shoulder [notes]

Choppy notes on two different stories, one of an old preacher and his grandson, the other on interactions between a "colored girl and white man."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906

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

The damnation of Son Jones [notes]

Atlanta (Ga.) - Choppily outlining the sequence of events in a story in which a "pretty black baby" goes to school, goes to work, and faces extraordinarily adverse circumstances.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers