Gallery view

1948

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

The Negro progressives

Du Bois makes the argument for why black Americans should support the Progressive Party,

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1956

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

The foreign born

United States - Most likely from a speech delivered to the American Committee for Protection of the Foreign Born discussing the history of the treatment of immigrants by other immigrants in the United States and conflict between immigrants and African Americans.

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1959 Feb.

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Travels of W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Describing W. E. B, Du Bois' travel in China during his 91st birthday, his inability to travel to the All-African People's Conference in Accra, Ghana due to illness, and his subsequent travel to the Soviet Union and China.

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1961 Feb. 13

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

American Negroes and Africa's rise to freedom

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois' "Negro History Week" column in which he examines the contrasts in the freedom struggles among Africans in Africa and the United States. Verso features the "last written work" by Louis E. Burnham which discusses the progress of African Americans for freedom.

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1957 June 10

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

Colombo no peace delegate from U.S.

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning an upcoming peace conference in Colombo, Ceylon in which no delegate from the United States will be present.

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1948 Aug.

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

From McKinley to Wallace

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois's observations of his thinking about the past fifty years of presidential campaigns, from the 1896 William McKinley campaign to the 1948 Henry Wallace campaign.

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1961 May 15

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

A logical program for a free Congo

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois recalls the history of the Congo from the 15th Century to today. Discusses recent events involving Patrice Lumumba, Belgium, and Moise Tshombe. Verso contains an article by Robert E. Light on recent conflicts between Walter Reuther and George Meany over the recent merger of the AFL and CIO.

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1957 July 8

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

Watchword for Negroes register and vote

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois reflects on the message of registering to vote at the recent Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom march in Washington.

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1957 July 7

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

The independocrat at the dinner table

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois recalls a dinner discussion on the subject of liberals, elections, Communists, independents, the United States Congress and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

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1963 Aug. 31

Ghanaian Times

The Ghanaian times vol. VI no. 1,704

Accra (Ghana) - Features articles on: the treason trial of two former government Cabinet Ministers, the death of W. E. B. Du Bois, the recent March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, and horse racing tips.

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