Gallery view

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

1947 Oct. 29

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

African Negroes petition the United Nations for help in removing discrimination

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the scope, structure, aims, origins, and contributors of the Association's petition to the United Nations, for publication in the journal "Common Sense."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Nov. 3

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Press reaction to the NAACP United Nations Petition

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the reaction in the press to the NAACP's petition to the United Nations, and citing from various periodicals' editorial pieces thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956 July

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

Negroes and the campaign of 1956

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois's article on the African-American vote for the Chicago "Defender," as commissioned by Metz T. P. Lochard (mums312-b145-i391), describing the key factors in the 1956 election and outlining a series of articles the "Defender" should run thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923

Dixon, Roland Burrage, 1875-1934

The racial history of men

New York (N.Y.) - A brief excerpt describing (biologically) the proto-Astraloid and comparing same with the proto-Negroid.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Oct. 22

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

NAACP Petitions the United Nations for equal rights for Negroes

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the scope, structure, aims, origins, and contributors of the Association's petition to the United Nations, for publication in the journal "Opportunity."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967

Concerning the singing of spirituals today

New York (N.Y.) - A spare piece "to be used in an emergency" with Hughes's weekly "Defender" column, discussing the nature of performing spirituals and citing from W. E. B. Du Bois's description thereof in "the most beautiful pages ever written about music in our country," in a chapter of "Souls of Black Folk."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Oct. 16

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Afro-Americans petition the United Nations for equal rights

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the scope, structure, aims, origins, and contributors of the Association's petition to the United Nations, for publication in the magazine "Pan-Africa."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923

Dixon, Roland Burrage, 1875-1934

Berbers and blacks

New York (N.Y.) - Various excerpts on the ever-present reference to Berber culture affiliated with Algerian and other African soldiers in the Sudan, and discussion of the origins of the "Negro race."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Mar.

Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938

Religion and the Negro

New York (N.Y.) - Darrow's "Crisis" feature on the religious identities, leanings, institutions, and activities of African Americans.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers