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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

1912 Oct. 12

Oppenheim, James, 1882-1932

The lynching of Robert Johnson

New York (N.Y.) - Taken from volume 73, number 3332 of this New York weekly, and addressing the nebulous nature of the late Robert Johnson's conviction, and describing the gritty details of his lynching and mutilation amidst roaring and cheering crowds.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers