Gallery view

1950 Sept. 18

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

The United States and peace

New York (N.Y.) - Per the Review's solicitation (mums312-b129-i201), providing Du Bois's assessment of the Peace Movement in the United States, the impact of the Fascist movement upon that nation's various population groups, and the appreciable "development and advance" of Czechoslovakia witnessed during his recent sojourn.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1920

Nation Associates (New York, N.Y.)

Marcus Garvey

New York (N.Y.) - Discusses the success of Marcus Garvey's Universal Negro Improvement Association. Compares Garvey to Billy Sunday. Describes the parceling of Africa as unnatural. Regrets that Garvey has attacked Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 Nov. 5

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

Pan African Congress entry in the Handbook of International organizations

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the organization of the Pan African Congress.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 July

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

A message to the American Negro from Rabindranath Tagore

New York (N.Y.) - Reproducing in full, and commenting upon, the statement by the Indian poet calling for "race consciousness" and relaying a universal message in defiance of "the artificial limitations of race." See also mums312-b183-i047, and mums312-b183-i409 for original rendering.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951

Perry, Jennings, 1900-1987

U. S. has better things to do than prosecute Dr. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Discussing that the National Council of Arts, Sciences and Professions is gathering signatures against the indictment of W. E. B. Du Bois and mentioning that peace does not have a nationality. Reprinted by the National Council of Arts, Sciences and Professions.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Apr.

Walden, Daniel

Contemporary opposition to the political and educational ideas of Booker T. Washington

New York (N.Y.) - Walden sends Du Bois his article as a small tribute to his inspiring intellectual leadership (see annotation in bottom right corner); analyzes Booker T. Washington's beliefs against contemporary political and educational ideas; makes many references to and analysis of the works of Du Bois, especially "Souls of Black Folk" and "Dusk of Dawn."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1917

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

Article on Frederick Douglass

New York (N.Y.) - Article on the life and work of Frederick Douglass.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945

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

Passage by W. E. B. Du Bois for New Leader

New York (N.Y.) - Exploring and lameting Franklin D. Roosevelt's politically-founded cause of death; he fought "a primitive ferocious battle in order to finish his work. The battle was unnecessary; it accomplished no major objects; it was fought on no real difference of opinion."

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

1928 Jan.

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

Krigwa, 1928

New York (N.Y.) - In the "Postscript" column of the "Crisis," Du Bois's announcement of the prizes to be awarded by the magazine that year, under the guises of the Charles W. Chesnutt Honorarium, the Amy Spingarn Prizes for Literature and Art, and the Economic Prizes; describing their respective origins, aims, deadlines, award amounts, and sponsors; and encouraging readers to be in touch... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers