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1919

Crisis (Firm)

The Black Man in the Revolution of 1914-1918

New York (N.Y.) - Article from The Crisis written by Du Bois announcing that the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People plans to publish a "scientific and exhaustive history of the black man in the Great War." The article, "The Black Man in the Revolution of 1914-1918," briefly talks about what they have gathered about the "black man in the Great War."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Sept. 10

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

Georgia torment of a state

New York (N.Y.) - Originally published in "These United States", edited by Ernest Gruening. Charting the history of labor exploitation of white and black workers in Georgia following the Civil War and efforts by the capitalist class to divide them.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1903 Oct. 17

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

The training of Negroes for social power

New York (N.Y.) - Discussing the importance of training "Negroes" for social power, equality, and abolition of racial discrimination.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1900 Nov.

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

The American Negro at Paris

New York (N.Y.) - Discussing the progress and history of the "American Negro;" discusses the Paris Exposition and the United States section, where the "exhibit of American Negroes at the Paris Exposition" will be on display.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956 Jan. 2

National Guardian

National Guardian vol. 8, no. 11

New York (N.Y.) - Featuring a cover story by W. E. B. Du Bois entitled "Let's Restore Democracy to America," and articles concerning the recent summons of the National Guardian's editors to appear before the Senate Internal Security subcommittee, Smith Act victims, welfare, the Montgomery Bus Boycott, and letters to the editor.

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