Gallery view

1923

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

From Savannah to the Red Sea

United States - A list of magazines for potential submission of the article "From Savannah to the Red Sea."

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

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

1934

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

A message to the youth of Asia

United States - Expressing the sympathy of American Negroes for "their brothers in Africa and the West Indies" and pledging they shall "not forget these darker elements of fellowship and co-operation." Prepared for the New History Society. See also mums312-b071-i183, i184.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1917

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

Colonel Charles Young

United States - A typed draft of an article concerning Charles Young, the first African American to achieve the rank of colonel in the United States army.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946

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

A cup of cocoa and chocolate drops

Great Britain - Typed draft of unpublished article concerning the cocoa trade and economic conditions in Africa.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 July 10

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

Dr. Du Bois on Negro America

United States - Typed draft of an article published in the New York Sunday Compass. This article reports on the current state of racial inequality in the United States. Topics include the disenfranchisement of African Americans in the South, income inequality, segregation in education, the complacency of Christian churches in racial discrimination, and segregation in public accommodation and civil r... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 July

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

Should a treaty of peace be made with Germany and the relations of Berlin normalized

United States - Typed draft of unpublished article discussing Germany's foreign relations.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Mar. 2

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

As the crow flies

United States - Printed in New York Amsterdam News. This installment of Du Bois' column features "The New York Times," "McCrorey," "In Darkest Mississippi," and "A Student writes from California."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 July

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

Liberia, the league and the United States

Liberia - Typed draft of article published in Foreign Affairs, discussing industry, policy, and government in Liberia, as well as her relations with the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers