Gallery view

1924 Oct. 14

Deuel, Nora Quain

In Reply-etc

Tarrytown (N.Y.) - Reaction to an article by W. E. B. Du Bois about Southern attitudes towards African Americans.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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

1923 Nov. 1

This Negro brute turned out to be a white man

United States - An unidentified paper's account of a "black brute"'s turning out to be indeed a 50-year-old white man "and a member of one of the most prominent white families" in Lexington, Kentucky.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1909

Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen and Enginemen . Magazine

Brotherhood of locomotive firemen and enginemen

United States - List of officials in the brotherhood with some notes about various people in the list. Article describes the positive state of the brotherhood in the south. Reports on pay scale for railroad workers and percentage of white and black workers. Praises the railroads for dismissing black workers in favor of "far superior" white workers. Reports on bad working conditions with the Louisv... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935

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

The Emancipation Proclamation

United States - Typed draft of unpublished article detailing a "young brown" girl's experience with racism in Meridian, Mississippi.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Nov. 1

Fuller, Helen

New Confederacy

Washington (D.C.) - Discussing the "Dixiecrat rebellion," the Southern State's plan to take over the entire Democratic Party in the 1948 and 1952 elections.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Mar.

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

Dalton, Georgia

United States - Typed draft of article published in the Crisis concerning Dalton, Georgia, the town where Juliette Derricotte was fatally injured; recounting the accident and how she was turned away from area hospitals.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906 Nov.

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

The tragedy of Atlanta

Nashville (Tenn.) - Article on the Atlanta race riots broken into two parts: "From the point of view of the whites" by John Temple Graves, and "From the point of view of the Negroes" by W. E. B. Du Bois. Published in "The World Today"

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923

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

From Savannah to the Red Sea

United States - A draft of an article concerning the disenfranchisement of African American voters in municipal elections in Savannah and other Southern cities.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Sept.

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

The bourbon south

Southern States - Typed draft of article published in the Crisis, concerning politics and culture in the South.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers