Gallery view

1941

Hope, John, 1909-

Negro self-help Rochdale style

United States - Study of efforts to establish cooperative business among black citizens in five cities and towns including Gary, Ind., Washington D.C., New Haven, Conn., Chicago, and Howard, Miss. that follow the Rochdale Principles.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961

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

Negro history, 800-1961

United States - Typed draft of unpublished article discussing the history of "the Negro" starting from 800 through the "rape of Africa to establish slave labor in America;" discusses socialism and communism and their effect on "the American Negroes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956

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

How united are Negroes

United States - Printed in National Guardian. Questioning the unity of "the Negro group in America" throughout American history.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1917 July 14

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

The colored workingman

United States - Typed draft of article published in the Independent as "The Passing of Jim Crow," discussing race relations, social conditions of "Negroes," and slavery in the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 May

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

Insanity

United States - Printed in National Guardian. Du Bois voices his concern over his "crazy nation," that "deliberately distorts history," though admits to feeling "uplifted by the revolt of Negro students in America;" Argues for civil rights and discusses United States history and the use of propaganda. Notes the upcoming elections and insists on the importance of senators and congressman. Publ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925

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

The history of the Negro in the United States

United States - Draft of an article briefly summarizing the history of African Americans in the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1903 Dec.

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

Training of Negroes for social power

Wilberforce (Ohio) - Discussing the importance of training "Negroes" for social power, equality, and abolition of racial discrimination.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948

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

Civil rights for Negroes

United States - Typed draft of unpublished article concerning civil rights and the work of the Rosenwald Fund as well as the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People; provides a brief history of opinions of the "Negro" in United States' history.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Feb.

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

The war to preserve slavery

United States - Printed in National Guardian. Arguing that the United States civil war was actually "the war to preserve slavery" and that our history is being "rewritten and the Negro painted as a contented slave, a lazy freedman, a thieving voter, and today happily integrated into American life." Published as "The Lie of History as it is Taught Today"

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1904 Aug.

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

What intellectual training is doing for the American Negro

United States - Examining how the "Negro problem" has changed from 1870-1900.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers