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

1919 Mar. 9

McGhee, Mattie

Some race women

Camp Sherman (Ohio) - Describing the service, performance, and backgrounds of nine colored female nurses stationed at the Camp Sherman Base Hospital; see mums312-b165-i038 for photo.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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

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United States - Typed draft of unpublished article discussing the history of "the Negro" starting from 800 through the "rape of Africa to establish slave labor in America;" discusses socialism and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

1961 Apr.

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

The United States and the Negro

Typed draft of an article published in Freedomways in which Du Bois chronicles the history of African Americans from the Civil War through Reconstruction and its backlash and into the Civil Rights Movement and the national liberation movements in Africa.

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

1921 June

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

Memorandum on the contributions of the Negro to American life

Typed draft of article published in the Pacific Review as "The Contribution of the Negro to American Life and Culture," listing "Negro" contributions in order of their importance: labor, art, literature, social uplift, and exploration and defense.

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