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1913 Jan. – 1913 Oct.

Christian Work

Various clippings on W. E. B. Du Bois lecture tour

Collection of diverse news clippings covering W. E. B. Du Bois's 1913 lectures across the U.S., at various universities, colleges, clubs, and private organizations.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 July 20

Globe Newspaper co.

Negroes, too, observe Boston's tercentenary Descendants of early freedmen, through society here, preserve relics and data of colonial times

Boston (Mass.) - Describing African Americans' efforts to trace their history in the state of Massachusetts.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Sept. 26

Weekly Guardian Associates (Firm)

A farewell to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Coverage of the funeral proceedings for W. E. B. Du Bois, featuring reprints of his notable quotes and fatalistic "final message" of June 26th, in which he bids good-bye to the people and things in the world. Also features partial articles on attempts to get John F. Kennedy to sign a Civil Rights bill and protests following the bombing of a Birmingham, Alabama church i... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Sept. 21

Los Angeles People's World

Journalist to address banquet honoring Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois

Los Angeles (Calif.) - A description of the October 20th People's World Banquet to be held at the U.N., featuring Charles P. Howard's remarks, and honoring the late W. E. B. Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Feb. 8

Globe and mail

Rally's accolade of peace awarded to Soviet China

Toronto (Ont.) - Describing the attendance, aims, and some proceedings of the February 7th Canadian Peace Congress at Massey Hall, featuring an address by W. E. B. Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Feb. 5

Henry, Jan

Former hts. minister memorializes N.A.A.C.P. founder, Dr. Wm. Du Bois

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Henry's description of a recent memorial service held for the late W. E. B. Du Bois and featuring remarks by the Reverend William Howard Melish.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Aug. 29

Prof. William Du Bois

Berlin (Germany) - The Zeitung's coverage of the recent death of W. E. B. Du Bois and summary of his life accomplishments and overall trajectory. See mums312-b156-i210 for tiny front-page feature.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Sept. 1

Daily Worker (New York)

Marchers pause to mourn Du Bois; father of Negro liberation movement

New York (N.Y.) - An account of the recognition of Du Bois's death by freedom marchers in Washington, and a review of the civil rights leader's profound impact on the fight for racial equality in the U.S. and throughout Africa and the world.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957 May 25

Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977

W. E. B. Du Bois and his monumental literary efforts

- Shirley's exposé of Du Bois's stellar literary career and description of his major publications; including photos of noteworthy moments in his life, and a feature by Roger Didier on "Ordeal of Mansart."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Feb. 23

Afro-American Newspapers

Dr. Du Bois at 92 A living legend

Washington (D.C.) - Elizabeth M. Oliver's profile and tribute to W. E. B. Du Bois upon his 92nd birthday, describing the principal accomplishments of his career to date.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers