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1959 May 4

New York Times Company

Prize pleases Du Bois U.S. writer says Lenin Award will pay "the grocery bill"

New York (N.Y.) - Moscow-based report of W. E. B. Du Bois's reception of the Lenin Peace Prize and comments on his relationship to the Communist Party.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Aug. 31

New York Times Company

Leader of march a man of dignity Randolph deeply influenced in youth by Dr. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the influence of the late W. E. B. Du Bois on March on Washington leader Asa Philip Randolph.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 May 22

New York Times Company

Music composed by Negroes heard

New York (N.Y.) - Reviewing the May 21 performance by the New York Chamber Orchestra under the direction of conductor Dean Dixon and describing the music's "spiritual kinship, as Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois... pointed out in a brief talk after the intermission."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928 May 14

New York Times Company

Thomas H. Tibbels, populist leader, dies Party's nominee in 1904 for the vice presidency was one of John Brown's raiders

Omaha (Neb.) - Noting the death of his Populist Party leader and providing a succinct summary of his life and political achievements.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Aug. 28

New York Times Company

W. E. B. Du Bois dies in Ghana; Negro leader and author, 95

New York (N.Y.) - The Times's coverage of the death of W. E. B. Du Bois and recap of his life's trajectory, achievements, and legacy.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers