Gallery view

1924 Dec. 17

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

The primitive black man

Africa - Du Bois's observations of life in West Africa

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1917 Oct.

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

The Negro's fatherland

New York (N.Y.) - Discussing the future of the Africa following the end of World War I.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1917 Dec.

African World

The African world [fragments]

Africa, Eastern - Pages from the December 1917 issue which contains articles on: German East Africa which notes General Smuts, Major General Sir Jacobus Van Deventer, and Brig. General Edward Northey; Africa during World War I: "Gold Coast Red Cross, Lady Clifford's Great Effort at Accra,"France and the Cameroons," and "French Colonial Africa, Record of Wise Colonisation and Promising Territory.... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1959 Mar. 3

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

China and Africa

China - Reprinting the speech Du Bois made on the occasion of his 91st birthday party at Peking University in China.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Sept. 28

Harris, Rex, 1920-

Welensky warning -- Africans would throw out whites

Salisbury (Zimbabwe) - Clipping describing Rhodesia and Nyasaland Primer Minister Roy Welensky's warning "that unless Britain discouraged black nationalism, another great part of Africa would be lost by the whites."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Aug. 15

First Friends Church (Whittier, Calif.)

Africa's challenge to Quakerism

Whittier (Calif.) - George Loft's coverage of the prospect of establishing "a Wider Quaker Fellowship in Africa" and the possibilities for such a project's relative success and reception.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1959

Paratroops on way to the Congo

- Brief note on "still tense" situation in Leopoldville, Congo, in wake of a recent Belgian battalion tour.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Nov. 7

Daily Herald (Great Britain)

Winfall of £481,097

London (England) - Newspaper clipping on dividends of the Belgian Congo Company, Tanganyika Concessions, South African Distilleries, and other companies, evidencing "a typical example of what we were discussing on Sunday" regarding colonial operations.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1911 Apr.

Greely, A. W. (Adolphus Washington), 1844-1935

National Geographic Magazine, volume 22, number 4 [fragment]

Washington (D.C.) - Six-page excerpt of Greely's feature on "Recent Geographical Advances" in Africa, from the April 1911 issue.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Feb. 24

Los Angeles Herald Dispatch

Keep African ties

Los Angeles (Calif.) - Describing enduring effects of colonial exploitation on the African content and noting "the pressure to keep silent on Africa and Asia and on white working-class movements."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers