Gallery view

1944 Oct. 24

Capital Times (Madison, Wis.)

Seek to Sway Members of U. Club on Negroes Student group works for favorable vote

Madison (Wis.) - Describing recent protests at the University of Wisconsin occasioned by Arthur Burke's dismissal from the University club, and responding to years of housing discrimination at the institution.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Nov. 1

This Negro brute turned out to be a white man

United States - An unidentified paper's account of a "black brute"'s turning out to be indeed a 50-year-old white man "and a member of one of the most prominent white families" in Lexington, Kentucky.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961

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

Stages in the study of Negroes in the United States

An excerpt from a Soviet anthropology journal featuring an article by Du Bois translated into Russian.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Aug.

Norfolk Journal and Guide

19,000 students in U.S. college Over 2,000 graduates in June. Crisis says: notable educational events listed

Norfolk (Va.) - Reporting on the "Crisis" magazine's coverage of increased rates of enrollment and graduation among African American students in higher education, and citing from Du Bois's comments thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Aug. 14

McCabe, F. D.

The Negro in the United States army

New Orleans (La.) - The First Lieutenant Camp Champlain's rebuttal of claims of discriminatory practices at Camp Alexander, and commending the armed forces on their service and accomplishments; verso bears a piece on conferences "of all Denominations at work among Negroes" to be held that September in New York, as convened by Bishop Wilbur P. Thirkield.

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

1919 Mar. 4

Baltimore News

Court-martial unfair New trial granted Negro troopers convicted of attacking woman

Baltimore (Md.) - A "Baltimore News" feature clipped by Henry Romeike, Inc., on the conferral of a new trial to the 18 officers convicted of assaulting a white girl at Camp Grant; see also mums312-b165-i415-i416.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938

National Negro Digest

Milwaukee's Consumer Co-Op

Milwaukee (Wis.) - Discusses the Cooperative movement and a cooperative grocery story in Milwaukee. Article written by J. Neal Hughley.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956 Jan. 16

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

The Negro in America today

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the lack of thorough social science research in measuring the advancement of civil rights amongst African Americans.

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