Gallery view

1963 Aug. 31

M. V. Strong talks

Briefly noting the late August death of W. E. B. Du Bois and citing from the N.A.A.C.P.'s Roy Wilkins on his life and achievements.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Aug. 31

Perry, Chris J.

Life of irony ends Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois dies on eve of march he suggested in 1903

Philadelphia (Pa.) - Perry's account of the particularly ironic timing of W. E. B. Du Bois death, and assessment of his life's achievements.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Sept. 7

Norfolk Journal and Guide

Dr. Du Bois' 'last message to world' his eulogy Historian-author given Ghana state funeral

Norfolk (Va.) - Describing the funeral proceedings in Accra for W. E. B. Du Bois and citing from his "final message" of June 26, in which he bids a bittersweet goodbye to the things of this life.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Sept.

Unitarians to hold memorial for DuBois

Noting the time, place, and prospective proceedings of a September 8th memorial to be held at All Souls Unitarian Church in honor of the memory of W. E. B. Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Aug. 31

Indianapolis Recorder (Indianapolis, Ind.)

Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois dies in Africa N.A.A.C.P. founder, author succumbs at age 95

Indianapolis (Ind.) - The Recorder's coverage of the death of W. E. B. Du Bois and summary and praise of his long and productive career as author and activist.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Aug. 29

Zem?el dr. W. E. B. du Bois

Prague (Czech Republic) - An account of the death and legacy of W. E. B. Du Bois from the official paper of the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Aug. 28

Williams, Sidney, 1909-1992

A Negro leader

Chicago (Ill.) - Williams's reflections on the passing of "one of the greatest scholars and social architects of modern times."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Sept.

Solemn state funeral given Dr. DuBois

Describing the state funeral given for W. E. B. Du Bois in Accra, Ghana, and outlining the major achievements of his long life and career.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Sept.

Memorial program to honor W. E. B. Du Bois

Noting the time, place, and prospective proceedings of the September 22nd W. E. B. Du Bois memorial to be held in Chicago.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Aug. 31

Duckett, Alfred

Du Bois: a great man passes

- Alfred Duckett's account of the life, legacy, and recent death of W. E. B. Du Bois.

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