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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

1947

Robeson and Du Bois listed in 'Who's Who'

London (England) - Noting the recent addition of W. E. B. Du Bois's entry in the English biographical publication, joining Paul Robeson, whose name has been featured "for several years."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Feb.

Atchison daily

Noted colored man spoke here Mission is to avert trouble among the races

Atchison (Kan.) - Describing, citing from, commenting on, and summarizing the gist of W. E. B. Du Bois's speech at the Atchison high school on the potential effects of "the present race hatred."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923

Moore, H. A. (Hoyt Augustus), 1870-1958

Pen sketches of present-day Negro notables

Moore's assessment of the accomplishments and influence of the "suspiciously loved and widely hated" W. E. B. Du Bois and description of his basic tenets, leadership role, and competence.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Feb.

Detroit Free Press Co.

Negro editor will give lecture here Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois to speak at Second Baptist Church

Detroit (Mich.) - Announcing and advertising Du Bois's impending address at the Second Baptist Church on "The Negro and the War."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 Jan. – 1919 June

Sun (New York, N.Y.)

Assorted news clippings on W. E. B. Du Bois

A compilation of five short news pieces, documenting variously: Christopher Morley's endorsement of "The Souls of Black Folk" (New York Sun); Du Bois's mid-May address at the Indianapolis Y.M.C.A. (Indianapolis News); Du Bois's lecture on "Negro Troops in France" delivered in Omaha (Bee); coverage of "The Negro" (Boston Evening Transcript); and a "sharp, short and awakening... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Feb. 1

Buffalo express (Buffalo, N.Y.)

Sees future for Negro race in African culture Argument of Marcus Garvey, who denies styling himself an emperor

Buffalo (N.Y.) - An assessment of the role, identity, reputation, and influence of the leader Marcus Garvey.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Feb. 27 – 1923 Mar. 18

Greensboro news (Greensboro, N.C.)

Assorted news clippings on W. E. B. Du Bois

A compilation of news pieces treating W. E. B. Du Bois's distinction, reception, lecture tour, and views on the "Negro's place in history" and contemporary theories on "a separate Africa," published in February and March of 1923.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Feb. 23

Berkshire Eagle (Pittsfield, Mass.)

Dr. William DuBois, Barrington native has 92nd birthday

Pittsfield (Mass.) - Noting the Great Barrington-born "distinguished Negro"'s 92nd birthday and briefly summarizing his background, education, and vast accomplishments.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Feb.

Lohr, George

Ein leben für die gleichberechtigung der neger

Berlin (Germany) - Noting W. E. B. Du Bois's 95th birthday, relocation to Ghana, and affiliation with the Communist Party of the U.S.A.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers