Gallery view

1956

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

The Negro voter [fragment]

United States - Instructing black Americans register and vote but to "take special pains to learn what voting means today".

James Aronson-W. E. B. Du Bois Collection

1919 June

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

An essay toward a history of the black man in the great war [fragment]

Fragment of a larger article from the vol. 18 no. 2 June 1919 edition of the Crisis. Recounting the efforts of the 368th Regiment during World War I. Most likely for W. E. B. Du Bois' proposed book "The Black Man in the Wounded World".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957 Feb. 11

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

Will the great Gandhi live again [fragment]

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois reflects on the philosophy of Mahatma Gandhi, looks back at his own attitudes about war and peace, and discusses the manifestation of Gandhian philosophy in the civil rights movement in Montgomery, Alabama.

James Aronson-W. E. B. Du Bois Collection

1952

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

How the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People began

New York (N.Y.) - A reprint of Ovington's 1914 history of the Association, now listing its 1952 officers and board members.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956

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

A bitter battle is shaping up [fragment]

New York (N.Y.) - On the "disregard for law in the Southern United States" and its treatment of black citizens.

James Aronson-W. E. B. Du Bois Collection

1931 Dec. 9

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

The church and the color line

Typed draft of article published in the Christian Century as "Will the Church Remove the Color Line," exploring race relations and civil rights in the church.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925

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

Miscellaneous draft fragment on insurance

Typed draft fragment of article discussing insurance; arguing that insurance must not fall into private hands and that it should be dominated and conducted by the state.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1915

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

Schools

United States - Typed draft fragment of article concerning the history of education in the United States; quotes a Bill to aid in the establishment and temporary support of common schools.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955

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

Ghana

Typed draft fragment of article discussing Ghana and United States relations.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932

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

Voting in the South

Typed draft of unpublished article commenting on an article in the Crisis by J. S. Stemons on "Negro Suffrage in the South."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers