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1956

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

The foreign born

United States - Most likely from a speech delivered to the American Committee for Protection of the Foreign Born discussing the history of the treatment of immigrants by other immigrants in the United States and conflict between immigrants and African Americans.

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

1948 Aug.

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

From McKinley to Wallace

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois's observations of his thinking about the past fifty years of presidential campaigns, from the 1896 William McKinley campaign to the 1948 Henry Wallace campaign.

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

1957 July 7

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

The independocrat at the dinner table

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois recalls a dinner discussion on the subject of liberals, elections, Communists, independents, the United States Congress and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

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

1955 Nov. 28

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

The wealth of the west vs. a chance for exploited mankind

New York (N.Y.) - Discussing the exploitation of Africa by Europe and the United States, colonialism, the recent Geneva Conference, and accumulation of wealth by colonial powers. Taken from a speech by Du Bois given in Chicago on October 28 under the auspices of "The Committee to Further the Goals of Geneva". See mums292-b001-i100 for original speech. Verso contains articles on capita... more

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

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