Gallery view

1950 Jan.

Singer, Henry A.

An Analysis of the New York Press treatment of the Peace Conference at the Waldorf-Astoria

New York (N.Y.) - Reprinted from "The Journal of Educational Sociology" volume 23, number 5. Concerning the condemning of the World Peace Conference held in New York, as communist inspired, and the refusal by the State Department of visas for delegates.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Oct.

Foote, Caleb, 1917-2006

Politics and freedom

New York (N.Y.) - Article on less government. Appeared in Fellowship, Oct. 1948.

Caleb Foote Papers

1946 May

Foote, Caleb, 1917-2006

Prison is revenge

New York (N.Y.) - Article on problems of imprisonment and crime and punishment. Appeared in Fellowship, May 1946.

Caleb Foote Papers

1956 Feb. 19

New York Times Company

100 urge review of foreign policy

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the "bold initiative" congressmen were asked to take in a recent petition (mums312-b145-i200); summarizing its principal pleas; and describing the backgrounds and agendas of its major proponents.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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

1956 July

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

Negroes and the campaign of 1956

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois's article on the African-American vote for the Chicago "Defender," as commissioned by Metz T. P. Lochard (mums312-b145-i391), describing the key factors in the 1956 election and outlining a series of articles the "Defender" should run thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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

1952

Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967

Concerning the singing of spirituals today

New York (N.Y.) - A spare piece "to be used in an emergency" with Hughes's weekly "Defender" column, discussing the nature of performing spirituals and citing from W. E. B. Du Bois's description thereof in "the most beautiful pages ever written about music in our country," in a chapter of "Souls of Black Folk."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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

1945 Jan. 29

Buell, Raymond Leslie, 1896-1946

The United States and Liberia

New York (N.Y.) - Describing and assessing at extreme length the status of diplomatic relations between the U.S. and Liberia, on the eve of the latter's centenary.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers