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1917

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

Colonel Charles Young

United States - A typed draft of an article concerning Charles Young, the first African American to achieve the rank of colonel in the United States army.

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1941 May 17

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

As the crow flies

Printed in New York Amsterdam News. This installment of Du Bois' column discusses "The Tradition of Fisk," Springfield, Illinois," and "Cleveland and Chicago."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946

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

A cup of cocoa and chocolate drops

Great Britain - Typed draft of unpublished article concerning the cocoa trade and economic conditions in Africa.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935

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

Educational restrictions

Typed draft of unpublished article concerning Du Bois' opinion on the "attempt to restrict higher education."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930

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

Introduction to folk songs

Typed draft of unpublished introduction to a performance of African American folk music and dancing.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1895

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

The aim and method of religious work in college

Hand-written draft of unpublished article discussing religiousness with the lack of religion at Wilberforce University; discusses the importance of doing religious work while in college and the empathy it creates.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Dec.

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

Preface

Typed draft of article published in the Crisis as a preface to Helen Bryan's article, "Max Yergan, Uplifter of South Africa."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 July 10

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

Dr. Du Bois on Negro America

United States - Typed draft of an article published in the New York Sunday Compass. This article reports on the current state of racial inequality in the United States. Topics include the disenfranchisement of African Americans in the South, income inequality, segregation in education, the complacency of Christian churches in racial discrimination, and segregation in public accommodation and civil r... more

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1941 Feb. 22

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

As the crow flies

Printed in New York Amsterdam News. This installment of Du Bois' column discusses Fisk University and their stance on war.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Sept.

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

A crisis at Fisk

Typed draft of article published in the Nation, concerning Fisk University and "Negro education."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers