Gallery view

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

1919

Harris, Frank W.

Concerning the recent past and near future of the American Negro

Olympia (Wash.) - Harris writes on his experience in the war, noting that he was put "in command of colored troops;" relays his experience working with "Negro soldiers." Harris asks, "What is the future for these American Soldiers? I see none, although I believe the Negro gained more educationally by the war than the white man;" argues "no advice can be worse than urging him to fight for his rig... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Oct. 14

Deuel, Nora Quain

In Reply-etc

Tarrytown (N.Y.) - Reaction to an article by W. E. B. Du Bois about Southern attitudes towards African Americans.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931

Martin, Margaret Ross

The Negro in Cuba

Havana (Cuba) - Examining "the Negro in Cuba," paying special attention to his political status, economic status, his progress toward liberty, freedom, and peace, and his influence of American tourists on the situation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Oct. 17

Louisiana Weekly

Veteran's hospital here is moving toward integration

New Orleans (La.) - Article is pro-integration; explains that there is no segregation in the clinic, patients are treated in the order of which they arrived; copy of article produced by Southern Conference Educational Fund.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Sept. 10

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

Georgia torment of a state

New York (N.Y.) - Originally published in "These United States", edited by Ernest Gruening. Charting the history of labor exploitation of white and black workers in Georgia following the Civil War and efforts by the capitalist class to divide them.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1912 Jan.

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

Black Durham

Durham (N.C.) - Typed draft of article published as "The Upbuilding of Black Durham" in World's Work, examining race relations and problems in Durham, North Carolina

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961

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

Negro history, 800-1961

United States - Typed draft of unpublished article discussing the history of "the Negro" starting from 800 through the "rape of Africa to establish slave labor in America;" discusses socialism and communism and their effect on "the American Negroes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 June

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

Keeping blacks and whites apart

United States - Typed draft of article published in Current History as "A Negro Nation within the Nation," discussing race relations, segregation, and civil rights.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Jan.

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

The possibilities of a third party in 1924

United States - Typed draft of article published in the New Republic published as "The South and a Third Party," discussing the likelihood of a third political party in the United States and the need for a Progressive party.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers