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1932 June

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

The secret city: an impression of Colored Washington

Typed draft of article published in the Crisis discussing the history of Washington and how it "arose from the slaves whom the aristocratic Southerners brought as servants to the capitol of the nation before the war;" examines "colored inhabitants" of the city.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945

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

Miscellaneous draft fragment

Typed draft fragment discussing corporations, government interference, and plans of a business administration.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Aug. 31

Waarheid en leven

On the death of William Edward Burghardt Du Bois

Amsterdam (Netherlands) - Commenting on the life and recent death of W. E. B. Du Bois and reflecting on his 1959 visit to Amsterdam for the Artist Foundation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Dec. 31

Morning Tribune (New Orleans, La.)

Hundreds crowd to attend burial of Walter Cohen, Negro leader

New Orleans (La.) - Describing the very well-attended funeral of "Negro leader" Walter Cohen.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Nov. 9

Howard, Charles P.

Du Bois foundation suggested by veteran newsman Sees Negro and African unity aided by group

Philadelphia (Pa.) - Noting interest in and reasons for the founding of a Du Bois Foundation to accomplish "the task of elevating the black man to a status of acknowledged equality with all men everywhere" and describing W. E. B.'s profound influence during and after the course of his own lifetime.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Apr.

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

The place of Negroes in the crisis of capitalism in the United States

United States - The first seven pages of a typed draft of an article published as "Negroes in the Crisis of Capitalism in the United States" in the Monthly Review. In this article Du Bois places the major events of American history into the economic context of the formation of capitalism.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Aug. 30

Los Angeles Times (Firm)

State burial for Negro leader

Los Angeles (Calif.) - The Times's account of W. E. B. Du Bois's death, erroneously noted as occurring at the age of 96.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1922

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

Slaves and liquor

United States - A typed draft of an article comparing the smuggling of liquor to the United States during Prohibition to the Atlantic slave trade.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950

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

Conditions in Liberia

Liberia - Typed draft fragment of article discussing conditions in Liberia and her relations with the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 July

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

Liberia, the League and the United States

Liberia - Typed and handwritten draft of article published in Foreign Affairs, discussing industry, policy, and government in Liberia, as well as her relations with the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers