123 results found for: genres:"Fragments (object portions)"

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1915

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

Fragment of Jewel of Ethiopia

Fragment of the title page of the 2nd draft of the pageant, consisting of 5 scenes, 12 episodes, and running 2 and a half hours. See also mums312-b233-i029, i030, i032 for additional notes.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944

Fragment of report on Fair Employment practices

- Pages 95-96 of a report on racially unjust employment practices in the United States by region; assessing the inequalities in earnings evidenced in the "average hourly wages of Negroes and white workers in building trades"; and citing from Frank P. Graham's 1943 opinion in the case of Southport Petroleum Co. vs. Oil Workers' International Union.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928

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

Fragments of the American Negro

Loose notes on and fragments of Du Bois's prospective Encyclopedia entry on "The American Negro" (mums312-b1229-i029, i031, i032).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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

1928

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

Fragments of the American Negro

Loose notes on and fragments of Du Bois's prospective Encyclopedia entry on "The American Negro" (mums312-b1229-i029, i031, i032).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936

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

Negro bibliography

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1939 Feb. 17

Jourdain, Edwin B., 1900-1986

Letter from E. B. Jourdain, Jr. to W. E. B. Du Bois

Evanston (Ill.) - Incomplete letter describing arduous efforts to promote and coordinate "a large Negro group" and the obstacles therewith associated; summarizing the extent of racial prejudice and segregation in the Chicago area, and the "discouraging... failure of Negroes" to respond boldly and effectively to the situation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941

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

Fragment of unidentified story / play

A loose fragment of an unidentified, undated story or play starring an Algernon and Pomkey, "a Negro, shamed of nothing, save the Shameful."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 May 5

Chicago Defender

Chicago Defender vol. XLI, no. 3

Chicago (Ill.) - Three pages from an issue of the Chicago Defender that includes feature stories on the opening plenary of the United Nations by Du Bois, a Nazi attack on an African American soldier, the U.S. army ban on interracial marriages, the Liberian delegation to the U.N.; editorials by Du Bois, Walter White, S. I. Hayakawa; comics, a social page, obituaries and advertisements.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1935 Nov. 21

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Harper's Monthly

Incomplete letter regarding the labor strike at the New York Amsterdam News.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers