Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964
Covington (La.) - Reflecting on the "'American Way of Life'" and describing it as the world's "most reactionary"; and outlining her perception of Stalin in his life and death.
Recalling the movements of the 505th Engineers following the signing of the armistice at the end of World War I. Forwarded by Samuel R. Morsell of Pittsburgh, Pa. Most likely collected for W. E. B. Du Bois' proposed book "The Black Man in the Wounded World".
National Convention of Colored Men (1864 : Syracuse, N.Y.)
Syracuse (N.Y.) - Pages 33 to 62 of this Conference's proceedings, reprinting the resolutions passed and addresses given thereat.
1956 Jan. 2
New York (N.Y.) - Featuring a cover story by W. E. B. Du Bois entitled "Let's Restore Democracy to America," and articles concerning the recent summons of the National Guardian's editors to appear before the Senate Internal Security subcommittee, Smith Act victims, welfare, the Montgomery Bus Boycott, and letters to the editor.
1912 Apr. 2
United States . Congress (62nd, 2nd session : 1911-1912)
Washington (D.C.) - First two pages of this number of the record, summarizing the proceedings of the April 2nd session, concerning the credentials of certain members, the terms of new senators, disposition of useless papers, the fauna of British India, motor vehicles in government service, and a letter from Charles Francis Adams of the Pension System on his command of a colored cavalry dur... more
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
Africa - Typed draft of article published in Foreign Affairs and the Negro Digest as "The Realities in Africa: European Profit or Negro Development," examining colonization in Africa and Africa's foreign relationship with England and the United States.