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1927 Oct.

Hampton Institute students strike for justice

Concerning issues surrounding a student strike at Hampton.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925

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

Untitled story

Incomplete story. Address of Evelyn Sommerfield of Radcliffe College is on the back.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929

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

Bethesda A. M. E.: a romance of Negro religion notes

New York (N.Y.) - Abstract of chapter 4 of "Bethesda A.M.E."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 July 5

Watson, John Brown

Du Bois and segregation

Pine Bluff (Ark.) - Article praising Du Bois' for his passion and his efforts for making changes. Also, in contrast, is critical of the N.A.A.C.P. and compares them to being defensive efforts in a sporting match. Brown suggests taking a step back to regroup before it gets worse.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938

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

The Negro's contribution to American civilization

United States - Summary of African American contributions to the development of the political and cultural fabric of the United States through World War I. Possibly written as a speech or article.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930

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

Africa, its place in modern history

Africa - Contents include: the geography of Africa, the People, the Languages, the Products, Political Divisions of Africa, Independent Africa, Partially Independent Africa, British protectorates in South Africa, Mandated territories, Belgian Africa, French Africa, Portuguese Africa, Spanish Africa, and Italian Africa.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918

United war work campaign

United States - Author's diary of travelling throughout the south soliciting African American organizations for the United War Work Campaign. Most likely collected for W. E. B. Du Bois' proposed book "The Black Man in the Wounded World".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Aug.

Mitchell, Clifford C.

Essay on The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. Du Bois

(Mich.) - Concerning Souls of Black Folk.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928

Roddy, B. M.

A bank fails for a million In Memphis "down in Dixie"

Memphis (Tenn.) - Concerning the history leading to the failure of the Fraternal and Solvent Savings Bank and Trust Company, an African American Bank in Memphis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers