51 results found for: genres:"News photographs"

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1963 Sept. 7

Afro-American Newspapers

'Last grand protest' of Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois

Baltimore (Md.) - Photocopy of an article and photo describing the state funeral given for W. E. B. Du Bois in Accra, Ghana.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Mar. 5

Commercial Appeal Newspaper . Memphis

Reprint from Commercial Appeal

New York (N.Y.) - Reprint of a series of photos of a tribute to composer W. C. Handy recently held in Memphis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1959 Oct. 14

Du Bois, Yolande

Letter from Yolande Du Bois Williams to W. E. B. Du Bois

Baltimore (Md.) - Attaching a clipping portraying Du Bois's "surprise visit" to the Afro-American Company, with Yolande in tow; suggesting that it's a good photo of him; and sending love to him and Shirley.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 June

Purnell, Francis D.

Francis D. Purnell, M.D.

Philadelphia (Pa.) - Documenting his graduation from the Temple School of Medicine and noting awards and other academic achievements, for print in the "Crisis" Education number.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957 May 25

Pittsburg Courier Publishing Co.

Niagara Movement leaders

Pittsburgh (Pa.) - A reproduced 1905 portrait of the Niagara Movement's founders, including W. E. B. Du Bois, Alonzo Herndon, Fred McGee, John Baeber, Henry Bailey, and Clement Morgan. Red arrow points to who may be the father of Wilhelmena Reed Taylor, in whose letter the clipping was enclosed.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Aug. 10

Washington Afro-American

Oldest freedom fighter

Washington (D.C.) - Photo and caption documenting W. E. B. Du Bois receiving a silver award from Algerian Ambassador to Ghana Taham Gaid.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1913 Jan. – 1913 Oct.

Christian Work

Various clippings on W. E. B. Du Bois lecture tour

Collection of diverse news clippings covering W. E. B. Du Bois's 1913 lectures across the U.S., at various universities, colleges, clubs, and private organizations.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 July 20

Globe Newspaper co.

Negroes, too, observe Boston's tercentenary Descendants of early freedmen, through society here, preserve relics and data of colonial times

Boston (Mass.) - Describing African Americans' efforts to trace their history in the state of Massachusetts.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Sept. 26

Weekly Guardian Associates (Firm)

A farewell to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Coverage of the funeral proceedings for W. E. B. Du Bois, featuring reprints of his notable quotes and fatalistic "final message" of June 26th, in which he bids good-bye to the people and things in the world. Also features partial articles on attempts to get John F. Kennedy to sign a Civil Rights bill and protests following the bombing of a Birmingham, Alabama church i... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Sept. 21

Los Angeles People's World

Journalist to address banquet honoring Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois

Los Angeles (Calif.) - A description of the October 20th People's World Banquet to be held at the U.N., featuring Charles P. Howard's remarks, and honoring the late W. E. B. Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers