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1945 July 1

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

Annual Report of the NAACP Department of Special Research for the Year 1945

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting the various accomplishments and experiences of the Department between October 4, 1944 and July 1, 1945; highlighting the publication of Du Bois's work, "Color and Democracy," chapter in Logan's "What the Negro Wants," and prospective acceptance of "a book on Africa"; consults with the Secretary of State and other notable figures; attendance at and coordination... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 June

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

The life of W. E. B. Du Bois, 1868-1953

In this draft of a biographical speech, Du Bois touches on the major milestones of his life. Topics include his childhood in Western Massachusetts, education at Fisk and Harvard, research and writing, founding of the Niagara Movement, membership in the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, editorship of The Crisis, participation in Pan-African Cong... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Mar. 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to United States Secretary of State

New York (N.Y.) - On behalf of the NAACP, inquiring if the impending United Nations Conference at San Francisco will include "any commissions or spokesmen from the colonial peoples themselves," and if the Association might be invited formally thereto "for the representation of American Negroes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers