188 results found for: subject:"African Americans--Economic conditions"

Gallery view

1923 Jan.

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

The Negro's economic problem

For a tentative article in the May issue of "The World Tomorrow".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931

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

Resolutions

Typed draft of unpublished article concerning the "problem of practical economic reform" for the "American Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1904 Nov. 5

American Economic Association

Letter from The American Economic Association to W. E. B. Du Bois

Ithaca (N.Y.) - Letter from Walter F. Willcox, of the American Economic Association, to Du Bois requesting feedback on a provisional draft of a report entitled "Economic Position of the Negro" which was prepared by the Association. Includes a fragment of Du Bois's handwritten response notes on the back.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Aug. 12

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

The winds of time

From Du Bois's Chicago Defender column. Concerning an economic program for "American Negroes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Mar.

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

Woofterism

Typed draft of article published in the Crisis, commenting on Thomas Jackson Woofter's study "The Economic Status of the Negro;" discusses economic conditions of the "Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Mar.

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

Woofterism

Typed draft of article published in the Crisis, commenting on Thomas Jackson Woofter's study "The Economic Status of the Negro;" discusses economic conditions of the "Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Oct. 1

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Irving Dilliard

Atlanta (Ga.) - Responding to a previous letter; thanking Dilliard for the clippings and inviting him to a conference on the "economic plight of the American Negro," in the Spring.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1907 Dec. 9

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Atlanta University

Atlanta (Ga.) - Informs Horace Bumstead on the source of a statement written by E.H. Clement of the Boston Transcript attributing Du Bois's approval for segregation. The source is "The Economic Future of the Negro" given at the 18th annual meeting of the American Economic Association.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Apr. 13

Berean Manual Training and Industrial School (Philadelphia Pa.)

Letter from Berean Manual Training and Industrial School to W. E. B. Du Bois

Philadelphia (Pa.) - Signed Arthur Huff Fauset; announcing their upcoming symposium, "The Way Out," on "the economic future of our race," and inviting Du Bois, as "our outstanding leader and thinker," to participate therein, along with A. Philip Randolph and Abram Harris.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1908 Feb. 8

Letter from unidentified correspondent to W. E. B. Du Bois

Kansas - Letter from "a Kansan," responding to an article by Du Bois in the Kansas City Star from February 7th, explaining to Du Bois that in his experience African Americans are lazy, which is the cause of their economic troubles.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers