Gallery view

1948 Apr. 30

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

The winds of time

From Du Bois's Chicago Defender column. Discussing the history of "Negroes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Feb. 11

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

Negro history week

Typed draft of an article published in the Compass (New York). In this article, Du Bois celebrates Carter G. Woodson's creation of Negro History Week, but advocates a re-framing of the celebration to concentrate on current events in African American activism, and particularly on the peace movement.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 May

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

Green pastures

Typed draft of article published in the Crisis, concerning the history of the "American Negro."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955

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

History of the American Negro

Typed draft of unpublished article exploring the history of African Americas.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928

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

The Negro in American life

A draft of an article briefly summarizing the history of African Americans in the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928

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

The Negro in American life

A draft of an article briefly summarizing the history of African Americans in the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Feb. 11

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

Negro history week

Typed draft of an article published in the Compass (New York). In this article, Du Bois celebrates Carter G. Woodson's creation of Negro History Week, but advocates a re-framing of the celebration to concentrate on current events in African American activism, and particularly on the peace movement.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930

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

Distribution of wealth

Typed draft fragment of article exploring how "the Negro" fits into wealth distribution from a historical standpoint.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956

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

How united are Negroes

United States - Printed in National Guardian. Questioning the unity of "the Negro group in America" throughout American history.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945

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

The American Negro and the labor movement

United States - Typed draft of speech with handwritten notes and corrections tracing the history of African Americans and labor. Looks at advances and failures through to modern history.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers