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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

1919 Apr. 16

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Thomas J. Calloway

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning plans for a tercentenary observance of the arrival of Africans in North America.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1905

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

James Oglethorpe

Atlanta (Ga.) - Handwritten draft of speech about the founder of the state of Georgia and why there is an institution named after him on the Atlanta University campus. The history of the world Oglethorpe was born into and what his contributions to the founding of the United States are outlined. Interesting to note: two distinct styles of handwriting are evident, even on the same page at ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 May 2

Calloway, Thomas J.

Letter from Thomas J. Calloway to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Concerning plans for a tercentenary observance of the arrival of Africans in North America.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1913 Aug. 14

Dykema, P. W.

Letter from P. W. Dykema to W. E. B. Du Bois

Madison (Wis.) - Concerning a pageant of African American history proposed by Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Nov.

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

One hundred years in the struggle for Negro freedom

United States - Published in Freedom. Examining "Negro freedom" and history in the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955

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

The contributions of Negroes to American civilization

United States - Typed draft of unpublished article discussing American history and contributions made by "Negroes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956

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

Press service

United States - Printed in National Guardian. Concerning anniversaries in 1957 that affect the "history of the Negro race" in America.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Dec.

Wallace, Henry A. (Henry Agard), 1888-1965

Ten extra years

United States - Address given before the National Convention of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity; concerning contributions made by "Negro people" to the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers