308 results found for: subject:"African Americans--History"

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1945 July 10

Stavisky, Leonard P. (Leonard Price)

Letter from Leonard Stavisky to W. E. B. Du Bois

Bronx (New York, N.Y.) - Describing his studies at the College of the City of New York and seeking his reference to bibliographic sources on "the negro artisan during the Colonial Period."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Apr. 27

Hawly, Paul C.

Letter from Paul C. Hawly to W. E. B. Du Bois

Detroit (Mich.) - Explaining that he is starting a library that will be "rich in Negro history," and asks Du Bois for recommendations on materials to procure.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 Oct. 7

Young, Louise

Letter from Louise Young to W. E. B. Du Bois

Rogersville (Tenn.) - Explaining that her class is doing projects on different phases of "Negro" history and she is doing her project on "the Negro in prose during the twentieth century." Also explaining that her library is lacking in materials and she was wondering if he could help her.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Sept. 28

Albert Wicker Junior High School

Negro history courses questionnaire

New Orleans (La.) - Concerning courses taught on black history and materials used in class.

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

1954 Jan. 13

Stone, Lulu

Letter from Lulu Stone to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N. Y.) - Inviting Du Bois to speak at a Negro History Month celebration.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 June 9

Sesqui-Centennial International Exposition (1926 : Philadelphia, Pa.) . Women's Committee

Letter from Sesqui-Centennial International Exposition, Women's Committee to W. E. B. Du Bois

Philadelphia (Pa.) - Concerning material on African American history.

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Typed draft of unpublished article exploring the history of African Americas.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