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1935

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

Proposal for book on Negro troops

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerns book about "the whole history of the draft of the colored soldiers in camp in the United States" and their experiences in France in the first world war. Describes research already conducted, work still left to do, and resources needed to complete book. Unsigned.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Nov. 13

Maryland . Council of Defense, 1917-1920

Letter from Maryland Council of Defense to W. E. B. Du Bois

Baltimore (Md.) - Concerning a request for historical material on the 92nd and 93rd divisions of the United States Army.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1920 June 16

Caldwell, W. A.

Agent Colonel Greer's letter to Senator McKeller

Manila (Philippines) - Alleging that Colonel Greer managed in 18th months to achieve the infamy of none other than Judas; attacking his slanderous letter on colored World War I troops; and questioning ironically if disloyalty is but a requisite component of a great crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers