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1941 Nov. 8

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

As the crow flies

United States - Printed in New York Amsterdam News. This installment of Du Bois' column discusses "Negro officers in the army."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Feb. 20

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

Africa and Afro-America

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech concerning United States relations with Africa and the history of African Americans in the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Feb. 20

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

Africa and Afro-America

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech concerning United States relations with Africa and the history of African Americans in the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Feb. 20

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

Africa and Afro-America

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech concerning United States relations with Africa and the history of African Americans in the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Feb. 5

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

The winds of time

Chicago (Ill.) - From Du Bois's Chicago Defender column. Marking Negro History Week with the announcement of his new book, "The World and Africa".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Dec. 21

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

Report to the Ghana Academy of Sciences

Africa - Typed draft with corrections of a speech concerning Du Bois' views on Africa, African history, Pan-African Congresses, and the creation of an African Encyclopaedia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957 Nov.

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

About deliberate speed

United States - Printed in National Guardian. Discussing the history of "the Negro in the United States," specifically slavery and civil rights; Possibly published as "Does All Deliberate Speed Mean 388 Years."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961

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

A soliloquy on viewing my life from the last decade of its first century

Accra (Ghana) - Autobiography by Du Bois written sometime in 1961. Covers all the events of his life from his birth in Great Barrington, Massachusetts, schooling at Fisk and Harvard, teaching at Atlanta University, formation of the Niagara Movement and NAACP, his trial in 1951 and more.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Feb. 15

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

Missing pages in American history

Boston (Mass.) - Typed draft of speech discussing five sets of little known historical facts of American history involving African Americans including: Crispus Attucks and the first national holiday, Benjamin Banneker and the laying out of the city of Washington, African American involvement during the War of 1812 and Civil War and the cultural contributions of Africa to America.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers