230 results found for: subject:"Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963--Star of Ethiopia"

Gallery view

1916 Apr. 25

Horizon Guild

Agreement between the Horizon Guild and Elks band

Philadelphia (Pa.) - To furnish music and a band for the Philadelphia production of Star of Ethiopia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 June 13

Penn, I. Garland (Irvine Garland), 1867-1930

Telegram from I. G. Penn to W. E. B. Du Bois

Columbus (Ohio) - Concerning details for staging "Star of Ethiopia".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1916

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

Eleven pageant marches

Philadelphia (Pa.) - For the Star of Ethiopia production taking place in Philadelphia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1916 May 16

Philadelphia (Pa.)

Indenture between the City of Philadelphia and W. E. B. Du Bois and Dr. R. R. Wright Jr.

Philadelphia (Pa.) - Agreement between the city of Philadelphia, Du Bois and Wright to temporarily lease Convention Hall at Broad Street and Allegheny Avenue in Philadelphia for May 16-18 for $300 for the purpose of staging the "Star of Ethiopia" pageant.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1914

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

Outline of Star of Ethiopia

A heavily marked-up draft of the proceedings of the pageant's five scenes.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1942 Oct. 5

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Magdaline E. Cox

Atlanta (Ga.) - Explaining that "Star of Ethiopia" was never published and was only meant to be created with his direct cooperation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1915

Horizon Guild

A Pageant

Washington (D.C.) - Announcing the presentation of Du Bois's pageant, the "Star of Ethiopia" in Washington, on the fiftieth anniversary of the adoption of the Thirteenth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States. Includes details of the production and goals of the presenters, The Horizon Guild.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Apr. 29

Norman, Dora Cole

Letter from Dora Cole Norman to W. E. B. Du Bois

Bronx (N.Y.) - Concerning possible participation in a staging of "Star of Ethiopia" in Columbus, Ohio.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1916

Star of Ethiopia script and lyric sheet

Folded sheet with text relating to the "Star of Ethiopia" pageant. Originally filed with documents promoting the pageant's Philadelphia production in May 1916. Contains lyrics to the chorus of "O Freedom".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Mar. 5

Butler, Claudia

Letter from Claudia W. Butler to W. E. B. Du Bois

Greensboro (N.C.) - A request for information on performing "The Star of Ethiopia" pageant. Written on the letterhead of Bennett College for Women.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers