39 results found for: subject:"Germany--Colonies--Africa"

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1918

New York Herald Tribune (Firm)

Taft's solution of colonies and other problems

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning German colonies in Africa.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 July 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Oberlaender Trust

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Wilbur E. Thomas; in response to Thomas's request (mums312-b060-i206), furnishing further information on the study Du Bois earlier proposed (mums312-b060-i205); detailing the project's primary object, conceptual foundations, and concrete plan.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 Nov. 19

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

Memorandum on the future of Africa

Germany - A statement and recommendations for negotiating the German colonies in Africa after the war; addresses the expense of France and Portugal, economic and educational class structure and advising for modernization tactics. Mentions the timing of a tercentenary commemoration of Blacks landing in America. Handwritten annotation on reverse of last page.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 Oct. 3

Peabody, George Foster, 1852-1938

Letter from George Foster Peabody to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting Du Bois reply to a question of music and a festival, looking for more information on a meeting of the National Cooperative Convention in Springfield, Illinois. Mention of the Honorable P. W. Wilson, M. P. of the London Daily News, and a discussion of the German colonies in Africa.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 May

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

Oberlaender Trust application

Philadelphia (Pa.) - Application form duly filled out by W. E. B. Du Bois, stating personal information, academic background, German language proficiency, references, and public service experience, and attaching his proposal to study Germany's colonial exploits. Substantially different in content, but not in format, from mums312-b060-i204.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 June 8

Leers, Johann von, 1902-1965

Letter from Johann von Leers to W. E. B. Du Bois

Buenos Aires (Argentina) - Thanking him for his letter (mums312-b144-i265) and thanking him for his books; describing his take on German colonialism "and its effects on the African peoples"; commenting on social relations in that nation; noting his fight against the Jews and describing that people's efforts "to bring war on Germany, to force Germany down and bring out country again under their he... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Jan. 12

Minneapolis Tribune

Pan African Congress Minneapolis Tribune - Jan 12, 1919

Germany - Concerning African ability for leadership.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 Dec. 26

Kansas City Star

Pan African Congress Kansas City Star - Dec 26, 1918

Germany - Concerning African ability for leadership.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Apr. 24

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

Proposal to Increase the Friendship and Sympathy Between Germany and the United States and Germany and the World

New York (N.Y.) - Describing popular attitudes towards Germany during and since the war; proposing to make contact with German organizations interested in the colonies, to visit those colonies, and draw up a report of said travels' findings, "not with the idea of exculpating Germany or blaming others, but trying to state clearly what Germany, England and France have done for the advancem... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 Dec. 23

Indianapolis News

Pan African Congress Indianapolis News Dec 23, 1918

Germany - Two letters to the editor. One concerns discussing the concerns of African Americans at the Paris Peace Conference. The other concerns German colonies in Africa.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers