46 results found for: subject:"Imperialism"

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1962

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

Negro in the French Revolution

Lagos (Nigeria) - Du Bois argues that "Africans and African slavery in the West Indies were the main causes and influences of the American Revolution and of the French Revolution." Examines colonial imperialism, the slave trade involving French colonies, Toussaint, and the impact of selling sugar. Includes a short biography of Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1972 Jan. 11

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack concerning Imperial Tobacco

Canada - McCormack notes that he met with Paul Pare and Ed Ricard to view the films and discuss the Canadian Open. Jack Nicklaus is the number one choice and agreed to play in the Canadian Open. They are also interested in having Arnold Palmer or Gary Player put inot a special insert done by Golf Canada and perhaps arranging a long-term contract between Palmer and Imasco. Imperial m... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

2007 Oct. 30

W.E.B. Du Bois Library

Fifty years of radical activism an evening with Tom Hayden

Amherst (Mass.) - Tom Hayden discusses campus activism, the second U.S./Iraq War, patterns of social change in U.S. society, free speech, activism in the 1960s, imperialism, conservative backlash against liberal reforms and electoral politics. Part of the 2007 Special Collections and University Archives Social Change Colloquium.

University Films and Videos

1936 Feb. 29

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

A forum of fact and opinion

United States - For Du Bois's Pittsburgh Courier column. Discussing voting in the United States and the upcoming presidential election; reviews the African slave trade and the theory of colonial imperialism.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957 Apr. 30

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

The American Negro and the darker world

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech given to the National Committee to Defend Negro Leadership, as well as the Commencement Address of Allen University, concerning this history of the "American Negro," colonial imperialism, and labor movements. Discuses United States relations with the Soviet Union and the role of socialism.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957 Nov. 19

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

This book stirred my imagination

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech reviewing "Ghana: The Autobiography of Kwame Nkrumah;" discusses the life of Kwame Nkrumah, colonization, imperialism, and Pan-African congresses.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1914 Jan. 4

Holly, Alonzo Potter Burgess, 1865-

Letter from Alonzo Holly to W. E. B. Du Bois

Miami (Fla.) - Concerning personal biography, relationship between Haiti and the United States, and possible lectures on the subject.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1994 Feb. 5

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Robert D. Kain

Would like to know what their next step is United States Tennis Association. McCormack would also like to know when their first meeting with ESPN is because he would like to give Robert Kain some thoughts. He is also looking forward to hearing about Robert Kain's meeting with the Imperial Tobacco people.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1979 Aug. 13

Chilcote, Judy A.

Memorandum from Judy A. Chilcote to Jan Steinmann

McCormack's secretary passes on messages from McCormack to Steinmann. Messages concern John DeLorean and a Rolex film, billing the Royal and Ancient(R&A) for their commissions, and a letter suggesting a film to Imperial Tobacco concerning their sports contributions in Canada.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1919

Olivier, Sydney Haldane Olivier, Baron, 1859-1943

The peace conference and the repartition of Africa

Africa - Concerning the Paris Peace conference and native Africa.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers