1790 results found for: subject:"World War, 1914-1918"

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1920 Sept. 21

Hunt, Blair T.

Letter from B. T. Hunt to W. E. B. Du Bois

Memphis (Tenn.) - Asking if Du Bois intends to write a book on World War I and if so, as a Captain in France, Hunt might be able to supply information.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1916 June 7

Du Bois, Nina

Letter from Nina Du Bois to W. E. B. Du Bois

London (England) - Nina comments on England taking over Liberia after the war.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1917 Aug. 23

Nash, Roy

Letter from Roy Nash to W. E. B. Du Bois

Grand Rapids (Wisc..) - Regarding recent events in Nash's life including his commission as Captain, the army and the war.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1914 Oct. 9

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Moritz Schanz

Unknown - Concerning German responsibility for the war in Europe.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1920

Carson, C. A.

A Negro soldier writes of his life in France

Written to Mary A. Lynch of Livingstone College, Carson reports his impressions of France in the medical department of a Camp Infirmary. Most likely for W. E. B. Du Bois' proposed book "The Black Man in the Wounded World". Coded with a P.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1921

Clipping with photograph of street scene

Photograph of a street with buildings and horse drawn wagons. The other side contains a caption about the necessity of keeping soldiers in good physical shape, probably during World War I.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919

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

The black man and the wounded world notes

Handwritten notes on the S.O.S-Y.M.C.A. For Du Bois's book "The Black Man in the Wounded World".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1914 Aug. 28

Hoggan, Frances

Letter from Frances Hoggan to W. E. B. Du Bois

Hillview (England) - Concerning visit by Nina and Yolande Du Bois, and conditions in Europe during World War I.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Sept. 4

Guillot, Clarence A.

Letter from Clarence A. Guillot to W. E. B. Du Bois

New Orleans (La.) - Concerning omissions in existing history of African Americans during World War I.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1915 June 20

Du Bois, Nina

Letter from Nina Du Bois to W. E. B. Du Bois

London (England) - Nina commends on the raids in London and describes how everyone is ordering respirators. Nina believes the Germans won't strike at her location, as "they will try for more important parts, though they don't always hit where the aim to;" notes the bombs she has seen from recent raids in London. Describes taking Yolande to the zoo and riding an elephant.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers