Series 11. Novels, 1892-1961

MS 312

2.80 boxes (1.16 linear feet))


Series Overview

The earliest evidence in the Papers of Du Bois as a novelist is the manuscript and plot outline of A Fellow of Harvard, 1892, when Du Bois was twenty-four years old. The latest is fragments and notes concerning his trilogy The Black Flame and notes on Worlds of Color, both dating from 1961.

Collection Details

Language

English.

Location

Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries

Hand drawn sketch of cover of "The Black Flame: a Trilogy", circa 1957
Hand drawn sketch of cover of "The Black Flame: a Trilogy", circa 1957