Gallery view

1905

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

The black jew

Draft of an essay on the relationships between black people, Jews and women.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928

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

The American Negro

Rough draft of prospective reference entry thoroughly describing the "American Negro's" "origin, growth and physique"; "problems of social contact"; and "social and spiritual development." Prepared for the 14th edition of the "Encyclopaedia Britannica," but not used. See also mums312-b1229-i029, i031, i033.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 June 19

DuBois, Rachel Davis

Building tolerant attitudes in high school students

Pitman (N.J.) - DuBois's expose on how to promote tolerance and open-mindedness in high school classrooms, submitted for print in the 1931 "Crisis" Education number. See mums312-b188-i417 for fragments of later version.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946

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

Pan Africa

A description of the history and present status of the Pan-African Movement, published in "Colonial and Colored Unity: A Programme of Action: History of the Pan African Congress," edited by George Padmore. See also mums312-b229-i066, i067, i068.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936

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

Miscegenation [fragment]

Draft and fragments of Du Bois's piece on the nature and evaluation of the biodiversity of the human race, prepared for use in the Encyclopedia Sexualis. See also mums312-b229-i063.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1937

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

This day, September 27, 1935

A reflection on the events of the September 27, 1935 day that he spent on the outskirts and urban center of Philadelphia and a certain section of the emancipated South. Published in "On This Day," edited by Mikhail Koltzov and Maxim Gorki. See mums312-b229-i065 for alternate version.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948

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

Dr. Holmes, the community church, and world brotherhood

A description of Holmes's work with the N.A.A.C.P. and at the "Crisis"; praising his enthusiastic activity and accomplishments at the Community Church; noting the "suspicious" interest in labor he evidenced; and pointing out his many triumphs in peacemaking and community organizing. Published as "John Haynes Holmes, the Community Church, and World Brotherhood" in "Dedic... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1888 Mar.

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

Essay on oration [fragment]

Nashville (Tenn.) - For his Public Rhetoricals class at Fisk University. Describing the markers of a good speech.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1905

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

Essay fragment

On women.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1922

Harris, John H. (John Hobbis), 1874-1940

The economic exploitation of the tropics

England - Exploration of agricultural and industrial production, economic development, labor conditions, land expropriation among the colonies of Europe in Africa. Draft of essay that appeared in the book "Western Races and the World" edited by F. S. Marvin.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers