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1889

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

The free-coinage controversy today

Cambridge (Mass.) - Critiquing popular notions of the American economic system and how it can be fixed; discussing the coining of silver.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1890 Oct. 20

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

Early Germanic institutions as mentioned by Tacitus

Cambridge (Mass.) - Written for Du Bois's History 21 class at Harvard. Discussing the organization of German institutions as mentioned by Cornelius Tacitus in "De Germania". Discusses the organization of the family, the clan, political institutions, notions of justice, and land tenure.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers