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1889

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

Daubs by xyl

Cambridge (Mass.) - Appears to be a writing exercise incorporating several different short stories and essays together on various topics and people. Written during Du Bois's time at Harvard.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1890 Dec. 8

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

Records

Cambridge (Mass.) - A fortnightly theme written for Du Bois's English 12 course at Harvard. Describing the appeal of working with manuscript records.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1890 Dec. 16

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

Toothache

Cambridge (Mass.) - A fortnightly theme written for Du Bois's English 12 course at Harvard. Describing in detail a toothache.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1890 Dec. 5

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

Value

Cambridge (Mass.) - A fortnightly theme written for Du Bois's English 12 course at Harvard. Expressing his ideas on the value of goods.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1891 Jan. 9

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

The American girl

Cambridge (Mass.) - A fortnightly theme written for Du Bois's English 12 course at Harvard. Describing the features and attributes of his ideal "American woman".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1890 Oct. 3

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

Autumn leaves

Cambridge (Mass.) - A fortnightly theme written for Du Bois's English 12 course at Harvard. Describing the autumn leaves.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1891 Apr. 29

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

Jaded

Cambridge (Mass.) - A fortnightly theme written for Du Bois's English 12 course at Harvard. Asking to be excused from writing a theme due to his thesis being due.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1891 Feb. 26

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

Chameleon thought

Cambridge (Mass.) - A fortnightly theme written for Du Bois's English 12 course at Harvard. Describing a woman who "one of the strangest or, one of the most common-place mortals I ever saw"

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1891 Feb. 12

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

Mild day

Cambridge (Mass.) - A fortnightly theme written for Du Bois's English 12 course at Harvard. Describing a mild winter day in February.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers