Gallery view

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

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

1924

Abington, Charles W.

Shall real service and merit win?

Dallas (Tex.) - For the A.M.E. Church Secretary of Missions, the Reverend's description of the history of Texas A.M.E. Churches and outline of plans to re-purpose certain structures to enhance (or foster altogether) neighborhood employment.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1891 Feb. 24

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

Historical conference

Cambridge (Mass.) - A fortnightly theme written for Du Bois's English 12 course at Harvard. Reviewing a recent "Conference in American History" at Harvard.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947

Fragment on Nigerian constitution

Nigeria - Clipping from an unidentified transcript of Reginald William Sorenson's dialog with Secretary of State for the Colonies Creech Jones on the review of the Nigerian Constitution.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945

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-i067.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1912 Oct. 12

Oppenheim, James, 1882-1932

The lynching of Robert Johnson

New York (N.Y.) - Taken from volume 73, number 3332 of this New York weekly, and addressing the nebulous nature of the late Robert Johnson's conviction, and describing the gritty details of his lynching and mutilation amidst roaring and cheering crowds.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945

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, i069.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926

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

The answer of Africa

Africa - Reflecting on and describing the three "essential things Africa has given the world"; musing on the origins of the black race; noting the emergency of the "village unit"; and outlining other key aspects of early civilization on the African continent. Published as chapter II of "What is Civilization?" edited by Maurice Maeterlinck et al.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1889 Mar. 16

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

Origin and methods of the German railway system

Cambridge (Mass.) - Written for Du Bois's Political Economy 9, Constitutional and Legal History of England to the 16th Century, 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