Gallery view

1955

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

Unidentified speech fragment on conversion

Discusses conversion not allowed by "Christians."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948

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

Civil rights

United States - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech paralleling the life of Saint Vincent De Paul as depicted in the film Monsieur Vincent to the civil rights movement and the labor movement.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1958 Dec.

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

Pan-Africa

Accra (Ghana) - In a speech-by-proxy delivered by Shirley Graham Du Bois, W. E. B. Du Bois gives a brief history of his involvement in the Pan-African movement and advises emergent African independence movements to embrace Socialism. Du Bois views socialism as an inevitable evolution in government, and notes that African societies have historically been communal in nature. He urges A... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956 July 3

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

Panorama of progress

Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech stressing the importance of education.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955

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

Unidentified speech fragment on fighting communism

United States - Discusses the fight against the spread of communism.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950

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

Unidentified speech fragment on Senator Lehman

Discusses Senator Lehman and the American Labor Party.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950

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

Unidentified speech fragment on the Stockholm Appeal

Discusses the fear surrounding the signing of the Stockholm Appeal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960

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

A programme for Ghana

Ghana - In this speech Du Bois advises the newly independent nation of Ghana to research the history of Africa and to promote the study of science as the bases of knowledge to help work toward a future in which a socialist Ghana will "loose the genius now imprisoned by poverty and emancipate the ability now enslaved by ignorance."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960

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

A programme for Ghana

Ghana - In this speech Du Bois advises the newly independent nation of Ghana to research the history of Africa and to promote the study of science as the bases of knowledge to help work toward a future in which a socialist Ghana will "loose the genius now imprisoned by poverty and emancipate the ability now enslaved by ignorance."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950

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

Unidentified speech fragment on American citizenship

Discusses public opinion in regards to American citizenship.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers