Gallery view

1930 June 6

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

Education and work

Washington (D.C.) - Typed draft of commencement address delivered at Howard University on education, working life, race identity and economics.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1958 May 21

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

American Negroes, socialism and communism

Chicago (Ill.) - Looking back on fifty years of activism, Du Bois says that the central problem in the life of African Americans is poverty. However, his approach has changed from one of advocating expanded opportunities in business for African Americans to a broader view of the inherent problems in the economic system of the United States. The United States is alone in resisting th... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 June 6

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

Education and work

Washington (D.C.) - Typed draft of commencement address delivered at Howard University on education, working life, race identity and economics. Incomplete.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 June 6

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

Education and work

Washington (D.C.) - Typed draft of commencement address delivered at Howard University on education, working life, race identity and economics. Incomplete.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1940 Jan. 21

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

The economic plight of the American Negro

Prairie View (Tex.) - Typed draft of speech given at Prairie View State College looking at the relationship of availability of work and personal economics to the perception of the African American worker.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers