Gallery view

1961

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

Negro history, 800-1961

United States - Typed draft of unpublished article discussing the history of "the Negro" starting from 800 through the "rape of Africa to establish slave labor in America;" discusses socialism and communism and their effect on "the American Negroes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956

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

How united are Negroes

United States - Printed in National Guardian. Questioning the unity of "the Negro group in America" throughout American history.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1961 Apr.

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

The United States and the Negro

Typed draft of an article published in Freedomways in which Du Bois chronicles the history of African Americans from the Civil War through Reconstruction and its backlash and into the Civil Rights Movement and the national liberation movements in Africa.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Jan. 14

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

The problem of the 20th century is the problem of the color line

Pittsburgh (Pa.) - A retrospective look at the past fifty years of African American history.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Apr. 30

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

The winds of time

From Du Bois's Chicago Defender column. Discussing the history of "Negroes."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1917 July 14

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

The colored workingman

United States - Typed draft of article published in the Independent as "The Passing of Jim Crow," discussing race relations, social conditions of "Negroes," and slavery in the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956 Jan. 2

National Guardian

National Guardian vol. 8, no. 11

New York (N.Y.) - Featuring a cover story by W. E. B. Du Bois entitled "Let's Restore Democracy to America," and articles concerning the recent summons of the National Guardian's editors to appear before the Senate Internal Security subcommittee, Smith Act victims, welfare, the Montgomery Bus Boycott, and letters to the editor.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1921 June

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

Memorandum on the contributions of the Negro to American life

Typed draft of article published in the Pacific Review as "The Contribution of the Negro to American Life and Culture," listing "Negro" contributions in order of their importance: labor, art, literature, social uplift, and exploration and defense.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919

Crisis (Firm)

The Black Man in the Revolution of 1914-1918

New York (N.Y.) - Article from The Crisis written by Du Bois announcing that the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People plans to publish a "scientific and exhaustive history of the black man in the Great War." The article, "The Black Man in the Revolution of 1914-1918," briefly talks about what they have gathered about the "black man in the Great War."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 July 17

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

The winds of time

From Du Bois's Chicago Defender column. Discussing "Negro" history and the birth of Prairie View University.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers