Gallery view

1960 Jan. 30

Wakefield, Dan

Civil War centennial Bull run with popcorn

New York (N.Y.) - Reflecting on the 100 years passed in the U.S. since the onset of the Civil War. Enclosed to Du Bois for reference in the preparation of his article on similar theme.

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