28 results found for: subject:"African Americans--Biography--Encyclopedias"

Gallery view

1928

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

Outline of the American Negro

Various renderings of the order and contents of his prospective Encyclopedia entry on "The American Negro" (mums312-b1229-i029, i031, i032).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928

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

Bibliography of the American Negro

Commenting on the attributes and scopes of the sources drawn upon for his prospective Encyclopedia entry on "The American Negro" (mums312-b1229-i029, i031, i032).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 July 25

American Peoples Encyclopedia

Letter from American Peoples Encyclopedia to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Providing the names of the four people they would like Du Bois to write biographies on: John Brown, Booker T. Washington, George Washington Carver, and Frederick Douglass.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928

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

The American Negro

Rough draft of prospective reference entry thoroughly describing the "American Negro's" "origin, growth and physique"; "problems of social contact"; and "social and spiritual development." Prepared for the 14th edition of the "Encyclopaedia Britannica," but not used. See also mums312-b1229-i029, i031, i033.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932

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

Black America

Essay on the history of black Africans in North America, from the 16th Century to the present day. Published in "America as Americans See It," edited by Fred J. Ringel. See also mums312-b229-i057, i059.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928

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

Notes on the American Negro

Loose hand-pencilled notes on Du Bois's prospective Encyclopedia entry on "The American Negro" (mums312-b1229-i029, i031, i032).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928

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

Fragments of the American Negro

Loose notes on and fragments of Du Bois's prospective Encyclopedia entry on "The American Negro" (mums312-b1229-i029, i031, i032).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932

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

Black America

Essay on the history of black Africans in North America, from the 16th Century to the present day. Published in "America as Americans See It," edited by Fred J. Ringel. See also mums312-b229-i058, i059.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1928

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

Fragments of the American Negro

Loose notes on and fragments of Du Bois's prospective Encyclopedia entry on "The American Negro" (mums312-b1229-i029, i031, i032).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Aug. 14

Bernard, Ferdie H.

Letter from Ferdie H. Bernard to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining that he is compiling an "International Colored Who's Who," and a photograph, a biography, and permission to publish from Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers