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1950 Feb. 6

Coleman, James S.

Letter from James S. Coleman to W. E. B. Du Bois

Cambridge (Mass.) - Explaining that he is writing a doctoral dissertation titled, "The United Nations and Non-Self-Governing Territories," and was hoping that Du Bois could assist him with some questions he has.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Feb. 18

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to James S. Coleman

New York (N.Y.) - Responding to a previous letter; mentioning that it is difficult to get reflections from the "native opinion" because efforts are taken to block "natives" from communication with persons outside the colony, and mentioning his work with the Pan-African Congress.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945

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

Profit in Colonies

- Outlining British, Dutch, and French profits generated by colonial regimes in the Second World wartime years; tabulating dividends earned on South African diamond mines, and copper exported from Rhodesia; and summarizing long-term foreign loans to "colonial and quasi-colonial territories" invested by Great Britain, France, Germany, and the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers