Gallery view

1925

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

Colonies

Typed draft of unpublished article discussing modern colonialism.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945

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

The problems of colonialism

Typed draft of unpublished article outlining and exploring the problems of colonialism.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1943 Aug. 19

Graves, Anna Melissa, 1875-1964

Letter from Anna Melissa Graves to W. E. B. Du Bois

Westminster (Md.) - Commenting on his thoughts on Edwin W. Smith and her "thesis that missionaries are really... only 'civil servants' of the Imperial governments"; relaying other criticisms of the British government, and her own passport troubles with the U.S.; describing her impressions of James Emman Kwegyir Aggrey and his thesis on "Britain in Africa."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1959 Nov. 20

Murphy, George B., 1906-1986

Letter from George B. Murphy to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Murphy sends Du Bois a copy of the Story of the Negro Retold by Carter G. Woodson, revised by Charles Wesley; Murphy thanks Du Bois for his contribution, but warns him not to be too generous and heatedly mentions American imperialists.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Feb. 18

League Against Imperialism

Circular letter from The League Against Imperialism and for National Independence to W. E. B. Du Bois

Berlin (Germany) - Concerning an invitation to the Second World Congress of the League. Includes list of speakers.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 June 18

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

The status of colonialism

Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech concerning the status and history of colonialism, the process of decolonization, and imperialism. Speech concludes with a quote from Walt Whitman.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 June 18

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

The status of colonialism

Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech concerning the status and history of colonialism, the process of decolonization, and imperialism. Speech concludes with a quote from Walt Whitman.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Oct. 15

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

Colonialism

Chicago (Ill.) - Typed draft with corrections of speech given at the University of Chicago concerning the colony of Guiana.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1954 June 18

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

The status of colonialism

Typed draft of a speech concerning the status and history of colonialism, the process of decolonization, and imperialism. Speech concludes with a quote from Walt Whitman.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Aug. 8

Committee of 48 (U.S.) . National Bureau of Information and Education

Letter from the Committee of 48 (U.S.), National Bureau of Information and Education to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning efforts to enact legislation in Congress against United States imperialism.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers