41 results found for: subject:"Slavery--United States--History"

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1948 Apr. 6

Lewis, Oscar, 1914-1970

Letter from Oscar Lewis to W. E. B. Du Bois

Saint Louis (Mo.) - Thanking him for the attention paid to his recent article on "Wealth Differences in a Mexican Village," and seeking advice and bibliographic referral for a research paper he is writing on the history of slavery.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1942 June 15

Cooper, Anna J. (Anna Julia), 1858-1964

Legislative measures concerning slavery in the United States

Washington (D.C.) - A thesis written for a Ph. D. at the Sorbonne and translated at Frelinghuysen University, on slavery in the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Aug. 10

Lawless, John Q.

Letter from J. Q. Lawless to Walter White

Mount Sterling (Ill.) - While realizing "that you are not running an information service," directing to him a query regarding the volume of "negro slaves" in seventeenth-century England. Du Bois's pencilled response drafted below; see mums312-b119-i205 for Smythe's rendering.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951

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

Abolition and communism

United States - Typed draft of unpublished article discussing the history of the abolition of human slavery and its relation to socialists and communists.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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Lyman, Samuel Fowler

Letter from Samuel Fowler Lyman to Friends of Free Soil, labor, speech, and man

United States - Comments on political divisions between parties over slavery, and the affiliation and commitment of the journal he represents.

Lyman Family Papers

1951

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

Abolition and communism

United States - Typed draft of unpublished article discussing the history of the abolition of human slavery and its relation to socialists and communists.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 May 24

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

As the crow flies

United States - Printed in New York Amsterdam News. This installment of Du Bois' column contains short articles on "The Twin Cities," "From Yale," and "From South Africa Again."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1941 May 10

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

As the crow flies

United States - Printed in New York Amsterdam News. This installment of Du Bois' column discusses Du Bois' call for the First Phylon Institute and Twenty-Fifth Atlanta University Conference.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1905

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

Slavery

United States - Concerning the first signs of slavery's demise,

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956

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

The cotton slave, 1800-1860 [fragments]

United States - Draft fragments of Du Bois' unpublished book, "The Cotton Slave" charting the rise of slavery as a result of increased worldwide demand for cotton.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers