5 results found for: subject:"Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915"

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1911 Jan.

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

Envy

Typed draft of article published in the Crisis, explaining that "the thousands of intelligent people who differ with Mr. Washington" are not motivated by mere envy of him.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1920

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

The social significance of Booker T. Washington

A typed draft of a brief biography of Booker T. Washington.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945

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

Biographical sketches of John Brown, George Washington Carver, Frederick Douglass, and Booker T. Washington

Very brief summaries of the accomplishments and legacies of these influential men, prepared for and published in the "American People's Encyclopedia."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955

Historic site sought

Short feature noting Booker T. Washington's daughter's purchase of his 207-acre birthplace as at auction for $16,000.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1960 Apr.

Walden, Daniel

Contemporary opposition to the political and educational ideas of Booker T. Washington

New York (N.Y.) - Walden sends Du Bois his article as a small tribute to his inspiring intellectual leadership (see annotation in bottom right corner); analyzes Booker T. Washington's beliefs against contemporary political and educational ideas; makes many references to and analysis of the works of Du Bois, especially "Souls of Black Folk" and "Dusk of Dawn."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers