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1949 Feb. 12

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

The Negro in American life

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft of speech to the Social Service Employees Union on the importance of labor and its relationship to the quality of life. Acknowledgments to the employees union for their work on ending discrimination in the workforce.

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1910 Mar. 5

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

Race prejudice

New York (N.Y.) - Typed notes, with corrections, of a speech possibly given at the Republican Club about the perceptions of race and the basic rights all people should be able to enjoy without prejudice.

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1950 Nov. 6

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

Peace and civil rights

New York (N.Y.) - Typed and handwritten re-working of the last sentence of the Peace and Civil Rights radio address.

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1950 Oct. 26

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

Propaganda

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of speech broadcast on N.Y. radio station WMCA on October 26 1950 outlining the use of propaganda by the United States to defile communism and threaten truth and peace.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

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1929 Dec. 21

Haiti

New York (N.Y.) - Typed fragment of transcript from radio broadcast of speech Haiti. Includes comments by moderator. Incomplete. See item mums312-b197-i004 for full speech.

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1953 Jan. 8

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

Rosenberg rally

New York (N.Y.) - This is a revised and retyped version of a speech delivered before the New York Committee for Clemency for the Rosenbergs. Du Bois declares the Rosenberg case to be the "zenith of deliberate injustice" produced by mass anti-communist hysteria as an act representative of a nation that "thinks it needs this sacrifice of blood to save its soul." He fervently hopes that "never a... more

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1952 Apr. 5

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

Education in the Soviet Union

New York (N.Y.) - Typed draft with notes and corrections of a speech given to the Teachers Union of New York concerning education in the United States and education in the Soviet Union. Note in top right corner reads "not given." For introduction to speech see mums312-b202-i019.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers