In the next section below comes a listing of primary texts written by Du Bois as well as any related materials by him or other authors.
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Ed Pompeian is the interviewer, asking questions about Ely's Israel on the Appomattox: A Southern Experiment in Black Freedom from the 1790s Through the Civil War (NY: Knopf, 2004). Students of Atlanta University gathered data for this report, which Du Bois acknowledged within the document.
The interview is posted at the History News Network site (sponsored by George Mason University): Negro in the Black Belt: Some Social Sketches" [NBBS]. • The Boston Evening Transcript (7 June 1899: p.10, col.5) printed a summary of the NBBS entitled "A Study of the Negro; Interesting Sketch of Types in the South".
• In the New York Times (17 July 1899; p.3) an anonymous writer published a review of the NBBS.
Entitled "Negro Life in the South" , the news article contained an extensive set of subtitles: "A Study of the Residents of the Georgia 'Black Belt.' Much Depravity Is Found. of Interior Annual Report, FY Ending 1901; Report of the Commissioner of Education, v.1 (1902): pp.731-859. In general, Edgerton commended the new data published in the report by Willcox and Du Bois, as well as the useful ways in which the presentation of the data made comparisons over time and region easier (p. He made suggestions about data that should be collected during later censuses."The Renaissance of Ethics: A Critical Comparison of Scholastic and Modern Ethics." 1889. JWJ MSS 8, Box 3, Folder 57)[Finding Aid], which is housed at the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Yale University.Du Bois wrote this essay as a Harvard undergraduate for Philosophy IV, a class taught by William James. TROE is a hand-written essay spanning 51 pages of text.It was a "Special to the Transcript" written by someone named "Lincoln" and included several long quotations from the NBBS.The article also presented the following biographical sketch: Dr.In general, the works contained below are arranged in chronological order from earliest to latest.The first section below presents links to online bibliographies of Du Bois's works as well as links to web pages describing the collections of his works at various physical repositories.The former has articles on the Italians in Chicago, and on the Anthracite Mine Laborers, while the latter treats in a special paper of the Negroes of Farmville.These special studies are a valuable supplement to the general statistics published by the Department of Labor as well as by the Census Bureau for the entire country.Note that only the metadata description can be searched (not the items themselves). Du Bois Papers" (The Crisis, 1980) provides an interesting account of how a multitude of Du Bois's written works, including correspondence as well as published and unpublished documents, came to be archived at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst library. The content list basically parallels those of the 1981 Guid • Later materials added to the collection are contained in "Series 22. Dubois Collection (JWJ MSS 8) of correspondence and drafts of various works.For more information visit my intra-site About page. Mc Donnell also describes how individual papers were carefully organized (or even reassembled from scattered pages) and laboriously processed for storage on microfilm. Additions to the Du Bois Papers." [as printed in the PDF file]. Photographs" are categorized differently than the 1981 Finding Aid—the latter more typically listing the photos by the name of the persons photographed. Memorabilia" section and "Series 19: Audiovisual" section (as printed in the PDF file) are presented with less detail than the 1981 Finding Aid. In the words of the Beinecke Library staff: the collection "contains items presented to the James Weldon Johnson Collection by Mr.