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


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

W.E.B. Du Bois Address at the Conference on the Encyclopaedia Africana

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: MSS 16831
Content Description This collection contains a mimeographed typescript of W.E.B. Du Bois's opening address at the Conference of the Encyclopedia of Africa held at the University of Ghana in Accra in 1962. Du Bois dreamed of editing an 'Encyclopedia Africana'. He envisioned a comprehensive compendium of 'scientific' knowledge about the history, culture, and social institutions of people of African descent. He argues for his project of an Encyclopedia Africana based in Africa and compiled by Africans. He notes...
Dates: December 18, 1962

W.E.B. Du Bois address at the Conference on the Encyclopaedia Africana

 Unprocessed Material — Folder 1
Identifier: ViU-2023-0177
Dates: December 18, 1962

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