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A program of emancipation for the colonial people

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Title:
A program of emancipation for the colonial people
Description:
Typed draft of speech reviewing historical conditions in colonial Africa; suggesting reforms; highlighting conditions in the Belgian Congo. Speech delivered at Syracuse University.
Creator:
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
Date:
October 21, 1947
Format:
Manuscripts
Genre:
Speeches
Drafts (documents)
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Box 273 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
W. E. B. Du Bois Papers
Series:
Series 22. Accretions
Subjects:
Colonies
Economic conditions
History
Politics and government
To 1945
Places:
BelgiumFlanders (region)Antwerp (province)Antwerp
Africa
Extent:
21 p.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
All rights for this document are held by the David Graham Du Bois Trust. Requests to publish, redistribute, or replicate this material should be addressed to Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries.
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Place of origin:
Syracuse (N.Y.)
Language:
English
Identifier:
mums312-b273-i073