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First international congress of Africanists

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Title:
First international congress of Africanists
Description:
Typed draft with corrections of a speech marking the congress as a "turning point in African scholarship", and celebrating the increasing appearance of "institutes and societies for the scientific study of Africa's past and present life".
Creator:
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
Date:
December 12, 1962
Format:
Manuscripts
Genre:
Speeches
Drafts (documents)
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Box 207 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
W. E. B. Du Bois Papers
Series:
Series 2. Speeches
Subjects:
Peace movements
Socialism
Pan-Africanism
Congresses
Places:
Africa
Extent:
2 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:
Accra (Ghana)
Language:
English
Identifier:
mums312-b207-i010