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



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    • us: Du Bois, W. E. Burghardt (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
    • us: Du Bois, W. E. (William Edward), 1868-1963
    • us: Di͡ubua, Uilʹi͡am Ėdvard Burgkhardt, 1868-1963
    • us: Di͡ubua, Vilʹi͡am, 1868-1963
    • us: Du Bois, William Edward Burghardt, 1868-1963
    • us: DuBois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
    • us: Du Bois, William, 1868-1963
    • us: Du Bois, W. B. (William Burghardt), 1868-1963
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    • Du Bois, William Edward Burghardt, 1868-1963
  • Sources

    • found: Author's The college-bred negro ... 1900.
    • found: DeMarco, J.P. The social thought of W.E.B. DuBois, c1983: t.p. (in title: W.E.B. DuBois)
    • found: His Haïti, c1983: t.p. (William Du Bois) cover (W.B. Du Bois)
    • found: Marcus Garvey ... 1995: t. 2, p. 11 (William Edward Burghardt Du Bois; b. Feb. 23, 1868 in Great Barrington, Massachusetts; d. Aug. 27, 1963)
    • found: Duboisweb website, viewed Jan. 11, 2013 (1868: William Edward Du Bois is born on February 23 in Great Barrington, Massachusetts; 1961: Joins the Communist Party of the United States. Moves to Ghana and takes up residence in Accra. 1963: Takes Ghana citizenship. Dies on August 27 and is buried with a state funeral in Accra)
    • found: Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century, accessed via The Oxford African American Studies Center online database, July 27, 2014: (Du Bois, W. E. B.; William Edward Burghardt Du Bois; social historian / commentator, sociologist, civil rights activist, political activist; born 23 February 1868 in Great Barrington, Massachusetts, United States; MA in History (1892) and PhD from Harvard (1896); joined the Communist Party USA (CPUSA), became a citizen of Ghana; died 27 August 1963 in Accra, Ghana)
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    • PS3507.U147
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    • 1980-05-28: new
    • 2015-03-13: revised
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