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“Legacy of Courage: W.E.B. Du Bois and The Philadelphia Negro”  is a 19-minute documentary that tells the story of the research that Du Bois did in Philadelphia’s old Seventh Ward in the 1890s for his classic book, The Philadelphia Negro. 

“Selections from The Autobiography of W.E.B. Du Bois”  is a 10-minute concise story of Du Bois’ life up until his invitation from the University of Pennsylvania to survey the Seventh Ward of Philadelphia.