African American Photographs Assembled for 1900 Paris Exposition
Articles and Essays
Materials Compiled by W.E.B. Du Bois
At the turn of the century, W. E. B. Du Bois compiled a series of photographs for the "American Negro" exhibit at the 1900 Paris Exposition. He organized the 363 images into albums, entitled Types of American Negroes, Georgia, U.S.A. and Negro Life in Georgia, U.S.A..