The birth place is a short trail with several placards detailing the life of DuBois and his connections to the area. The area is beautiful and the trail is an interesting compliment to any trip. It is a must see for DuBois enthusiasts like myself...更多
Excellent signage explains the highlights of WEB DuBois' s life as you wander along a path through the U shaped parcel that at one time included his homestead. It's really just the signage as you walk along the path but you learn a lot from...更多
For thirty years my sons and friends and I, when summering in nearby South Egremont, would clear out the overgrown weeds and shrubbery around the tiny brass historical marker that designated WEBDB's boyhood home.
Then local and out-of-town enthusiasts finally got hold of the place,...更多
I know the works of Du Bois, and studied him in college, so i was interested enough to visit here, his birthplace. There is nothing here, just some scraggly woods, which are dying. His birthplace cabin once stood here, but there is nothing here now....更多
Hopefully more will be done to expand this venue in the future. Currently it consists of a walk through the woods into a wetlands open area with a few informational trail markers along the way. There is no actual building to be seen.