Lash, Joseph P., 1909-1987

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Joseph P. Lash (1909-1987), personal friend of Eleanor Roosevelt, was the author of several works on the Roosevelts. He was active in various youth organizations in the 1930s and 1940s, and worked as a United Nations correspondent and assistant editor of the New York Post. In 1972, Lash received the Pulitzer Prize for his book, Eleanor and Franklin, and later wrote the sequel titled The Years Alone.

From the description of Lash, Joseph P., 1909-1987 (U.S. National Archives and Records Administration). naId: 10581729

Writer, journalist.

Lash was a personal friend of Eleanor Roosevelt and author of several books on the Roosevelts. He was active in youth organizations in the 1930s and 1940s.

From the description of Papers, 1934-1978. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155523682

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referencedIn Theodore Roosevelt Collection: Books, pamphlets, periodicals, 18-- - <ongoing> Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn League for Industrial Democracy. Pamphlets, 1922-1978. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Martin P. Catherwood Library, Cornell University.
creatorOf Lovely, Clinton W., 1894-. Clinton W. Lovely papers, 1920-1967. Minnesota Historical Society Library
creatorOf Joseph P. Lash Papers. 1877 - 1987. Newspaper Clippings
referencedIn Lape, Esther Everett, 1881-1981. Papers, 1920-1978. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Frank, Walter, 1882-1969. Papers of Walter Frank [manuscript], 1866-1970 (bulk 1925-1970). University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Costigan, James, 1928-2007. Eleanor and Franklin. The White House years : [script] / by James Costigan ; from the book by Joseph P. Lash. Michigan State University Libraries, Main Library
referencedIn Papers, 1900-1980 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
creatorOf American Committee for Iberian Freedom. Correspondence with Marian Anderson, 1976. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Lash, Joseph P., 1909-1987. Papers, 1934-1978. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Joseph P. Lash Papers. 1877 - 1987. General Correspondence
referencedIn Earl Browder Papers, 1879-1990 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn Papers, 1918-1993 Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn Matthews, J. B. (Joseph Brown), 1894-1966. Papers, 1862-1986. bulk 1930-1969. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Robert G. Spivack Papers, 1931-1970, (bulk 1936-1970) Manuscript Division, Library of Congress
referencedIn Barnes, Joseph, 1907-1970. Joseph Barnes papers, 1907-1970, 1923-1970. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Joseph P. Lash Papers. 1877 - 1987. Records Relating to Youth Organizations and Activities
referencedIn League for Industrial Democracy. League for Industrial Democracy. Pamphlets, 1922-1978. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Edwards, George C. (George Clifton), 1914-1995. George C. Edwards, Jr. papers, 1921-1970, (bulk 1938-1963). Wayne State University, Archives of Labor & Urban Affairs
referencedIn Papers, 1916-1972 Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn Joseph Barnes Papers, 1923-1970 Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
creatorOf Lash, Joseph P., 1909-1987. Marlowe - a youthful scholastic. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Rovere, Richard Halworth, 1915-1979. Richard Halworth Rovere papers, 1926-1981. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Newman, Pauline. Papers, 1903-1982 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Roosevelt, Anna, 1906-1975. Papers, 1886-1976, 1933-1976 (bulk) Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Joseph P. Lash Papers. 1877 - 1987. Diaries, Notes, Speeches and Writings
referencedIn Vladimir Dedijer papers, 1881-1987, 1940-1980 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn The Nation, records, 1879-1974 (inclusive), 1920-1955 (bulk). Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn The Nation, records, 1879-1974 (inclusive), 1920-1955 (bulk). Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
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associatedWith American Committee for Iberian Freedom. corporateBody
associatedWith American Student Union. corporateBody
associatedWith American Youth Congress. corporateBody
associatedWith Barnes, Joseph, 1907-1970. person
associatedWith Browder, Earl, 1891-1973 person
associatedWith Cohn, Alfred E. (Alfred Einstein), 1879-1957. person
associatedWith Costigan, James, 1928-2007. person
associatedWith Dedijer, Vladimir. person
correspondedWith Edwards, George C. (George Clifton), 1914-1995. person
associatedWith Feuer, Lewis S. (Lewis Samuel), 1912-2002. person
associatedWith Frankfurter, Felix, 1882-1965. person
associatedWith Frank, Walter, 1882-1969. person
associatedWith Glueck, Sheldon, 1896- person
associatedWith International Socialist Student Federation. corporateBody
associatedWith International Student Service. corporateBody
associatedWith Lape, Esther Everett, 1881-1981. person
associatedWith League for Industrial Democracy. corporateBody
associatedWith Lovely, Clinton W., 1894- person
associatedWith Matthews, J. B. (Joseph Brown), 1894-1966. person
associatedWith Nation (New York, N.Y. : 1865). corporateBody
associatedWith Newman, Pauline. person
associatedWith Paul A. Freund person
associatedWith PAULINE NEWMAN, 1888-1986 person
associatedWith Roosevelt, Anna, 1906-1975. person
associatedWith Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962. person
associatedWith Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945. person
associatedWith Rovere, Richard Halworth, 1915-1979. person
correspondedWith Spivack, Robert G. person
associatedWith United States. Dept. of State. corporateBody
associatedWith Young People's Socialist League. corporateBody
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United States
Kentucky--Harlan County
Spain
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Student movements
Youth--Political activity
Communism
Youth--Societies and clubs
Civil war
Judges
Youth
Peace movements
Students--Political activity
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Authors
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Birth 1909-12-02

Death 1987-08-22

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