Hass, Eric

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American socialist leader; editor, The Weekly People, 1938-1968; presidential candidate, Socialist Labor Party, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964.

From the description of Eric Hass papers, 1889-1980. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754871771

Biographical/Historical Note

  • 1905: Born, Lincoln, Nebraska
  • 1928: Joined Socialist Labor Party
  • 1932 - 1938 : National organizer, Socialist Labor Party
  • 1938 - 1968 : Editor, The Weekly People
  • 1949: Author, The Socialist Labor Party and the Internationals
  • 1952: Socialist Labor Party candidate for President (first campaign)
  • 1956: Socialist Labor Party candidate for President (second campaign)
  • 1960: Socialist Labor Party candidate for President (third campaign)
  • 1964: Socialist Labor Party candidate for President (fourth campaign)
  • 1969: Resigned from Socialist Labor Party
  • 1974 - 1978 : Lived in Costa Rica
  • 1980: Died, Santa Rosa, California

From the guide to the Eric Hass papers, 1899-1980, (Hoover Institution Archives)

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Socialist Labor Party of Minnesota. Party records, 1908-1964. Minnesota Historical Society Library
creatorOf Eric Hass papers, 1899-1980 Hoover Institution Archives
creatorOf Hass, Eric. Eric Hass papers, 1889-1980. Stanford University, Hoover Institution Library
creatorOf Hass, Eric. Hass, Eric : [photography bio file]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
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associatedWith Socialist Labor Party. corporateBody
associatedWith Socialist Labor Party of Minnesota. corporateBody
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United States
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Socialism
Socialism--United States
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Birth 1905

Death 1980-10-02

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