American Labor Party

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The American Labor Party (ALP), was a short lived group, organized along lines of British Labour Party, that was founded in New York City in 1922 by delegates from Socialist Party, Farmer Labor Party, Workmen's Circle, Poale Zion, and 82 labor organizations.

From the guide to the American Labor Party Minutes and Proceedings, 1922-1924, (Tamiment Library / Wagner Archives)

The American Labor Party (ALP), was a short lived group, organized along the lines of the British Labour Party. It was founded in New York City in 1922 by delegates from the Socialist Party, the Farmer Labor Party, the Workmen's Circle, Poale Zion, and 82 labor organizations.

The American Labor Party, modeled on the British Labour Party, was founded in 1922 by delegates from the Socialist Party, Farmer-Labor Party, Workmen's Circle, Poale-Zion, and 82 labor organizations.

From the description of Minutes and proceedings, 1922-1924. (New York University). WorldCat record id: 478451629

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referencedIn Richard Welling papers, 1881-1941, 1925-1941 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Olds, Leland, 1890-1960. Papers, [ca. 1848]-1960, 1923-1960 (bulk). Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf American Labor Party. Records [microform], 1922-1924. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Morris Golden Papers, 1945-1949 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive
referencedIn International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. Local 155 (New York, N.Y.). ILGWU. Local 155 recordss, 1933-1995. Cornell University Library
referencedIn ILGWU. Local 62 correspondence, 1913-1976 Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library
referencedIn Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America. Papers of executive officers of the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, 1914-1971, 1930-1950 (bulk). Cornell University Library
referencedIn ILGWU. Local 89. Luigi Antonini correspondence, 1919-1968 Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library
referencedIn Liberal Party of New York State records, 1936-2002 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. ILGWU. Local 89. Luigi Antonini correspondence, 1919-1968. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Mark Starr Papers, Bulk, 1930-1960, 1912-1980s Tamiment Library / Wagner Archives
creatorOf Alfange, Dean, 1897-1989. Dean Alfange papers, 1927-1988. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Dean Alfange papers, 1927-1988 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Vito Marcantonio FOIA Files, undated Tamiment Library / Wagner Archives
creatorOf American Labor Party. Letter, 1938, to Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf American Labor Party, Meeting Flyer, Bronx, N.Y. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Martin P. Catherwood Library, Cornell University.
referencedIn Hillquit, Morris, 1869-1933. Morris Hillquit papers, 1886-1948. [microform]. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Transport Workers Union of America Records, Bulk, 1937-1966, 1911-1990 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive
creatorOf American Labor Party. Correspondence, 1940, from Sophia Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Victor Rabinowitz Papers, Bulk, 1955-1980, 1918-2003, (Bulk 1955-1980) Tamiment Library / Wagner Archives
referencedIn J. B. Matthews Papers, 1862-1986 and undated David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
creatorOf American Labor Party. American Labor Party, Meeting Flyer, Bronx, N.Y. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Tamiment Library. Tamiment Library manuscript files collection relating to individuals and organizations associated with radicalism, the labor movement, and progressive social action in the United States, 1950-2001 (bulk 1910-1965). Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Harry Laidler Photographs, Bulk, 1950-1960, 1893-1968, (Bulk 1950-1960) Tamiment Library / Wagner Archives
referencedIn Earl Browder Papers, 1879-1990 Syracuse University. Library. Special Collections Research Center
creatorOf Liberal Party of New York State. Liberal Party of New York State records, 1936-1975. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn The Nation, records, 1879-1974 (inclusive), 1920-1955 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn Wilson, Luke W. (Luke Woodward), 1912-1985. Luke W. Wilson papers, 1933-1977. Wisconsin Historical Society Archives
referencedIn Social Democratic Federation of America Records, 1933-1956 Tamiment Library / Wagner Archives
referencedIn Laidler, Harry W. (Harry Wellington), 1884-1970. Harry Wellington Laidler Photographs [graphic]. Churchill County Museum
creatorOf American Labor Party Minutes and Proceedings, 1922-1924 Tamiment Library / Wagner Archives
referencedIn Saul Mills Papers, 1935-1989 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive
referencedIn National Union of Hospital and Health Care Employees. Series 4. Montefiore Hospital interviews, 1975-1976, bulk 1975. Cornell University Library
referencedIn ILGWU. New York Cloak Joint Board records, 1926-1973 Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library
referencedIn Roach, Michael. Poster and Broadside Collection of Tamiment Institute Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives, [ca. 1904-1991]. 1935-1975 (bulk). Churchill County Museum
referencedIn International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. Local 62 (New York, N.Y.). ILGWU. Local 62 correspondence, 1913-1976. Cornell University Library
creatorOf American Labor Party. Minutes and proceedings, 1922-1924. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Button Collection of Tamiment Library-Wagner Labor Archives, [ca. 1900-1990]. 1930-1970 (bulk). Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Zeitz, Abraham. Reminiscences of Abraham Zeitz : oral history, 1949. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn ILGWU. Local 155 records, 1933-1995 Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library
referencedIn International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. ILGWU. American Labor Party news article scrapbook. 1937-1941. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Berman, Louise R., 1908-1977. Papers, 1929-1959. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
creatorOf Welling, Richard, 1858-1946. Richard Welling papers, 1881-1941, bulk (1925-1941). New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America. General Secretary-Treasurer. Joseph Schlossberg correspondence, 1930-1940. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945. President's alphabetical file, 1933-1945. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Transport Workers Union of America. Records, 1934-1980. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Tamiment Library Manuscript Files, Bulk, 1910-1965, 1749-1988 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive
referencedIn Mills, Saul, 1910-1988. Papers, 1935-1989. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn ILGWU. American Labor Party news article scrapbook., 1937-1941 Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library
referencedIn International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. New York Cloak Joint Board. ILGWU. New York Cloak Joint Board records, 1926-1973. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945. President's alphabetical file, 1933-1945. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Printed Ephemera Collection on Organizations, 1886- Tamiment Library / Wagner Archives
referencedIn Herman Wolf Papers, undated, 1926-1981. Archives and Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center, University of Connecticut Libraries
referencedIn Transport Workers Union of America. Photographic prints, 1913-1986. 1937-1986 (bulk). Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Tamiment Library Poster and Broadside Collection, Bulk, 1970-1990, 1904-1991, bulk 1970-1990 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive
referencedIn Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America. Jacob Potofsky correspondence, 1930-1946, 1930-1940 (bulk). Cornell University Library
referencedIn Social Democratic Federation of America. Records, 1933-1956. Elmer Holmes Bobst Library
Role Title Holding Repository
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associatedWith Alfange, Dean, 1897-1989. person
associatedWith Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America. corporateBody
associatedWith Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America. General Secretary-Treasurer. corporateBody
associatedWith Berman, Louise R., 1908-1977. person
associatedWith Browder, Earl, 1891-1973 person
associatedWith Cannon, Joseph D. person
associatedWith Cannon, Joseph D. person
associatedWith Cassidy, Edward F. person
associatedWith Cassidy, Edward F. person
associatedWith Fine, Nathan. person
associatedWith Gerber, Julius. person
associatedWith Gerber, Julius, 1862-1916 person
associatedWith Golden, Morris person
associatedWith Hillquit, Morris, 1869-1933. person
associatedWith International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. corporateBody
associatedWith International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. corporateBody
associatedWith International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. corporateBody
associatedWith International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. Local 155 (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. Local 62 (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. New York Cloak Joint Board. corporateBody
associatedWith Laidler, Harry W. (Harry Wellington), 1884-1970. person
associatedWith Liberal Party of New York State. corporateBody
associatedWith MacDonald, Marie B. person
associatedWith MacDonald, Marie B. person
associatedWith Matthews, J. B. (Joseph Brown), 1894-1966 person
associatedWith Miller, Con. person
associatedWith Mills, Saul, 1910-1988 person
associatedWith Mills, Saul, 1910-1988. corporateBody
associatedWith National Union of Hospital and Health Care Employees. corporateBody
associatedWith Nation (New York, N.Y. : 1865). corporateBody
associatedWith Olds, Leland, 1890-1960. person
associatedWith Oneal, James, b. 1875. person
associatedWith Rabinowitz, Victor. person
associatedWith Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945. person
associatedWith Shiplacoff, A. I. 1877-1946. person
associatedWith Shiplacoff, A. I. (Abraham Isaac), 1877-1936 person
associatedWith Social Democratic Federation of America. corporateBody
associatedWith Starr, Mark, 1894- person
associatedWith Sullivan, John F. person
associatedWith Tamiment Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Transport Workers Union of America. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation. corporateBody
associatedWith Welling, Richard, 1858-1946. person
associatedWith Wilson, Luke W. (Luke Woodward), 1912-1985. person
associatedWith Wolf, Herman. person
associatedWith Zeitz, Abraham. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (State)
United States
New York (State)--New York
United States
Subject
Political parties
Working class--United States--Political activity
Socialism
Socialism--United States
Labor unions
Working class--Political activity
Political parties--New York (State)
Labor unions--Political activity
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Active 1936

Active 1975

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