Berger, Victor L., 1860-1929

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Victor Berger was a U.S. Representative and the first Socialist congressman. He helped to found the Milwaukee Social Democrat (Socialist) Party. He edited a newspaper. He was sentenced to twenty years in prison for expressing objections to World War I.

From the description of Papers, 1921-1929. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71014317

Socialist, journalist, U.S. representative.

From the description of The Victor Berger papers, [1882-1929] microform. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 238849227

From the description of The Victor Berger papers, [1882-1929] microform. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 238849240

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referencedIn Lewis, Marx, b. 1897. Marx Lewis papers, 1907-1988. Stanford University, Hoover Institution Library
referencedIn Harry Weinberger papers, 1915-1944 Yale University Library
creatorOf Berger, Victor L., 1860-1929. Papers, 1921-1929. Milwaukee Jewish Historical Society
referencedIn Hillquit, Morris, 1869-1933. Papers, 1886-1944. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
creatorOf Berger, Victor L., 1860-1929. The Victor Berger papers, [1882-1929] microform. HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
referencedIn Engdahl, J. Louis. J. Louis Engdahl papers, 1885-1981 (1912-1932). University of Michigan
referencedIn Lloyd, Henry Demarest, 1847-1903. Papers, 1840-1937, 1977. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Guide to the Algernon Lee Papers, 1861-1954 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
referencedIn Socialist Party (U.S.) New York (N.Y.) Letter Books, Bulk, 1911-1914, 1907-1914, (Bulk 1911-1914) Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
referencedIn Victor L. Berger National Foundation. [Miscellaneous pamphlets, etc., 1931]. Chicago History Museum
referencedIn Edward A Ross papers Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Guide to the Lena Morris Lewis Photograph Collection, 1870-1949 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
referencedIn Thomas, Elizabeth H. Papers, 1931-1938. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Esch, John J. Papers, 1891-1922, 1992-1994. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Eugene V. Debs Photographs, [ca. 1895]-1923 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
referencedIn Guide to the Algernon Lee Papers, 1861-1954 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
referencedIn Schilling, Robert, 1843-1922. Papers, 1852-1922. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949. Papers, 1872-1949 Houghton Library
creatorOf Berger, Victor L., 1860-1929. Letter to George Sylvester Viereck. Washington, DC. 1926 Mar. 17. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn United States. Dept. of the Army. General Staff. Military Intelligence Division. U.S. military intelligence reports: surveillance of radicals in the United States, 1917-1941 (inclusive), [microform]. Yale University Library
referencedIn Guide to the Lena Morris Lewis Photograph Collection, 1870-1949 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
referencedIn Baruch Charney Vladeck Papers, Bulk, 1920-1938, 1906-1958 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
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
creatorOf Berger, Victor L., 1860-1929. The Victor Berger papers, [1882-1929] microform. HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
referencedIn Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926. Eugene V. Debs photographs [graphic]. New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Social-Democratic Party of America Records, 1900-1905 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
referencedIn American Legion. Jefferson Post No. 15 (Louisville, Ky.). Records of the American Legion Jefferson Post No. 15 (Louisville, Ky.) 1919-1988. The Filson Historical Society
creatorOf Berger, Victor L., 1860-1929. Papers, 1862-1980. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Hillquit, Morris, 1869-1933. Morris Hillquit papers, 1886-1948. [microform]. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Olson, Frederick I. Papers, 1894-[ongoing]. Library Council of Metropolitan Milwaukee
creatorOf Berger, Victor L., 1860-1929. Frances Nacke Noel/Job Harriman papers, 1889-1986 (bulk 1940-1980). Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn Tamiment Library Manuscript Files, 1749-1988 (bulk: 1910-1965) Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
creatorOf Berger, Victor L., 1860-1929. Collection, 1919-1926. Swarthmore College, Peace Collection, SCPC
referencedIn New York (State). Legislature. Joint Legislative Committee to Investigate Seditious Activities. Suspected radical propaganda file, [ca. 1890-1919]. New York State Archives
referencedIn Brandborg, Charles W., 1847-1916. Charles W. Brandborg and family papers, 1887-1977. Minnesota Historical Society Library
referencedIn John Reed papers, 1903-1967. Houghton Library
referencedIn Marx Lewis Papers, 1907-1988. Hoover Institution Archives
referencedIn Dietzgen, Iosif, 1828-1888. 880-01 Dietzgen: Iosif (1828-1888) i Eugenie (1862-1930). Fond 214, 1867-1943, 1867-1913. Rosarchiv, Federal Archive SVS of Russia
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associatedWith Addams, Jane, 1860-1935. person
associatedWith American Legion. Jefferson Post No. 15 (Louisville, Ky.) corporateBody
associatedWith Ameringer, Oscar, 1870-1943. person
associatedWith Benson, Allan L. (Allan Louis), 1871-1940. person
associatedWith Berger family family
associatedWith Berger family family
associatedWith Berger, Meta person
associatedWith Berger, Meta person
associatedWith Berger, Meta, 1873-1944. person
associatedWith Brandborg, Charles W., 1847-1916. person
associatedWith Brisbane, Arthur, 1864-1936. person
associatedWith Conference for Progressive Political Action. corporateBody
associatedWith Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938. person
associatedWith Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926. person
associatedWith Debs, Theodore, 1864-1945. person
associatedWith Dietzgen, Iosif, 1828-1888. person
associatedWith Eastman, Max, 1883-1969. person
associatedWith Edelman, Elsa Berger, 1900-1984. person
associatedWith Engdahl, J. Louis. person
associatedWith Engdahl, J. Louis (John Louis), 1884-1932. person
associatedWith Esch, John J. person
associatedWith Evjue, William Theodore, 1882-1970. person
associatedWith Gale, Zona, 1874-1938. person
associatedWith Germer, Adolph. person
associatedWith Goldman, Emma, 1869-1940. person
associatedWith Gompers, Samuel, 1850-1924. person
associatedWith Hapgood, Norman, 1868-1937. person
associatedWith Hillquit, Morris, 1869-1933. person
associatedWith Hoan, Daniel W. (Daniel Webster), 1881-1961. person
associatedWith Hunter, Robert, 1874-1942. person
associatedWith Hursley, Doris Berger, 1898-1984. person
associatedWith International Socialist Congress. corporateBody
associatedWith James, Ada Lois, 1876-1952. person
associatedWith Krak family. family
associatedWith La Follette, Robert M. (Robert Marion), 1855-1925. person
associatedWith La Guardia, Fiorello H. (Fiorello Henry), 1882-1947. person
associatedWith Laidler, Harry W. (Harry Wellington), 1884-1970. person
associatedWith Lee, Algernon. person
associatedWith Lee, Algernon, 1873-1954. person
associatedWith Lewis, Lena Morrow. person
associatedWith Lewis, Marx, 1897-1990 person
associatedWith Lewis, Marx, b. 1897. person
associatedWith Lloyd, Henry Demarest, 1847-1903. person
associatedWith Lloyd, William Bross, 1908- person
associatedWith Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956. person
associatedWith Milwaukee Social-Democratic Publishing Company (Wis.) corporateBody
associatedWith Milwaukee (Wis.). Board of School Directors. corporateBody
associatedWith Nearing, Scott, 1883-1983. person
associatedWith New York (State). Legislature. Joint Legislative Committee to Investigate Seditious Activities. corporateBody
associatedWith Olson, Frederick I. person
associatedWith Percy of Newcastle, Eustace Percy, Baron, 1887-1958. person
associatedWith Pinchot, Gifford, 1865-1946. person
associatedWith Redfield, William C. (William Cox), 1858-1932. person
associatedWith Reed, John, 1887-1920 person
associatedWith Ross, Edward Alsworth, 1866-1951. person
associatedWith Schilling, Robert, 1843-1922. person
associatedWith Schlichting family. family
associatedWith Simons, A. M. (Algie Martin), 1870-1950. person
associatedWith Sinclair, Upton, 1878-1968. person
associatedWith Social-Democratic Party of America. corporateBody
associatedWith Socialist Party (Milwaukee County, Wis.) corporateBody
associatedWith Socialist Party of New York. corporateBody
associatedWith Socialist Party (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Steffens, Lincoln, 1866-1936. person
associatedWith Stevens, Michael E. person
associatedWith Swarthmore College. Peace Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930. person
associatedWith Tamiment Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Thomas, Elizabeth H. person
associatedWith Thomas, Norman, 1884-1968. person
associatedWith Thompson, Carl D. (Carl Dean), 1870-1949. person
associatedWith United States. Congress corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Congress. House. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Dept. of the Army. General Staff. Military Intelligence Division. corporateBody
associatedWith Victor L. Berger National Foundation. corporateBody
associatedWith Viereck, George Sylvester, 1884-1962, person
correspondedWith Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 person
associatedWith Vladeck, B. (Baruch), 1886-1938 person
associatedWith Vorwaerts Publishing Company (Milwaukee, Wis.) corporateBody
associatedWith Weinberger, Harry, 1888- person
associatedWith Williamson, Myrna T. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Wisconsin--Milwaukee
Milwaukee (Wis.)
United States
United States
Philippines
United States
United States
United States
Wisconsin
Wisconsin
Soviet Union
Wisconsin--Milwaukee
Subject
German Americans
Newspaper publishing
Socialists--History--Sources
Labor unions
Feminism
Socialists--Correspondence
Legislators
Jews
Press, Socialist
Socialism
Pacifism
Political crimes and offenses
World War, 1914-1918--Protest movements
Civil rights
Labor movement
World War, 1914-1918--Sources
Occupation
Jewish socialists--Wisconsin--Milwaukee
Legislators--United States
Presidential candidates--United States
Politicians--Wisconsin--Milwaukee
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Person

Birth 1860-02-28

Death 1929-08-07

Male

English,

German,

Yiddish,

Polish

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