Marcantonio, Vito, 1902-1954

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Vito Marcantonio was a New York politician active from the early 1930's up to his death in 1954. He was a congressman for the 18th New York District from 1935 to 1937 and from 1939-1951. He ran unsuccessfully for mayor of New York City in 1949. He was a member of the American Labor Party.

From the guide to the Vito Marcantonio collection of political speeches and advertisements [sound recording], 1938-1952, (The New York Public Library. Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound.)

Politician.

From the description of Reminiscences of Vito Marcantonio : oral history, 1949. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122620102

Vito Marcantonio (1902-1954), American radical congressman, New York City lawyer and politician, was a protege of Fiorello H. LaGuardia in whose law firm he became a law clerk. He made his political debut in 1924 when he managed LaGuardia's campaign for reelection to Congress. In 1934, after LaGuardia became Mayor of New York, Marcantonio ran successfully as a Republican for LaGuardia's East Harlem seat in Congress, a constituency he would represent for seven terms, six of them consecutively.

From the description of Vito Marcantonio papers, 1935-1953. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122517582

From the guide to the Vito Marcantonio papers, 1935-1953, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

Vito Marcantonio was a New York politician active from the early 1930's up to his death in 1954.

He was a congressman for the 18th New York District from 1935 to 1937 and from 1939-1951. He ran unsuccessfully for mayor of New York City in 1949. He was a member of the American Labor Party.

From the description of Vito Marcantonio collection of political speeches and advertisements [sound recording], 1938-1952. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122517356

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referencedIn Milton Wolff Photographs, 1939-1960 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
creatorOf Marcantonio, Vito, 1902-1954. Vito Marcantonio papers, 1935-1953. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Guide to the Transport Workers Union of America Records, 1911-2007 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
referencedIn Garcá Rivera, Oscar, 1900-1969. Papers, 1912-1987 ; bulk: 1930-1940. New York State Historical Documents (Albany, N.Y.)
referencedIn Guide to the Daily Worker and Daily World Photographs Collection, 1920-2001 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
referencedIn J. B. Matthews Papers, 1862-1986 and undated David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn Abram Flaxer Papers, 1935-1992 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
referencedIn Julius Edelstein Papers, 1917-1963, [Bulk Dates: 1948-1958] Columbia University. Rare Book an Manuscript Library
creatorOf International Labor Defense. Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1928-1942. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Vélez de Vando, Emelí, 1917-1999. Papers, 1919-1999. New York State Historical Documents (Albany, N.Y.)
referencedIn Fiorello H. La Guardia papers, 1918-1945 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Records of the Lyman R. Bradley Academic Freedom Case, 1947-1961 New York University. Archives
creatorOf Baldwin, Calvin Benham, 1902-1975. Papers of C.B. Baldwin, 1933-1975. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Guide to the Daily Worker and Daily World Negatives Collection, 1930-2001 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
creatorOf Vito Marcantonio papers, 1935-1953 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Claiborne, Robert Watson, 1888-1966. Papers of Robert Watson Claiborne [manuscript], 1934-1966. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Guide to the Labor Research Association Records, 1914-2009 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
referencedIn Arocho, Juanita, 1910-1998. Papers, 1940-1994. New York State Historical Documents (Albany, N.Y.)
creatorOf Vito Marcantonio collection of political speeches and advertisements [sound recording], 1938-1952 The New York Public Library. Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound.
referencedIn Guide to the Labor Research Association Records, 1914-2009 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
referencedIn Earl Browder Papers, 1879-1990 Syracuse University. Library. Special Collections Research Center
referencedIn La Guardia Fiorello H. (Fiorello Henry), 1882-1947. Fiorello H. La Guardia Papers. 1880-1980. LaGuardia Community College Library Media Resources Center, Library Media Resources Center
referencedIn Guide to the Daily Worker and Daily World Photographs Collection, 1920-2001 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
referencedIn Wilson, Luke W. (Luke Woodward), 1912-1985. Luke W. Wilson papers, 1933-1977. Wisconsin Historical Society Archives
referencedIn Edelstein, Julius C. C. (Julius Caius Caesar), 1912-2005. Julius Edelstein papers, 1917-1961 [Bulk Dates: 1948-1958]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Marcantonio, Vito, 1902-1954. Reminiscences of Vito Marcantonio : oral history, 1949. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf La Guardia, Fiorello H. (Fiorello Henry), 1882-1947. Fiorello H. La Guardia papers, 1918-1945. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Billings, Warren K., 1893-1972. Papers of Warren K. Billings, 1899-1973 (bulk 1920-1939). Library of Congress
referencedIn Guide to the Elizabeth Gurley Flynn Papers, 1896-1964 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
referencedIn Guide to the Labor Research Association Records, 1914-2009 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
referencedIn Garcá Rivera, Oscar 1900-1969. Papers, 1912-1987 ; bulk: 1930-1940. Centro de Estudios Puertorriquenos
referencedIn Dizard, George E. (George Emil), 1917-. George E. Dizard and family papers, 1923-1991 (bulk 1938-1988). Minnesota Historical Society, Division of Archives and Manuscripts
referencedIn Guide to the Tamiment Library Poster and Broadside Collection, 1904-1991 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
referencedIn Covello, Leonard, 1887-1982. Papers, 1907-1974. Balch Institute for Ethnic Studies Library
creatorOf Marcantonio, Vito, 1902-1954. Vito Marcantonio collection of political speeches and advertisements [sound recording], 1938-1952. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Warren K. Billings Papers, 1899-1973, (bulk 1920-1939) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Arocho, Juanita 1910-1998. Papers, 1940-1994. Centro de Estudios Puertorriquenos
referencedIn Guide to the Reference Center for Marxist Studies Pamphlet Collection, 1900-2004 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
creatorOf Bernard, John T. (John Toussaint), 1893-1983. John Toussaint Bernard papers, 1934-1973. Minnesota Historical Society Library
creatorOf Mooney Molders Defense Committee. Mooney pamphlet collection : miscellaneous material on Tom Mooney. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Vito Marcantonio FOIA Files, undated Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
creatorOf Wanda Gág papers University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Vélez de Vando, Emelí 1917-1999. Papers, 1919-1999. Centro de Estudios Puertorriquenos
referencedIn Guide to the Elizabeth Gurley Flynn Papers, 1896-1964 Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
referencedIn New York Times Company records. Arthur Hays Sulzberger papers, 1823-1999 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
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Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
New York (N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.)
New York (State)
New York (N.Y.)
New York (State)
Subject
Elections
Elections
Elections
Italian Americans
Political science
Political science
Politicians
Politics
Politics, Practical
Politics, Practical
Puerto Ricans
Puerto Ricans
Occupation
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Legislators
Politicians
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Birth 1902-12-10

Death 1954-08-09

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