Huberman, Leo, 1903-1968

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Leo Huberman (1903-1968) was born in Newark, N.J and educated at New York University. He taught labor and economic history in several colleges and universities, was chairman of the Department of Social Science, New College, Columbia University, 1938-1938, labor editor of PM newspaper, 1940-1941, director of public education and public relations of the National Maritime Union, 1942-1945, and a founder and co-editor of Monthly Review magazine beginning in 1949. He wrote many books, articles and pamphlets on labor and labor history from a Marxian socialist point of view.

From the guide to the Leo Huberman papers, 1937-1968, (Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries)

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creatorOf Huberman, Leo, 1903-1968. American incorporated : recent economic history of the United States. Dartmouth College Library
creatorOf Leo Huberman papers, 1937-1968 University of Oregon Libraries. Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn The Nation, records, 1879-1974 (inclusive), 1920-1955 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn Austin, Aleine. Aleine Austin papers, 1940-1991. Johns Hopkins University, Sheridan Libraries and the Milton S. Eisenhower Library
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associatedWith Austin, Aleine. person
associatedWith McCarthy, Joseph, 1908-1957 person
associatedWith National Maritime Union of America. corporateBody
correspondedWith Nation (New York, N.Y. : 1865). corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Economic history
Labor History
Labor movement


Birth 1903-10-17

Death 1968-11-09



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