Papers, 1876-1883 and undated.

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Steward, Ira, 1831-1883. Papers, 1876-1883 and undated.

Papers, 1876-1883 and undated.

Papers of Ira Steward of Boston, Massachusetts, a leader in the Machinists' and Blacksmiths' International Union and writer on labor issues. The collection consists of manuscripts for "The Political Economy of Eight Hours," and "Freedom and Wealth," typewritten copies of articles by Steward on labor-oriented subjects, the constitution of the Philadelphia Eight Hour League, and letters to or from F. A. Sorge, Thomas Phillips, and Mrs. Steward.

0.6 c.f. (2 archives boxes)

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Philadelphia Eight Hour League.

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Steward, Ira, 1831-1883

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Sorge, Friedrich A. (Friedrich Adolf), 1828-1906

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Born in Saxony; took part in the revolution of 1848; emigrated, eventually to the USA in 1852; cofounder of the Communist Club in New York in 1857; founded a section of the International Working Men's Association (IWMA) in 1867; member of the IWMA North American Federation in 1871; secretary of the IWMA's General Council in New York 1872-1874; influential in the Workingmen's Party of the United States 1876 (in 1877: Socialist Labor Party), resigned when Lassalleans took over in 1877; wrote for D...

Phillips, Thomas E.

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