Papers, 1884-1955.


Papers, 1884-1955.

The papers contain correspondence, manuscripts of writings, scrapbooks, printed material, photographs and miscellaneous papers. Included are letters from Theodore Debs to Joseph E. Cohen, many about his brother, jEugene; notes about Joseph E. Cohen, written by Debs while in prison; papers of Seymour Stedman relating to Debs' imprisonment for opposition to U.S. involvement in World War I; letters to James Oneal and letters to Karl Kautsky, Algernon Lee and Abraham Tuvim.

1.6 linear ft. (4 boxes)




SNAC Resource ID: 6918937

Elmer Holmes Bobst Library

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Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 (person)

Eugene Victor "Gene" Debs (November 5, 1855 – October 20, 1926) was an American socialist, political activist, trade unionist, one of the founding members of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) and five times the candidate of the Socialist Party of America for President of the United States. Through his presidential candidacies as well as his work with labor movements, Debs eventually became one of the best-known socialists living in the United States. Early in his political career, Debs...

Tuvim, Abraham. (person)

Cohen, Joseph E. (person)

Germer, Adolph (person)

Organizer for the United Mine Workers and later, the CIO. From the description of Oral history interview with Adolph Germer, 1960. (Wayne State University, Archives of Labor & Urban). WorldCat record id: 32321347 Mr. Germer was born in Welan, Germany In 1881 and came to the United States in 1888. His father was a miner, and Adolph went to work in the coal mines of Staunton, Illinois, when he was eleven years old. He joined the United Mine Workers of America ...

Kautsky, Karl, 1854-1938 (person)

German socialist leader. From the description of Der demokratische Marxismus : zum vierzigsten Geburtstag der russischen Sozialdemokratie : typescript, 1938. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754870809 Born in Prague 1854, died in Amsterdam 1938; social democratic writer and Marxist theorist; joined Austrian social democracy in 1874 and worked as a journalist within the Sozialistische Arbeiterpartei Deutschlands (SAPD, from 1890 SPD) from 1879; in 1883 founder and editor of Die...

Debs, Theodore, 1864-1945 (person)

Stedman, Seymour. (person)

Oneal, James, 1875- (person)

James Oneal (1875-1962) was a Socialist, author, editor of New Leader (1924-~1940). From the guide to the James Oneal Papers, 1907-1962, (Tamiment Library / Wagner Archives) ...

Lee, Algernon 1873-1954 (person)