Papers, 1903-1973.

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Caylor, George Nathan, 1885-1973. Papers, 1903-1973.

Papers, 1903-1973.

The Papers contain manuscripts of writings, clippings, and photographs. Includes indexed autobiography (800 p.) entitled If My Memory Serves Me Right, discussing early years in Philadelphia, Pa., Socialist movement, single-tax community of Arden, Del., Rand School, and many leftist personalities; writings on labor, socialism, racial justice, and Socialist and labor figures; and material on Caylor's series of letters to the editor of Orlando Sentinel on political and social issues, which became the subject of a seminar at Rollins College in 1958. Caylor's writings include information on Louis Adamic, Joseph E. Cohen, Eugene V. Debs, Elizabeth Gurley Flynn, Clinton S. Golden, Emanuel Haldeman-Julius, Morris Hillquit, Jack London, Pauline Newman, Frances Perkins, Rose Schneiderman, John Spargo, and Bettina Borrman Wells.

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Newman, Pauline, 1927-

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Haldeman-Julius, E. (Emanuel), 1888-1951

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Caylor, George Nathan, 1885-1973

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Cohen, Joseph E.

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Wells, Bettina Borrman.

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Perkins, Frances, 1880-1965

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Frances Perkins was born on April 10, 1880 (some sources say 1882) in Boston, Massachusetts. She was christened Fannie Coralie Perkins but later changed her name to Frances. She was the daughter of Frederick W. Perkins, the owner of a stationer's business, and Susan Bean Perkins. The family moved to Worcester, Massachusetts in 1882. After attending Worcester Classical High School, Perkins entered Mount Holyoke College in 1898. She was president of her class and majored in chemistry and physics, ...

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

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Flynn, Elizabeth Gurley, 1890-1964

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Hillquit, Morris, 1869-1933

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Spargo, John, 1876-1966

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Rollins college Winter Park, Fla.

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London, Jack, 1876-1916

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Jack London was born in San Francisco January 12, 1876. He led an adventurous life, only beginning his career as an author in the 1890s. He wrote short stories, serials, essays, articles, verse and novels. He died November 22, 1916 in Sonoma County, CA. From the description of Jack London papers, 1897-1916. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122387554 American novelist and short story writer. From the description of Chronometer method [navigational documents] [1907?]...

Golden, Clinton S. (Clinton Strong), 1888-1961

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