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Guide to the Oral History of the American Left Collection OH.002

Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive
Elmer Holmes Bobst Library
70 Washington Square South
2nd Floor
New York, NY 10012
(212) 998-2596

Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives

Collection processed by Paul Buhle, Jonathan Bloom, Michael Nash, unattributed Tamiment staff, and David A. Olson

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on February 01, 2023
Description is in English. using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Edited by Amy C. Vo to change legacy description about the forced removal and incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II Edited by Rachel Mahre to reflect digitization of some audio materials. Edited by Anna Björnsson McCormick to correctly identify Grace Lee Boggs as an activist in the Black Power movement Edited by Maddie DeLaere to update titles and top containers for select audiocassettes.  , December 2020 , August 2021 , November 2021 , January 2023

Container List

Aleine Austin Tapes regarding Monthly Review and Highlander Folk School, 1979-1982

Historical/Biographical Note

The Tennessee-based Highlander Folk School was founded in 1932 to provide education to activist leaders.

Monthly Review is a socialist magazine founded in 1949.

Scope and Content Note

This series contains recordings of interviews by Aleine Austin and an event regarding the history of the Monthly Review.