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Guide to the Max Shachtman Papers TAM.103

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Container List

Series IV: Writings and topical files (partially microfilmed)

PART A: POLITICAL AFFAIRS - BY COUNTRY OR REGION - NOT U.S. (not microfilmed)

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Box: 34 Folder : 1 Algeria - in French

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Box: 34 Folder : 2 Asia - clippings, articles

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1949 , 1950s-1960s
Box: 34 Folder : 3 Austria political prisoners

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1934-1935
Box: 34 Folder : 4 Ceylon publications

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1967
Box: 34 Folder : 5 Cuba - clippings, ads, pamphlets

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1958-1959
Box: 34 Folder : 6 Europe - articles, news clippings

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1930s
Box: 34 Folder : 7 France - French leaflets and on Nationalization of banks

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1939
Box: 34 Folder : 8 France - Contre Les Deux Blocs, Pour Le Socialisme

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1914 , 1939
Box: 34 Folder : 9 Germany - anti-Liebknechts cartoon

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ca.1910s
Box: 34 Folder : 10 Germany - from the Illustrierte Geschichte der Deutschen Revolution

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ca.1929
Box: 34 Folder : 11 Germany - from Sekretariat der UAPD

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Oct 10, 1952
Box: 34 Folder : 12 Germany - see also Series V, Hitler's Rise to Power

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1930s-1950s
Box: 34 Folder : 13 Hungary - Revolution (Scope magazine,1967)

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1967
Box: 34 Folder : 14 India - articles

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1951-1956
Box: 34 Folder : 15 Ireland news article

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1921
Box: 34 Folder : 16 Israel American Jewish Committee

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1967 , 1930s-1950s
Box: 34 Folder : 17 Italy - news clippings (CP)

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1939
Box: 34 Folder : 18 Japan - Zengekium (Japan) appeal to International Anti-War Student Conference in Tokyo

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1962
Box: 34 Folder : 19 Middle East - bulletins by Youth Committee for Peace and Democracy

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1930s-1970s
Box: 34 Folder : 20 Letter from Paris

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Jun 8, 1929
Box: 34 Folder : 21 Poland news clippings (CP)

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1930s-1950s
Box: 34 Folder : 22 Rmania news clippings

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1940s-1950s
Box: 34 Folder : 23 Soviet Union - news clippings, book reviews

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1920s-1960s
Box: 34 Folder : 24 Soviet Union - World Press of 1944 (in German)

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Box: 34 Folder : 25-27 Vietnam - letters, articles, news clippings, pamphlets, maps (Negotiations Now, Henry Kissinger)

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1950s-1960s
Box: 35 Folder : 1-3 Vietnam - letters, articles, newsletter, pamphlet, petitions

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1967
Box: 35 Folder : 4 Ludwik Hass - letter

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1920-1966
Box: 35 Folder : 5 Rosa Luxemburg - book review, letter

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Box: 35 Folder : 6 Marx - news clippings, article

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Box: 35 Folder : 7 Vannie B. Montana - article from La Parola de Popolo

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1930
Box: 35 Folder : 8 Soblen - article

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1929-1933
Box: 35 Folder : 9 Solzhenitsyn

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undated
Box: 35 Folder : 10 Stalin - clippings, articles

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1904-1950s
Box: 35 Folder : 11 Tresca - memorandum

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1930s
Box: 35 Folder : 12 Trotsky - articles about

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1911-1920s
Box: 35 Folder : 13 Trotsky - articles about

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1937
Box: 35 Folder : 14 Trotsky - articles by

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1904-1939
Box: 35 Folder : 15 Anti-Communism - article

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undated
Box: 35 Folder : 16 Anti-War - articles

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1939 , 1967
Box: 35 Folder : 17 "Democrats No Longer a Majority: Harris" NY Post

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Feb 2, 1970
Box: 35 Folder : 18 Leninism - article

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1916-1920
Box: 35 Folder : 19 Neuer Vormarts - social democratic weekly

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Jul 16, 1933
Box: 35 Folder : 20 Peace - brochures

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1940s-1950s
Box: 35 Folder : 21 Political., Ethnic and Economic Map of Balkans (in French)

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PART B: POLITICAL AFFAIRS - UNITED STATES - AMERICAN GROUPS (not microfilmed)

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Box: 35 Folder : 22-24 American Forum - conference, Communist Party, A.J. Muste (letters, pamphlets, articles)

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1956-1960
Box: 35 Folder : 25 American groups - news clippings

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1901-1940s
Box: 35 Folder : 26 American Jewish Committee - What is Extremism?

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1964
Box: 35 Folder : 27 Preamble to Constitution of American Legion

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1919
Box: 35 Folder : 28 Commonwealth Congress - Provisional constitution

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undated
Box: 35 Folder : 29 Communist Party - American leaflets

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1930s-1950s
Box: 35 Folder : 30 CP Bulletins

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1956
Box: 35 Folder : 31 Communist Party - Mike Gold Daily World Column

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Jan 28, 1938
Box: 35 Folder : 32 The Stalin-Hitler Pact - (CP?)' "It's Good for the Jews"

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1929 , 1939
Box: 35 Folder : 33 Independent - Socialist Ticket

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1958
Box: 35 Folder : 34 League for Industrial Democracy' letters, memorandmn

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1969
Box: 35 Folder : 35 National Conference for New Politics' letters, listing, proposal

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1968
Box: 35 Folder : 36 New Committee for Publications Report' Issue #57

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Nov 24, 1947
Box: 35 Folder : 37 Peace and Freedom - open letter, newsletter

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1961-1962
Box: 35 Folder : 38 Peace and Freedom and other left-wing groupings

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1967-1968
Box: 36 Folder : 1 A. Philip Randolph Institute - Freedom Budget

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1966-1975
Box: 36 Folder : 2 Polish Jewish Bund in USA - photo

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undated
Box: 36 Folder : 3 SANE - bulletin, article

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1960s
Box: 36 Folder : 4 Socialist Union Party

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1941
Box: 36 Folder : 5 Workers Defense League

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undated
Box: 36 Folder : 6 Young People's Socialist League - articles by Alex Garber, Myrna Culbreath

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1961
Box: 36 Folder : 7 YPSL Leaflets

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1969
Box: 36 Folder : 8 Other US Groups - (SDS, Black Panthers, etc.)

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1964-1970
Box: 36 Folder : 9-10 Civil Rights - periodicals, pamphlets, letters, news articles

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1950s-1960s
Box: 36 Folder : 11 Coalition Politics in New York - proposal

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undated
Box: 36 Folder : 12 Commune

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1968
Box: 36 Folder : 13 Government Documents

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1950
Box: 36 Folder : 14 New Left and Old Left

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1917-1964
Box: 36 Folder : 15 Political leadership, Collectivism, Agrarian and other topics

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1968-1970
Box: 36 Folder : 16 Politics in the United States

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1940s-1960s
Box: 36 Folder : 17 Politics in the United States (Yiddish articles by David Shub)

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1940 , 1964-1969
Box: 36 Folder : 18 Protest in American History

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undated
Box: 36 Folder : 19 Village Voice - attached note - Tom Milstein

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Mar 23, 1972
Box: 36 Folder : 20 World War Il

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1940s
Box: 36 Folder : 21 "Young Trade Unionists: Call For Party Equality"

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1968 , 1972
Box: 36 Folder : 22 Young Workers Liberation League (YWLL)

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1972
Box: 36 Folder : 23 Irving Howe: Wohlforth's History of American Trotskyism - news articles, letter, publication

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1919-1963
Box: 36 Folder : 24 Irving Howe - articles by and about Howe

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1966-1971
Box: 36 Folder : 25 Tom Kahn - excerpt on "Black Power"

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1964-1965
Box: 37 Folder : 1 Lovestone biography

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1940s-1960s
Box: 37 Folder : 2 McGovern - voting record and open letter

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1950s-1970s
Box: 37 Folder : 3 David McReynolds - articles from Village Voice

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1967

PART C: MANUSCRIPTS BY OTHERS (not microfilmed)

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Box: 37 Folder : 4 Reuben Ainsztein - Midstream" - (A Monthly Jewish Review)

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1960s
Box: 37 Folder : 5 Jack Barbash - "The Labor Day Movement in the United States"

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Aug 1957
Box: 37 Folder : 6 Abraham Ben-Shalom' "Stalingrad's Enemies from the1eft"

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Mar 1943
Box: 37 Folder : 7 Nicholas Berdyaev' "The Metamorphosis of Marxism!' The American Review

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Sep 1934
Box: 37 Folder : 8 Alexander Berkman "The Kionstadt Rebellion"

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1922
Box: 37 Folder : 9 Franz Borkenau - Ine Threat of Polycentrism"

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Jul 30, 1956
Box: 37 Folder : 10 Bruno - Critiques of the Transitional program of F.I.(in German)

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Jul 21, 1938
Box: 37 Folder : 11 N. Bukharin' "The Theory of Organized Mismanagement"' Pravda

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Jun 30, 1929
Box: 37 Folder : 12 "Capitalism" (unknown author)

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undated
Box: 37 Folder : 13 Albert' D. Chang - "Chinese Communism, an Amazing Puzzle"

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1952
Box: 37 Folder : 14 Michel Collinet (France), Le Developement de l'opposition Communiste depuis le Zoe Congres de Moscou

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1950s
Box: 37 Folder : 15 Eunice Corfman - "The Bigotry of Liberal Magazines"

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Jun 12, 1972
Box: 37 Folder : 16 Tho Dan - "New Road to a New World" - speech

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Feb 1943
Box: 37 Folder : 17 Declaration of the 500

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ca.1927
Box: 37 Folder : 18 Milovan Djilas - "Russia's Dangerous New Doctrine of Conquest"

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ca.1960
Box: 37 Folder : 19 Dissent -' articles on the welfare state and socialism

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1967
Box: 37 Folder : 20 Max Eastman - "The Real Situation in Russia"

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1927
Box: 37 Folder : 21 An die Einwort - Socialist Unity Party (E. Germany)

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ca.1960
Box: 37 Folder : 22 James T. Farrell - politics

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1940s
Box: 37 Folder : 23 Friends of Soviet Russia - "Soviet Russia"

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Mar 1, 1922
Box: 37 Folder : 24 Eric Fromm - "Socialist Manifesto and Program"

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early1960s
Box: 37 Folder : 25 "Gibt es Sowjet - Imperialismus?" (unkown author)

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early1940s
Box: 37 Folder : 26 B.Z. Goldberg - "Travels in the Soviet Union", reprint from Midstream (a monthly Jewish review)

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Nov 1966
Box: 37 Folder : 27 Olive H. Golden - "Administration of the Attorney-General's List of Subversive Organization: The Case of the Workers Party and ISL11

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Aug 1962
Box: 37 Folder : 28 Julian Gorkin - "Indoctrinated Assassins: New Light on Trotsky's Death"

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1960s
Box: 37 Folder : 29 Ted Grant - I'Marxist Theory of the State as Applied to Stalinist State"

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1970
Box: 37 Folder : 30 Mike Harrington on Socialism

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1970
Box: 38 Folder : 1 Bruno Hofer - "Problems of the Working Class"

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mid1940s
Box: 38 Folder : 2-3 Sidney Hook - "Report on the International Day Against Dictatorship"; "What's Left of Karl Marx?"

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1949
Box: 38 Folder : 4 "Jerusalem August 1929" - (1968 translation)

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1968
Box: 38 Folder : 5 Franz Jung - "Das Tragische Schicksal des Dr. Wilhelm Reich"

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1960s
Box: 38 Folder : 6 Bernard Karsh - "The Impact of the Political Left"

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1958
Box: 38 Folder : 7 Pia Carena Leonetti - short stories (draft)

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1893-1968
Box: 38 Folder : 8 Issac Don Levine - Daily Worker articles

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1968
Box: 38 Folder : 9 George Lichtheim - World Poll-tics 1969"

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1969
Box: 38 Folder : 10 Joseph P, Lyford - "Who's Brainwashing Whom?,,

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1960s
Box: 38 Folder : 11 Herbert Marcuse and Milovan Djilas - "Who is the Revolutionary?"

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1960s
Box: 38 Folder : 12 Robert Martinson - "Spain and the Popular Front"

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1960s
Box: 38 Folder : 13 Tom Ilstein -"Thoughts on the 1968 Elections"

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1969
Box: 38 Folder : 14 Moscow News - supplement to issue 022

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1970
Box: 38 Folder : 15 Jan Ko Wzrin - "Introduction to German Edition of History of Russian Revolution by L.T."

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Nov 1959
Box: 38 Folder : 16 Boris Nikoliesky - "An Eye from Moscow Reports" (Yiddish)

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Jun 1964
Box: 38 Folder : 17 Dimitry Pospielovsky - "Dogmas Under Attack: A Traveler's Report"

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1967
Box: 38 Folder : 18 Eugene Rabinowitch, ed. - "To.Build or Not to Build"

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Nov 1961
Box: 38 Folder : 19 Rakovsky - "letter to Valentinov"

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Aug 2, 1928
Box: 38 Folder : 20 Jack Rader, et.al. - "Superior Court of Renna County Election Code of Phila vs Jack Rader"

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Oct 1948
Box: 38 Folder : 21 John Roche "The Uses of American Power"

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Mar 2, 1964
Box: 38 Folder : 22 Rosdolsky articles

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1949
Box: 38 Folder : 23 Alfred Rosmer - John Reed in 1920 (in French)

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1927
Box: 38 Folder : 24 Bayard Rustin - "The Failure of Black Separatism!', a speech

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1969
Box: 38 Folder : 25 Anatole Shub - "From Russia to the Chutzpah"

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1972
Box: 38 Folder : 26 Slavin - "Young Town Labor", "Me Bottom Fifth"

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1964
Box: 38 Folder : 27 Socialist Youth League - "sing:", a songbook

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early1940s
Box: 38 Folder : 28 Boris Souvarine - Esope. 2 issues

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1962
Box: 38 Folder : 29-30 Spartacus - unknown author; in German

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1950s
Box: 38 Folder : 31 Strarkhov - report by Comrade Strakhov

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Aug 1928
Box: 38 Folder : 32 Norman Thomas - Has Socialism Any Future?"

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Aug 1956
Box: 38 Folder : 33 Gus Tyler - "The Liberal Crisis"

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Oct 23, 1967
Box: 38 Folder : 34 Juan Luis Velazquez - Trotsky, Einstein

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1941 , 1956
Box: 39 Folder : 1 Ludwig Von Mises - Laissez Faire or Dictatorship: Louis Jay Herman - "The Communist Record"

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late1940s
Box: 39 Folder : 2 Max Ways - "Antitrust in an Era of Federal Change"

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1967
Box: 39 Folder : 3 Jack Weber - "The Fetishism of Formulas on Palestine"

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Nov 1946
Box: 39 Folder : 4 Theodore H. White - "The Making of the President, 1968"

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1969
Box: 39 Folder : 5 Wittfogel - articles on China

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1961-1970
Box: 39 Folder : 6 Wohlforth - "What Makes Shachtman Run?"

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Aug 1957
Box: 39 Folder : 7 Erich Wollenberg - "The Red Army" (in English and German)

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PART D: MAX SHACHTMAN MANUSCRIPTS AND OTHER NOTES (microfilmed)

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Box: 39A Folder : 1 From the Bolshevik Rev. to the Stalinist State, The Rise of Bureaucratic Collectivism

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Box: 39A Folder : 2 Booklists;

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Box: 39A Folder : 3 Speech on Bureaucratic Revolution - notes

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1960s
Box: 39A Folder : 4 "The Communist International and the National-Colonial Question"

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1965
Box: 39A Folder : 5 On the Question of the Congress Socialist Party (India)

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1938
Box: 39A Folder : 6 "Ghost of Eugene Duhring" -International News

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1944
Box: 39A Folder : 7 Reply to Comrade Grant (Worker's Party and Fourth International)

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1947
Box: 39A Folder : 8 Historia y Principios de la Oposicion de Izquierda (see also: Series I: Left Opposition-Spain)

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1933
Box: 39A Folder : 9 Introduction to New International reprint

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1968
Box: 39A Folder : 10 Introduction to Socialist Appeal reprint

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1968
Box: 39A Folder : 11 Introductions for University of Michigan Press

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1962-1967
Box: 39A Folder : 12 An Open Letter to Dean Acheson

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May 1951
Box: 39A Folder : 13 Prefacing Remarks to Lenin Testament

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1930s
Box: 39A Folder : 14 Reply to the article by Corey

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1940
Box: 39A Folder : 15 Reply to the pamphlet by M.J. Olgin

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ca.1935
Box: 39A Folder : 16 Notes on Revolution in Italy - Irving Plazahall

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Aug 8, 1943
Box: 39A Folder : 17 "The Russian Oppositions"

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1964
Box: 39A Folder : 18 "The Situation in the American Opposition: Prospect and Retrospect"

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1932
Box: 39A Folder : 19 "Socialist Appeal - An Organ of Rev. Socialism!' (see also: Folder 16)

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1968
Box: 39A Folder : 20 Socialist Manifesto and Program notes an Erich Fromm's draft

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1960s
Box: 39A Folder : 21 "Comintern's Splinter Movements" comments by R.V. Daniels and M.S, notes

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1964
Box: 39A Folder : 22 Stalinism. - notes

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1943-1958
Box: 39A Folder : 23 Discussion of State Capitalism

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Microfilm Reel Number 45

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Box: 39A Folder : 24 Theses on Decline of SP notes

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ca..
Box: 39A Folder : 25 M.S. article for Survey"1939 Whither Russia"

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1962
Box: 39A Folder : 26 (reprint) "1939 Whither Russia: Trotsky and his Critics"

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Microfilm Reel Number 45

1939
Box: 40 Folder : 1-4 Notes on Russian Question

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Microfilm Reel Number 45 (Reel 46 begins with folder 8)

1900s-1940s
Box: 40 Folder : 5 List of names (German) who showed up in Moscow in the 1930's

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ca.1930
Box: 40 Folder : 6 M.S. notes - quotes

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1915-1920s , 1940s
Box: 40 Folder : 7 Some points from Party Publications

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1930s
Box: 40 Folder : 8 Notes on the Organization of his records

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Microfilm Reel Number 46

1930-1940

E. Clippings, articles about Max Shachtman (not microfilmed).

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Box: 40A Folder : 1 Hoover Institution: conference

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Oct 5, 1964-Oct 11, 1964
Box: 40A Folder : 2 Interview by Albert Meyer

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1972
Box: 40A Folder : 3 Leaflets, clippings of M.S. speaking engagements

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1950s-1960s
Box: 40A Folder : 4 Leaflets, and tour announcements about M.S.

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1960s-1970s
Box: 40A Folder : 5 About Max Shachtman - clippings, articles

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1900-1961
Box: 40A Folder : 6 Shub, David; MacDonald, Dwight - correspondence

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Jan 1950

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