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Guide to the Max Shachtman Papers TAM.103

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Container List

Series I: Groups with which Shachtman was affiliated (microfilmed)

PART A: THE COMMUNIST INTERNATIONAL AND THE SOVIET UNION

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 1A The Second and Third Internationals and the Vienna Union, statement

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 1

1922
Box: 1 Folder : 1B Communist International - session of the Bolshevization Commission - (Protocol #1)

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Microfilm Reel Number 1

Feb 6, 1925
Box: 1 Folder : 2 Communist International - discussion of the Draft Program, Sixth Congress

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Microfilm Reel Number 1

1928
Box: 1 Folder : 3 Communist Party, Soviet Union (CPSU) - resolution of the Central Committee and Chinese Communist Party on situation in the party

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Microfilm Reel Number 1

Apr 23, 1929
Box: 1 Folder : 4 CPSU - letter from Radek to Clara Zetkin (in German)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 1

ca.1925
Box: 1 Folder : 5-16 Lenin School (Moscow) Study Guides (for English Sector)
- Political Economy
- Leninism
- History of the Party
- History of the Labor Movement in the West
Dialectic Materialism, the Study of Classes, Class Strugge and Society
- Economic Policy
- International Trade Unionism
- The History of the Labor Movement
- Theses and Resolutions
- Party Structure
- World Economy
- World Economy (in Russian)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 1

1926-1930

PART B: THE AMERICAN COMMUNIST PARTY (WORKERS PARTY OF AMERICA)

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 17 Controversial question in the Workers Party

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 1

ca.1924
Box: 1 Folder : 18 The Right Danger in the American Party

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 1

Jul 1925
Box: 1 Folder : 19 Communication to American Commission of Comintern

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 1

Nov 26, 1925
Box: 1 Folder : 20 Attempts at Unification of factions

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Microfilm Reel Number 1

1926
Box: 1 Folder : 21 Answer to Bedacht's charge that Foster is non-Marxian by A. Bittelman

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 2

ca.1926
Box: 1 Folder : 22 Weinstone's speech under political Committee report by Lovestone

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 2

May 27, 1927
Box: 1 Folder : 23 Telegrams to and from Moscow

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 2

1927
Box: 1 Folder : 24 Factional discussion around American question

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 2

1927
Box: 1 Folder : 25 Letter from Foster (1) to members of his faction

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

ca.1927
Box: 1 Folder : 26 Controversy in CPSU (speaker's outline), Bertram Wolf, Pres. of Agitprop Department

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

ca.1927
Box: 1 Folder : 27 Communication from American delegates to Comintern

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 2

Jun 26, 1927
Box: 1 Folder : 28 Political Committee, hearing (#63)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 2

Oct 27, 1928
Box: 1 Folder : 29 Statement to the Political Committee to Cannon, Shachtman, Abern, with letter to members

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

Oct 27, 1928
Box: 1 Folder : 30 Political Committee hearing (#63) (Trotskyist development in Finnish section)

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

Nov 2, 1928
Box: 1 Folder : 31 Study Guide to 6 lectures by Bittelman "History of Communist Movement in America"

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 2

1929
Box: 1 Folder : 32 Independent Communist League (Boston), Bulletin #1

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 2

Dec 1928
Box: 1 Folder : 33 Outline of Party History for Discussion on 10th Anniversary

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 2

Sep 1929

PART C: LEON TROTSKY Writings by Trotsky (Russian Transcripts)

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 2 Folder : 1 Archives' Translation of Russian language titles for folders 2-39 (prepared by George Saunders of Path finder Press)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 2

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 2 The Degeneration of the Bolshevik Party

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 2

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 3 Letter from Sara (Weber) Jacobs

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

Mar 28, 1933
Box: 2 Folder : 4 Postcard to Shachtman, signed MN (?) Istanbul

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

1933
Box: 2 Folder : 5 It is necessary to rebuild the Communist Party and the International

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

Jul 15, 1933
Box: 2 Folder : 6 It is no longer possible to remain in the same International with Stalin, etc.

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

Jul 20, 1933
Box: 2 Folder : 7 Even slander should make sense

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

Apr 1933
Box: 2 Folder : 8 The Chinese question after the Sixth Congress

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

Oct 4, 1928
Box: 2 Folder : 9 Isn't it time to understand

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

May 26, 1927
Box: 2 Folder : 10 Hankow to Moscow

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

May 28, 1927
Box: 2 Folder : 11 Second speech on the China question

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

ca.1928
Box: 2 Folder : 12 Chen Tu Siuls speech on the tasks of the Chinese Communist Party

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 2

ca.1927
Box: 2 Folder : 13 The Chinese Revolution and Stalin's Thesis

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

May 7, 1927
Box: 2 Folder : 14 An Inevitable Final Flourish

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

May 17, 1927
Box: 2 Folder : 15 The Strangled Revolution

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

1931
Box: 2 Folder : 16 On the Revolution and its Stranglers

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

1931
Box: 2 Folder : 17 The Sure Road

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

May 11, 1927
Box: 2 Folder : 18 Against National Communism: lessons of the Red referendum

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 2

1931
Box: 2 Folder : 19 (not translated)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 2

1931
Box: 2 Folder : 20 Stalin and his Agabekov

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 2

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 21 Permanent Revolution

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

ca.1931
Box: 2 Folder : 22 Toward Capitalism or Socialism

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

1930
Box: 2 Folder : 23 What the Wretches' Trial teaches us

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 24 What next? On the campaign against the Right

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

ca.1929
Box: 2 Folder : 25 A Bloc of Lefts and Rights

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

ca.1931
Box: 2 Folder : 26 Political contortions of the Capitalists (from a letter)

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 27 Text for a questionnaire for Those Who Recanted

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

undated
Box: 2 Folder : 28 The turn of the Communist International and the situation in Germany

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 2

ca.1930
Box: 2 Folder : 29 A Total Collectivization District

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 2

Apr 11, 1930
Box: 2 Folder : 30 To the Communists of China and the World: Tasks and Perspectives of the Chinese Revolution

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

ca.1930
Box: 2 Folder : 31 Letters of a Soviet Worker to oppositionist friend in Internal Exile

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

1929-1930
Box: 2 Folder : 32 Statement of Exiled oppositionists to Presidency Committee of the 16th Congress of CPSU

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

ca.1930s
Box: 2 Folder : 33 Letter #1 to all sections of the International Left Opposition

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

Jun 21, 1930
Box: 2 Folder : 34 The mistakes of the Right elements of the League on the Trade Union question

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Microfilm Reel Number 2

Jan 4, 1930
Box: 2 Folder : 35 Letter #2 to all sections of the International Left Opposition

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Microfilm Reel Number 3

Jun 29, 1930
Box: 2 Folder : 36 The New Zig Zag and New Dangers

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Microfilm Reel Number 3

Jul 15, 1931
Box: 2 Folder : 37 On the Defenders' of the October Revolution

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Microfilm Reel Number 3

Jun 10, 1930
Box: 2 Folder : 38 Letter to the International Secretariat (portion)

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Microfilm Reel Number 3

1931
Box: 2 Folder : 39 Letter to the International Secretariat on Social Fascism' (portion)

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Microfilm Reel Number 3

Jun 27, 1931
Box: 2 Folder : 40-44 Correspondence with International Secretariat and other leading International bodies (in English, German, French, Russian)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 3

1930-1936
Box: 2 Folder : 45-48 Correspondence with CLA/TATUS leadership (folder 48A see also:

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Microfilm Reel Number 3

1930-1940
Box: 2 Folder : 48B Copies of Max Shachtman Correspondence during Trotsky's exile period (these documents were a gift to the Tamiment Library from John F. Dwyer, 7/25/1979)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 3

1930-1933
Box: 2 Folder : 49-56 M.S. correspondence with L.T. and secretaries (except 1934)

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Microfilm Reel Number 3

1930-1940
Box: 2 Folder : 57 L.T. telegrams to and from M.S.

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Microfilm Reel Number 3

1937
Box: 3 Folder : 1-11 L.T. correspondence (not with M.S.) (some in German, French, English) (except 1935)

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Microfilm Reel Number 4 (begins with folder 7 of the 11 above)

1929-1940
Box: 3 Folder : 12 L.T. Manuscript Section "N' to be inserted in P. 241 of the Real Situation in Russia (folders 12-34A are L.T. Manuscripts)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 4

undated
Box: 3 Folder : 13 pp. 26-39 undated and untitled

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Microfilm Reel Number 4

undated
Box: 3 Folder : 14 L.T. speech before the Tsarist Court (at trial of Soviet Deputies)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 4

Oct 4, 1907-Oct 17, 1907
Box: 3 Folder : 15 The Letter on the New Course (sent by L.T. to C.C. of CPSU)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 4

Dec 1923
Box: 3 Folder : 16 Trotsky's speech on the Polish Commission of July 2, 1926

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 4

1926
Box: 3 Folder : 17 Trotsky's struggle for Leninism. in Russia

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Microfilm Reel Number 4

1927
Box: 3 Folder : 18 Trotsky's second speech at the Central Commission (attached note)

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Microfilm Reel Number 4

Jul 1927
Box: 3 Folder : 19 Trotsky is expelled from Central Committee - speech delivered at Plenary Session

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Microfilm Reel Number 4

Oct 23, 1927
Box: 3 Folder : 20 On the New Stage (different translation published in Challenge of t e Left Opposition 1926-27, 2nd volume)

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Microfilm Reel Number 4

Dec 1927
Box: 3 Folder : 21 Erklarung anden 6. Welt-Kongreso Komintern

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Microfilm Reel Number 4

1928
Box: 3 Folder : 22 The Crisis in the International, statement addressed to 6th Congress of C.I.

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Microfilm Reel Number 4

1928
Box: 3 Folder : 23 The Crisis in the International (note on last page by translator L. Martel)

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Microfilm Reel Number 4

Jul 12, 1928
Box: 3 Folder : 24 Preface: The Revolution Disfigured

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Microfilm Reel Number 4

May 1, 1929
Box: 3 Folder : 25 The reply to a well-wishing contradiction (explanatory note attached)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 4

undated
Box: 3 Folder : 26 A Sorry Document (may be Trotsky's own translation as an English lesson done in 1939 in Mexico)

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Microfilm Reel Number 4

Jul 27, 1929
Box: 3 Folder : 27 Where Tbes the Leninbund road lead to? (in French)

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Microfilm Reel Number 4

Sep 19, 1929
Box: 3 Folder : 28 Trotsky on the Labor Party Question (for the New Militant,

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Microfilm Reel Number 4

May 19, 1932
Box: 3 Folder : 29 It is impossible to remain in the same International as Stalin, Manouilsky, Losovsky, and Co. (in French, English; original Russian in Box 2, folder 6)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 4

Jul 20, 1933
Box: 3 Folder : 30 It is necessary to drive the Bureaucracy and the New Aristocracy out of the Soviets (concerning the draft of the transition program of the F.I.)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 4

Jul 4, 1938
Box: 3 Folder : 31 A Petty Bougeois Opposition in the SWP (with cover letter by Joseph Hansen dated 12/5/39)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 4

1939
Box: 3 Folder : 32 Victor Serge refutes in his turn

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Microfilm Reel Number 4

Sep 7, 1939
Box: 3 Folder : 33 The USSR in War (literal translation)

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Microfilm Reel Number 4

Sep 25, 1939
Box: 3 Folder : 34 On the question of the defense of the Soviet Union

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Microfilm Reel Number 4

Sep 26, 1939
Box: 3 Folder : 34A On the thesis "Unity and the Youth" Notes and articles on Leon Trotsky

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Microfilm Reel Number 4

1935
Box: 3 Folder : 35 A. Glotzer's notes on discussion with L.T.

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Microfilm Reel Number 4

Nov 17, 1931
Box: 3 Folder : 36 A. Swabeck's notes on discussion with L.T.

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 4

Feb 28, 1933-Mar 4, 1933
Box: 3 Folder : 37 A. Swabeck's notes on discussion with L.T. (German)

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Microfilm Reel Number 4

Feb 27, 1933
Box: 3 Folder : 38 Notes on discussion with L.T.

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 4

Mar 24, 1938-Mar 25, 1938
Box: 3 Folder : 39 Leon Trotsky on the Jewish question (clipping in Yiddish)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 4

undated
Box: 3 Folder : 40 E. Robertson conversations with L.T. on I.L.P. entry in British Labor Party

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 4

1935
Box: 3 Folder : 41 Conversations with Crux (L.T.) on death agony of Capitalism and Labor Party

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 4

May 1938
Box: 3 Folder : 42 M.S. notes on Trotsky work (from Buyakoda)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 5

1933
Box: 3 Folder : 43 M.S. correspondence about L.T. (telegraph from Held)

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Microfilm Reel Number 5

1937
Box: 3 Folder : 44 Interview with M.S. by Florence Lehman on Radio WCCO, Minneapolis about L.T.

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 5

ca.1937
Box: 3 Folder : 45 M.S., Solow, Dewey correspondence Re: Commission Report

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 5

1937
Box: 3 Folder : 46 The Man Trotsky by Rae Spiegel (Raya Dunayevskaya, L.T.'s secretary and translator)

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Microfilm Reel Number 5

1937
Box: 3 Folder : 47 Open letter on the Siguedros Case (attempt toassassinate L. T. , May 24, 1940)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 5

May 1962

PART D: THE INTERNATIONAL LEFT OPPOSITION AND FOURTH INTERNATIONAL

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 4 Folder : 1 Mulhouse Congress - Stenogram of 2nd Session (of the SFIO (French SP) held after Stalin-Laval Pact; the Bolshevik/ Leninists had 3 delegates)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 5

Jun 9, 1935-Jun 12, 1935
Box: 4 Folder : 2 Formation of an International Organization to unite the Left Opposition (German; also note in French re: enclosed item dated 11/25/30)

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Microfilm Reel Number 5

Oct 12, 1930
Box: 4 Folder : 3 Report of the Enlarged Bureau meeting of the organization for a Fourth International, Amsterdam

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 5

1937
Box: 4 Folder : 4 Movement for a Fourth International (French)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 5

1938-1939
Box: 4 Folder : 5-10 International Communist League (ICL) (LO) Plenum and (International Secretaries) Mfinutes (folder 5 contains extracts from minutes 8/24/33 and minutes Nov.18,19,1933; folder 6 contains minutes Oct.16,1934 in French and English)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 5

1931-1934
Box: 4 Folder : 10A Rapport d'Activite du S.I. de la L.C.I. (Bolshevik/Leninist)

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Microfilm Reel Number 5

Sep 1933-Mar 1934
Box: 4 Folder : 11 I.S. Minutes (in French)

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Microfilm Reel Number 5

1935
Box: 4 Folder : 12-13 Movement for the F.S.-I.S. or International Bureau (in French)

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Microfilm Reel Number 5

1936-1937
Box: 4 Folder : 13A I.C.L. International News and Notes

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Microfilm Reel Number 5

1935
Box: 4 Folder : 14-19 Correspondence of I.S. or I.B. (all folders except 16 and 17 are in French and German)

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Microfilm Reel Number 5, Microfilm Reel Number 6 (begins with folder 18, above)

1930-1935
Box: 4 Folder : 20-21 Nbvement of the F.I. Correspondence of the I.S. and I.B. (French, German; see also: Box 5/14)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 6
Note: folders are out of order on this reel of film.

1936-1937
Box: 4 Folder : 22 I.C.L. Conference of Four

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 6. Note: folders are out of order on this reel of film.

Dec 30, 1933
Box: 4 Folder : 23 International Left Opposition - Resolutions and Statements (French, English)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 6. Note: folders are out of order on this reel of film.

ca.1936
Box: 4 Folder : 24 Letter from Moscow (German)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 6. Note: folders are out of order on this reel of film.

early1930s
Box: 4 Folder : 24A Excerpts from "Die Niuwe Fakkel" about Spain and Brussels (German Translation)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 6. Note: folders are out of order on this reel of film.

Oct 1936
Box: 4 Folder : 24B Letter from Barcelona - critique of POUM (in French)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 6. Note: folders are out of order on this reel of film.

Jan 23, 1937
Box: 4 Folder : 25 First International Conference of the F.I.: "Geneva" Pre Conference Theses and Resolutions

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 6. Note: folders are out of order on this reel of film.

Jul 1936Aug 1936
Box: 4 Folder : 26 Summary, minutes, motions of Second World Congress of F.I. (French, English) Fourth International

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 6. Note: folders are out of order on this reel of film.

Apr 1948
Box: 4 Folder : 27 Report on the F.I. Since the Outbreak of the War (English)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 6. Note: folders are out of order on this reel of film.

1939-1948
Box: 4 Folder : 28 Plenum of the International Executive Comittee of F.I. (preparing Second World Congress, in English and French)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 6. Note: folders are out of order on this reel of film.

Sep 1947
Box: 4 Folder : 29 Motions and Resolutions of the 5th Plenum of I.E.C. or F.I.

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 6. Note: folders are out of order on this reel of film.

Feb 1948
Box: 4 Folder : 30 World Situation and the tasks of the F.I. (draft resolution)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 6. Note: folders are out of order on this reel of film.

Nov 1947
Box: 4 Folder : 31 The F.I. and Stalinism (draft theses)

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Microfilm Reel Number 6. Note: folders are out of order on this reel of film.

Nov 1947
Box: 4 Folder : 32 Statement by International Secretariat of F.I. on Korea (French)

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Microfilm Reel Number 6. Note: folders are out of order on this reel of film.

Jul 1950
Box: 4 Folder : 33 Open letter from I.S. of F.I. to Yugoslav C.P. (in French)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 6. Note: folders are out of order on this reel of film.

1948
Box: 4 Folder : 34 Circular of I.S. of F.I. about Tito

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Microfilm Reel Number 6. Note: folders are out of order on this reel of film.

Jun 1948
Box: 4 Folder : 35 I.P.S. Newsletter (#4) from the I.S.

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Microfilm Reel Number 6. Note: folders are out of order on this reel of film.

Jul 1948
Box: 4 Folder : 36 Left Opposition - loose typescripts (in French, English) Sections of the Left Opposition

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Microfilm Reel Number 6. Note: folders are out of order on this reel of film.

1930s
Box: 4 Folder : 37 Position paper Re: the Workers Party of the U.S. and the 4th International

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Microfilm Reel Number 6. Note: folders are out of order on this reel of film.

1936
Box: 4 Folder : 38 (no folder)

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Microfilm Reel Number 6. Note: folders are out of order on this reel of film.

undated
Box: 4 Folder : 39 All American Pacific Bureau International Conference (steno notes)

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Microfilm Reel Number 6. Note: folders are out of order on this reel of film.

Mar 20, 1938-Mar 23, 1938
Box: 4 Folder : 40 All American Pacific Bureau Minutes

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Microfilm Reel Number 6. Note: folders are out of order on this reel of film.

1938
Box: 4 Folder : 41 All American Pacific Bureau Theses and Resolutions

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Microfilm Reel Number 7

1938
Box: 4 Folder : 42 Reports on conditions in various Latin American countries and the situation in sections of the F.I.

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Microfilm Reel Number 7

late1940s
Box: 4 Folder : 43 Austria, International Left Opposition - misc. internal material

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Microfilm Reel Number 7

1930
Box: 4 Folder : 44 Belgium, (Jeunesse Revolutionaire) Youth Section of Belgium F.I.

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Microfilm Reel Number 7

1930s
Box: 4 Folder : 45 Belgium, L.C.I. Federation de Bruxelles documents sur la Crise Interieure de la section Belge (sormmire mars 1938; bulletin)

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Microfilm Reel Number 7

1934
Box: 4 Folder : 46 Belgium, Parti Socialiste Revolutionaire Belgium

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Microfilm Reel Number 7

1937
Box: 4 Folder : 47 Belgium, L'Union des Communistes Internationals

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Microfilm Reel Number 7

early1930s
Box: 5 Folder : 1 Brazil, L.C.I. Brazilian Section

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Microfilm Reel Number 7

1936 , 1939
Box: 5 Folder : 2 Britain, Militant group, British faction of F.I.

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Microfilm Reel Number 7

mid1930s
Box: 5 Folder : 3 Britain, R.E.P. - British F.I. (bulletins)

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Microfilm Reel Number 7

1938
Box: 5 Folder : 4 Britain, Marxist group, British faction of F.I. (bulletin, handwritten letter)

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Microfilm Reel Number 7

mid1930s
Box: 5 Folder : 5 Britain, Revolutionary Socialist League, British faction of F. I. (letter)

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Microfilm Reel Number 8

1938
Box: 5 Folder : 6 Britain, Unity and Peace Agreement of RSL and RSP and Militant Group

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Microfilm Reel Number 8

1938
Box: 5 Folder : 7 Canada, Workers Party of Canada, Canadian F.I. (minority document)

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Microfilm Reel Number 8

late1930s-1940s
Box: 5 Folder : 8 Chile, Izquierda Communista, Santiago Chile (L.C.I.)

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Microfilm Reel Number 8

1936
Box: 5 Folder : 9 China, Communist League of China

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Microfilm Reel Number 8

Nov 12, 1947
Box: 5 Folder : 10 Cuba, Izquierda Communista Cuba (leaflet)

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Microfilm Reel Number 8

1933
Box: 5 Folder : 11 Cuba, Revolutionary Workers Party Cuban Section of F.I. (in Spanish, English translation)

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Microfilm Reel Number 8

undated
Box: 5 Folder : 12 France, Communist League of France (in English, leaflet in French)

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Microfilm Reel Number 8

ca.1934
Box: 5 Folder : 13 France, Comite des Jeunes Pour La 4e Internationale (leaflet)

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Microfilm Reel Number 8

Sep 1939
Box: 5 Folder : 14 France, Parti Ouvier Internationaliste (French section of F.I.; leaflets) (see also: correspondence 1936,1937)

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Microfilm Reel Number 8

1934-1938
Box: 5 Folder : 15 France, Declaration of Jewish group in Paris (in English, French)

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Microfilm Reel Number 8

ca.1934
Box: 5 Folder : 16 France, P.C.I. France (Bureau Politique Report)

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Microfilm Reel Number 8

Jun 1947
Box: 5 Folder : 17 France, Le Redressement Communiste, organe de l'opposition francais

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Microfilm Reel Number 8

1927-1929
Box: 5 Folder : 18 France, Resolution Sur les Exclusions dans la section francais

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Microfilm Reel Number 8

1940
Box: 5 Folder : 19 France, Pourquoi nous avons adhere a la Quatri'eme Internationale (why we affiliated with the F.I., P.C.I.)

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Microfilm Reel Number 8

undated
Box: 5 Folder : 20 France, La Nuova impresa africana de capitalismo italiano (in Italian, pub. in France by Gruppo)

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Microfilm Reel Number 8

undated
Box: 5 Folder : 21 France, Aux membres du PSOP (in French)

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Microfilm Reel Number 8

late1930s
Box: 5 Folder : 22 Germany, AK of IKD (Wochenbriefe #1-3, handwritten "The Situation in German Section" Nov.1934)

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Microfilm Reel Number 8

1934-1944
Box: 5 Folder : 23 Germany, International Left Opposition

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Microfilm Reel Number 8

undated
Box: 5 Folder : 24 Germany, International Left Opposition

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Microfilm Reel Number 8

1929-1934
Box: 5 Folder : 25 Greece, Archio Marxistas and L'opposition de gauche du PCG (two factions, I.S. letters to PCG)

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Microfilm Reel Number 8

1934
Box: 5 Folder : 26 Holland, RSAP (Resolution concerning the relations between RSAP and I.S. of F.I.)

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Microfilm Reel Number 8

1938
Box: 5 Folder : 27 India, B.L.P.I. (Indian Section) Amendment to the Russian Theses (passed unanimously by the CC of BLPI)

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Microfilm Reel Number 8

Mar 18, 1948
Box: 5 Folder : 28 Italy, Partit Operaio Communista (Bolscevico-Leninista) Italian F.I. (bulletin n.d., leaflet)

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Microfilm Reel Number 8

1945-1947
Box: 5 Folder : 29 Italy, Partito Communista Internazionalista (F.I.) Italian

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Microfilm Reel Number 9

ca.1940s
Box: 5 Folder : 30 Mexico, L.C.I./Bolshevik-Leninist de Mejico (from SI, FI in French)

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Microfilm Reel Number 9

Nov 26, 1936
Box: 5 Folder : 31 Mexico, Discussion material of Mexican Section (in Spanish)

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Microfilm Reel Number 9

1947
Box: 5 Folder : 32 Peru, Re: Formation of a section of F.I. in Peru (in Spanish)

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Microfilm Reel Number 9

Jan 1938
Box: 5 Folder : 33 Russia, Le Situation des Bolsheviks - Leninistes Russes (in Russian)

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Microfilm Reel Number 9

undated
Box: 5 Folder : 34 South Africa, Revolutionary Workers Party (Lenin Club)

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Microfilm Reel Number 9

undated
Box: 5 Folder : 35 Spain, Izquierda Communista Espan"ola (letter from P. Frank and M.S., June 1933; see also: M.S. manuscripts in Series IV)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1933
Box: 5 Folder : 36 Spain, Grupo Communista Internacionalista (Spanish section' F.I.; bulletin) L.O. and F.I. Individuals

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1949
Box: 5 Folder : 37 Adolphe (letter to I.S. March 13, 1937, in French)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1937
Box: 5 Folder : 38 Andre (report from France, March 25, 1936?)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

ca.1936
Box: 5 Folder : 39 Ciart (member of I.B. for the F.I.; letter dated March 24, 1937)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1937
Box: 5 Folder : 40 Frank, Pierre and M.S. (to C.C. of.Comunist League Feb.26,1934; see also: R. Molinier 5/53)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1934
Box: 5 Folder : 41 G'l'tlow, Ben (bloc against Stalin)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

ca.1933
Box: 5 Folder : 42 Grandizo, Manuel Fernandez (Munis, G.) (Reponse au Comrade Munis; also in English, June 1947; see also: Series I, Parts G & H)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1947
Box: 5 Folder : 43 Guerin, R. (La Question Russe Doit Etre Revise, April 16, 1946)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1946
Box: 5 Folder : 44 Hennaut, A. (Directives pour une Action, Dec. 1931)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1931
Box: 5 Folder : 45 Lambert, Pierre (Coment rem~dier a la diminution de pouvoir d1achat des masses laboreuses, Oct. 21, 1946)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1946
Box: 5 Folder : 46 Landau, Kurt

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

early1930s
Box: 5 Folder : 47 Lhuilier, J. (Document on the question of French Ligue, July 16, 1934 2 different documents')

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1934
Box: 5 Folder : 48 Lucien (Assez de Talmudisme, Ayons Enfin un Politique, April 15/May 3, 1946)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1946
Box: 5 Folder : 49 Ludwig (letter March 28, 1940, WP opposition to SWP before split' 1940; see also: folder,50)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1940
Box: 5 Folder : 50 MacDonald, DwijR-t/=He Correspondence (Resolution uber Stalins; Einfall in Finnland Held' Dec.27, 1939, correspondence Feb.7, 1940, in German; see also: 3/8)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1939-1940
Box: 5 Folder : 51 Magnin, Louis (Lettre aux-Tr-o-tsl7ists sur le RDR - attached note)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

Apr 19, 1948-Apr 22, 1948
Box: 5 Folder : 52 Manos (Greek section) (Letter to Swabeck)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

Nov 1940
Box: 5 Folder : 53 Molinier, R./Frank P. (Que Fera La Paix Durable) see also; 5/40

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

Oct 1939
Box: 5 Folder : 54 Plaville (letter to Van, Feb.25,1937; apres la ConT. Nationale de la Ligue Communiste, Oct.6,1931)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1931 , 1937
Box: 5 Folder : 55 (Rizzi) Bruno (Le Collectivisme Bureaucratique Preface, July 15, 1939)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1939
Box: 5 Folder : 56 Sedova-Trotsky,Natalia, G. Munis and Benjamin Peret (La IV Internationale En Danger - June 27, 1947; Carta Abierta Al Partido Communista - June 1947)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1947
Box: 5 Folder : 57 Sneevliet, H. (see also: correspondence I.S. 1936 Box 4)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1936
Box: 5 Folder : 58 Spector, Maurice (to Canadian Immigration, Nov.l5,1933)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1933
Box: 5 Folder : 59 Swabeck, Arne (correspondence with Clart, Braun, Adolph) (see also: folders on CLA/WPUS, SWP)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1937

PART E: AMERICAN LEFT-WING OPPOSITION: COMMUNIST LEAGUE OFAMERICA

 

General note

For additional material, see also Series VI. Addendum (not filmed), Box 52, folder 1-3: Communist League of America Minutes, 1929-1933.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 6 Folder : 1 Workers (Communist) Party of America Left Opposition (leaflet, A Challenge to Debate)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

ca.1929
Box: 6 Folder : 2 Communist League of America Correspondence with Int'l (see also: Box 4 I.C.L. Correspondence of I.S. and I.B.)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1931
Box: 6 Folder : 3 Correspondence with Int'l (see also: Box 4 I.C.L. Correspondence of I.S. and I.B.T

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1934-1935
Box: 6 Folder : 4 Correspondence with Int'l (see also: Box 4 I.C.L. Correspondence of Movement for the F.I.)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1936-1937
Box: 6 Folder : 5 Letter from International Bulletin of L.O. (in French from Paris)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

ca.1930
Box: 6 Folder : 6-10 National Committee Minutes (except 1930)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1929-1934
Box: 6 Folder : 11 National Committee Resolution

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1930
Box: 6 Folder : 12 National Office (N.O.) Communication to N.C. Members

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1933-1934
Box: 6 Folder : 13 N.O. Communication to branches

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1931-1934
Box: 6 Folder : 14 M.S. notes

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1931-1932
Box: 6 Folder : 15-16 M.S. Resolutions and Statements

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1932-1933
Box: 6 Folder : 17-20 Statements and Resolutions (folder 19 contains N.C. Resolution on composition of NY local; folder 20 contains merger proposals to AWP and CIA)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1931-1934
Box: 6 Folder : 21 M.S. Correspondence with I.S.

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1931-1932
Box: 6 Folder : 22-26 M.S. Correspondence with other CIA members

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1929-1933
Box: 6 Folder : 27-28 M.S. Correspondence with CLA members (folder 28: Joe Hansen)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1933-1934
Box: 6 Folder : 29 3 telegrams to M.S. from Arverne

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1931
Box: 6 Folder : 30 B.J. Field (N.C. statements on expulsion proposal statement to NY local)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1933-1934
Box: 6 Folder : 31 Two letters from Albert Glotzer (in Paris) to N.E.C.

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1931
Box: 6 Folder : 32-34 Correspondence between other CIA members (not M.S.)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1930-1934
Box: 6 Folder : 35 Outline of speech by Cannon to NY Branch (The Policy of the opposition of the Present Tasks)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

Dec 23, 1930
Box: 6 Folder : 36 NY Branch Report on Internal Situation by A. Glotzer

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1933
Box: 6 Folder : 37 Resolution of the E.C. of NY Branch

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1933
Box: 6 Folder : 37A Report on Unser Kampf (Yiddish L.O. publ.)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1932
Box: 6 Folder : 38 American Workers Party (Pittsburgh Convention, Dec.2-3, 1933; Report on POC meeting of AWP, Nov.6,1935)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1933-1935

PART F: WORKERS PARTY U.S. (TROTSKYIST) AND ENTRY INTO SOCIALIST PARTY

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 6 Folder : 39 National Committee Resident on the International Plenum (report by M.S. 7/12/25)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1935
Box: 6 Folder : 40 Report on the International Conference for the F I - by M.S., Nov.5,1936 (see also 4/37)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

undated
Box: 6 Folder : 40A N.C. Correspondence with RSWP Holland

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

Jul 18, 1936
Box: 6 Folder : 40B Minutes of N.C. (see also: Box 4)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

Dec 3, 1934
Box: 6 Folder : 41 Pittsburgh (MarchT-PTe-num Minutes and Statements

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1935
Box: 6 Folder : 42 June Plenum Minutes and Statements

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1935
Box: 6 Folder : 43 October Plenum Minutes and Statements

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1935
Box: 6 Folder : 44 Statement of N.C. of WPUS and SYL (Spartacist Youth League) (Re: Entry into SP and disolution of WP and SYL)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

1936
Box: 6 Folder : 45 Political Committee (P.C.) Minutes

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 9

Dec 1934
Box: 7 Folder : 1-3 P.C. Minutes

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 12

1935-1936
Box: 7 Folder : 4 P.C. Memorandum (fusion CIA and AWP)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 12

Aug 12, 1935
Box: 7 Folder : 5 Secretariat Minutes

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 12

1935
Box: 7 Folder : 6 National Secretary's Report

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 12

Dec 3, 1934-Jan 10, 1935
Box: 7 Folder : 7 N.O. Correspondence with N.C. Members

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 12

undated
Box: 7 Folder : 8 N.O. Correspondence with N.C. Members

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 12

Dec 1934-Jun 1935
Box: 7 Folder : 9-10 N.O. Correspondnece with branches (folder 9: Harsh incident in Philadelphia)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 12

1935-1936
Box: 7 Folder : 11 Letters, statements, resolution of Majority factions (Cannon, Shachtman, Weber, etc.)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 12

1934-1936
Box: 7 Folder : 12 Letters, statements, resolutions - Muste, Weber Minority Faction

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 12

1934-1936
Box: 7 Folder : 13 Letters, statements, resolutions - Oehler, Stamm, Basky Minority Faction

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 12

1934-1936
Box: 7 Folder : 14-16 Letters, statements, resolutions

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 12 (Reel 13 begins with folder 15)

1935-1936
Box: 7 Folder : 17-18 M.S. correspondence with other WPUS Members

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 13 (begins with folder 15, above)

1935-1936
Box: 7 Folder : 19 M.S. notes on internal discussion (report to the district conventions, NY; handwritten)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 13

Aug 10, 1935
Box: 7 Folder : 20 Muste letter to editor of Arbeiderbladet, Oslo, Norway Martin Tranmael, editor)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 13

Jul 5, 1936
Box: 7 Folder : 21 New York District

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 13

1934-1936
Box: 7 Folder : 22 Spartacist Youth League (SYL)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 13

1935
Box: 7 Folder : 23 SYL Marxist Action Group (Minority Faction)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 13

1936
Box: 7 Folder : 24-26 Leaflets'(folder 24: new international; folder 26: clippings)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 13

1930s
Box: 7 Folder : 27 Spartacus Youth Club Toronto (F.I.) (expulsion of T.P. Mill, A. Jail, and S. Campbell)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 13

1934
Box: 7 Folder : 28 Revolutionary Workers League (Oehler Group)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 13

1936
Box: 7 Folder : 29 League for a Revolutionary Workers Party (B.F. Field Group)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 13

1936
Box: 7 Folder : 30 Socialist Party - Trotskyists on SP (organizing comittee for the SP Convention - OCSP)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 13

1936-1937

PART G: SOCIALIST WORKERS PARTY

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 8 Folder : 1 Founding Convention documents and minutes, (ISP, International Socialist Party, one of the names considered and used at the convention)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 14

Dec 31, 1937-Jan 3, 1938
Box: 8 Folder : 2 Convention (Agenda, M.S. handwritten notes organizational report)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 14

1939
Box: 8 Folder : 2A Convention Call, minutes, notes

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 14

Apr 5, 1940-Apr 8, 1940
Box: 8 Folder : 3 Plenum, Chicago (minutes)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 14

Jan 3, 1938
Box: 8 Folder : 4-5 Plenum, N.Y.C. (folder 4 contains minutes and materials submitted; folder 5 contains agenda, minutes)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 14

1938
Box: 8 Folder : 6 Plenum (minutes, resolutions on youth, resolutions on Maritime)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 14

Jul 6, 1939-Jul 7, 1939
Box: 8 Folder : 7-11 Political Committee (folder 11 contains use of pseudonyms)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 14 (Reel 15 begins with folder 8)

1938-1940
Box: 8 Folder : 12-13 National Office Correspondence with N.C. Members (folder 12 contains circular #2 June 11, 1938; very confidential); (folder 13 contains circular #3 May 13, 1939; confidential, letter from Raus(France) Internal Bulletin of N.C.)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 15 (begins with folder 8, above)

1938-1940
Box: 8 Folder : 14-15 National Office Correspondence with Branches and Locals (folder 14 contains Bulletin #1 Feb. 11, 1938, circular letter #6 Feb. 14, 1938, circular letter #7 March 2, 1938, circular letter #9 March is, 1938)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 15

1938-1940
Box: 8 Folder : 16 P.C. Resolutions on application of "The Death Agony of Capitalism and Tasks of F.I." (proposed amendment)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 15

1938
Box: 8 Folder : 17 P.C. Statement on Invasion of Finland

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 15

1940
Box: 8 Folder : 18 P.C. Discussion with Maritime Fraction

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 16

1939
Box: 8 Folder : 19 P.C. Speech by Martin Abern (Reply to Burnham documents)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 16

Jun 1939
Box: 8 Folder : 20 Draft Thesis on the Minnesota Farmer Labor Party

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 16

ca.1938
Box: 8 Folder : 21-22 Internal Discussion majority documents (Cannon)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 16

1939-1940
Box: 8 Folder : 23 Internal Discussion minority documents (Shachtman) (Motions in Branch minutes)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 16

1939-1940
Box: 8 Folder : 24 Lyons, Eugene (letter to editors of New International)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 16

undated
Box: 9 Folder : 1-2 Internal Discussion minority documents (Shachtman) (see also: Box 2/48 and 48A)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 16

1939-1944
Box: 9 Folder : 3-4 Statements, Resolutions, Reports (except 1941-42)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 16

1938-1940
Box: 9 Folder : 5-6 M.S. Correspondence with other SWP Members (see also: 5-6 [one folder]' M.S. Correspondence 5/30)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 16

1938-1940
Box: 9 Folder : 7 M.S. Notes

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 16

ca.1938
Box: 9 Folder : 8 J.P. Cannon Correspondence (in SP 1936-37, see also: M.S. Correspondence 5/28)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 17

1936-1940
Box: 9 Folder : 9 James Burnham article and letter ("Science and Style, The Politics of Desperation!')

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 17

ca.1940
Box: 9 Folder : 10 Correspondence between other SWP Members (Not M.S.)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 17

1939-1940
Box: 9 Folder : 11 Correspondence with other Political Groups

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 17

undated
Box: 9 Folder : 12 Correspondence from Secretary of President of Mexico (to Cannon and Shachtman, in Spanish)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 17

Mar 24, 1938
Box: 9 Folder : 13 Anti-War Fund Campaign (Bulletin #1 12/15/39, Bulletin #2 12/2S/39, Bulletin #4 3/11/38, Circular #2 12/12/39)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 17

1938
Box: 9 Folder : 14 NY Local Material on 14th Congress District Election

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 17

1940
Box: 9 Folder : 15 NY Local Party Action (Organizational and informational Bulletins #6,7,8,12)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 17

1940
Box: 9 Folder : 16 Material after 1940 Split (letter from Berta Langston, leaflet-L.A. Campaign)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 17

1940-1970
Box: 9 Folder : 17 NY Local - leaflet (Workers of NY!! Who Will Smash Loughlin?)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 17

1939
Box: 9 Folder : 18 St. Paul, Minnesota and Minneapolis ("Jules Geller for Mayor," "Vote the Union Ticket")

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 17

ca.1938
Box: 9 Folder : 19 YPSL National Plenum Philadelphia (Report to P.C. Oct.17,1939, M.T. Weiss exchange with Abern)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 17

Oct 14, 1939-Oct 15, 1939
Box: 9 Folder : 20 YPSL National Bureau Minutes

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 17

Oct 30, 1939
Box: 9 Folder : 21 YPSL (Pre-convention discussion Oct.1938)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 17

1938
Box: 9 Folder : 22 Johnson Forest Tendency (Resignation from SWP; see also: Johnson-Forest Tendency, Box 11/19; 11/20)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 17

1951
Box: 9 Folder : 23 Youth Socialist Alliance

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 17

ca.1959
Box: 9 Folder : 24 Minority Conference (in Cleveland, 2 telegrams)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 17

Feb 24, 1940-Feb 25, 1940
Box: 9 Folder : 25 Minority Convention (Convention minutes, Plenum minutes, results)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 17

Apr 5, 1940-Apr 7, 1940

PART H: WORKERS PARTY (1940-48)

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 9 Folder : 26 Correspondence with F.I. (cover letter by M.S.)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 17

1940
Box: 9 Folder : 27 Plenum Minutes

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 17

Feb 5, 1947
Box: 9 Folder : 28 P.C. (Club) Minutes

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 17

Apr 1940-Dec 1940
Box: 9 Folder : 29-30 P.C. Minutes

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 17

ca.1946-1947
Box: 9 Folder : 31 James Burnham letter of resignation

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 17

May 21, 1940
Box: 9 Folder : 32 N.C. Report to N.Y.C. Convention (in note form by M.S.)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 17

Nov 1940-Dec 1940
Box: 9 Folder : 33 N.O. Communication to N.C. Members

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 18

ca.1940-1944
Box: 9 Folder : 34-35 N.O. Communication to all Branches

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 18

1940-1942
Box: 9 Folder : 36 N.O. Communication to all Branches and Party Members

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 18

1946-1947
Box: 10 Folder : 1-2 Reports,Resolutions, and Statements

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 18

1942-1947
Box: 10 Folder : 3 Resolution on Russian Question by J.R. Johnson (C.L.R. James) (submitted to 2nd nat'l convention)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 18

Sep 19, 1941
Box: 10 Folder : 4 Education Dept. (Nat'l Education Bulletin #1, Political History of W.P., Reference guide to basic documents and supplementary material)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 18

1940
Box: 10 Folder : 5 N.Y. Local City Convention (report on work from Jan.-Dec.1946)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 18

Feb 2, 1947
Box: 10 Folder : 6 N.Y. Branch Material (city letter; April 1940-Dec. 1940, convention call; Apr. 22, 1940; N.Y. City Program of Action May 1 - Sept.15,1940)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 18

Apr 1940-Dec 1940
Box: 10 Folder : 7 Undated documents

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 18

1940s
Box: 10 Folder : 8 Socialist Youth League, Correspondence (2 telegrams)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 18

1947
Box: 10 Folder : 9 Correspondence with James T. Farrell (Re: copyright of J.T.F. article)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 18

1947-1948
Box: 10 Folder : 10 M.S. Notes on National Question (answer to J.R. Johnson, C.L.R. James)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 19

1943
Box: 10 Folder : 11 Resolutions and Proposals on the National Question

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 19

1943-1944
Box: 10 Folder : 12 Discussion on the Labor Party Question (The "Realism" of the Labor Party, The Problem of the Labor Party)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 19

1943-1944
Box: 10 Folder : 13 Discussion on Ernie Erbers' Blue Cover Outline #2 (The Role of the Trade Unions)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 19

1945-1946
Box: 10 Folder : 14 Negroes in the Primaries (Supreme Court Decision on Texas Primaries)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 19

1944
Box: 10 Folder : 15 Historical Development of the Negroes in American Society by J.R. Johnson (C.L.R. James) - Note: p. 1 filmed twice; p. 2 not filmed.

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 19

Dec 20, 1943
Box: 11 Folder : 1 M.S. Correspondence with United Mine Workers

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 19

1943
Box: 11 Folder : 2-4 M.S. Correspondence (see also: folders 13-20)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 19

1946-1948
Box: 11 Folder : 5 Correspondence with Indian S.P.

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 19

1950-1951
Box: 11 Folder : 6 Correspondence with Ernie Erber (Lundi) with P.C. Members

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 20

1943-1946
Box: 11 Folder : 7-9 Correspondence not M.S. (see also: Box 15 Glotzer Correspondence from P.C. 1948-51) (folder 9-correspondence to Stanley (Plastrick) from Ben Goldberg) Paris 3/10/48)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 20

1943 , 1947-1948
Box: 11 Folder : 10 Information Bulletin #1, Excess Profits Tax Bill

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 20

1942
Box: 11 Folder : 11 Social Composition of Party (charts, tasks of the party)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 20

Nov 23, 1946-Oct 1, 1947
Box: 11 Folder : 12 M.S. Notes (talks to membership meeting on USSR)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 20

ca.1942
Box: 11 Folder : 13 WP/SWP unity notes by M.S.

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 20

1946
Box: 11 Folder : 13A WP/SWP unity-documents by Felix Morrow (while in SWP)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 20

1946
Box: 11 Folder : 13B WP/SWP unity Jeffries, Lyons' resignation from SWP

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 20

1946
Box: 11 Folder : 14 WP/SWP unity, correspondence and discussion with F.I.

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 20

1946-1947
Box: 11 Folder : 15 WP/SWP unity correspondence

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 20

1945
Box: 11 Folder : 16-18 WP/SIAIP unity discussion and correspondence (folder 18 bound contains correspondence in addition to unity)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 20 (Reel 21 begins with folder 17)

undated , 1945-1947
Box: 11 Folder : 19-20 Johnson-Forest Tendencey (Johnson, C.L.R. James, Forest, Raya Dunayevskaya)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 21 (begins with folder 17, above)

1944-1947
Box: 11 Folder : 21-22 Leaflets

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 21

1940-1947
Box: 12 Folder : 1 W.P. Fourth National Convention of Workers Party (constitution, minutes, agenda)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 21

May 27, 1946-May 31, 1946
Box: 12 Folder : 2 Plenum

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 22

May 25, 1946
Box: 12 Folder : 3 Minutes and Circulars

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 22

Jan 1946-Mar 1946
Box: 12 Folder : 4-8 P.C. Minutes (correspondence and resolutions)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 22 (Reel 23 begins with folder 6, and ends with folder 8)

Jan 1947-Nov 1947
Box: 13 Folder : 1 P.C. Minutes (correspondence)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 24

Nov 1947-Dec 1947
Box: 13 Folder : 2 Active Workers Conference (minutes, reports, finances)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 24

Oct 1947-Nov 1947
Box: 13 Folder : 3-5 P.C. Minutes (folder 3 contains correspondence, folders 4 and 5 contain resolutions)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 24 (Reel 25 begins with folder 5)

Dec 1947-Dec 1948
Box: 14 Folder : 1 Fifth National Convention (minutes, resolutions)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 25 (begins with folder 5, above)

Mar 24, 1949-Mar 27, 1949
Box: 14 Folder : 2 Plenum (minutes)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 25

Mar 22, 1949-Mar 23, 1949
Box: 14 Folder : 3-6 P.C. Minutes (correspondence) (except July 1949)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 26

Jan 1949-Jan 1950
Box: 14 Folder : 7 N.C. Minutes

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 26

Dec 13, 1949-Jan 1, 1950

I. Independent Socialist League (1949-58)

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 15 Folder : 1 I.S.L. 19SO Convention (report to NYC Committee)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 26

undated
Box: 15 Folder : 2 P.C. Minutes

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 26

1949-1953
Box: 15 Folder : 3 N.O. Communication with Branches

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 26

1949-1958
Box: 15 Folder : 4 Labor Committee Letter (letter #1 June 3, 1949; letter #2 June 21, 1949)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 26

1949
Box: 15 Folder : 5 Albert Gates (Glotzer), correspondence (to P.C., N.C., see also:Box 11/4,S,6,7; 2/46,47,48; 6/15,22-28,34)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 26

1948-1951
Box: 15 Folder : 6 M.S. Correspondence (~ee also: M.S. Thomas correspondence I.S.L. 1957-S8)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 26

1949-1951
Box: 15 Folder : 7 Correspondence not M.S.

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 27

1949-1957
Box: 15 Folder : 8 Irving Howe and Henry Judd Resignation

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 27

Oct 12, 1952
Box: 15 Folder : 9 Third Camp Position (Third Camp Conference draft statement I.S.L.)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 27

undated
Box: 15 Folder : 10 Analysis of articles in Labor Action, Re: S.P.

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 27

1951-1955
Box: 15 Folder : 11 Resolutions, Reports (ballot requirements, see also: 15/6, Box 2,3,4)

General note

Microfilm Reel Number 27

1949-1958
Box: 15 Folder : 12-17 I.S.L.-S.P./Social Democratic Federation National Convention (maj ority report)

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Microfilm Reel Number 27

1956-1958
Box: 15 Folder : 18 S.P./S.D.F. Unity M.S. Correspondence

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Microfilm Reel Number 27

May 1958
Box: 15 Folder : 19 S.P./S.D.F. Unity M.S. Correspondence with Frank Zeidler (Mayor of Milwaukee)

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Microfilm Reel Number 27

1957
Box: 15 Folder : 20 S.P./S.D.F. Unity, Shachtman and Thomas Correspondence (see also: M.S. Correspondences 1949-55, Box 15/6)

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Microfilm Reel Number 27

1957-1958
Box: 15 Folder : 21 Legal Documents pertaining to printing equipment

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Microfilm Reel Number 27

1948-1954
Box: 15 Folder : 22 Correspondence between Labor Action, YSL, Jeune Garde Socialiste La Gauche

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Microfilm Reel Number 27

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For additional material, see also Series VI. Addendum (not filmed), Box 52, folder 1-3: Communist League of America Minutes, 1929-1933.

1958
Box: 15 Folder : 23 Socialist Youth League (YPSL)

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Microfilm Reel Number 27

1953
Box: 15 Folder : 24 Young Socialist League constitution (proposed amendment)

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Microfilm Reel Number 27

ca..1950s
Box: 15 Folder : 25 YSL Convention

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Microfilm Reel Number 27

Jul 1, 1957-Jul 3, 1957
Box: 15 Folder : 26 YSL NAC Minutes

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Microfilm Reel Number 27

1957
Box: 15 Folder : 27 YSL N.O. Correspondence (with American Youth for Socialism SWP on regroupment)

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Microfilm Reel Number 27

1957
Box: 15 Folder : 28 YSL Resolutions and Proposals (I.S.L.-S.P./S.D.F. Unity)

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Microfilm Reel Number 28

1957
Box: 15 Folder : 29 YSL Youth Debate (notes on meeting sent to M.S.)

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Microfilm Reel Number 28

Mar 1, 1957
Box: 15 Folder : 30 Leaflets (M.S. meeting)

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Microfilm Reel Number 28

1948-1958

J. Socialist Party (Social Democratic Federation, Democratic Socialists, Young People's Socialist League, Michael Farrington, Norman Thomas; debated issues of Cuba, Vietnam, strategies for the 60's) (1958-72).

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 16 Folder : 1 Fifth Congress of European Socialists (M.S. ticket, in French)

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Microfilm Reel Number 28

1962
Box: 16 Folder : 1A SP-SDF Constitution

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Microfilm Reel Number 28

1958
Box: 16 Folder : 1B Constitution

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Microfilm Reel Number 28

1962
Box: 16 Folder : 2 Proceedings of 1958 Convention (in Detroit)

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Microfilm Reel Number 28

undated
Box: 16 Folder : 3 National Convention (in Washington, D.D., convention call, draft of agenda)

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Microfilm Reel Number 28

May 28, 1960-May 30, 1960
Box: 16 Folder : 4 National Convention Proceedings (in NYC, agenda)

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Microfilm Reel Number 28

Jun 10, 1966-Jun 12, 1966
Box: 16 Folder : 5 List of National Comittee members and alternates

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Microfilm Reel Number 28

1966
Box: 16 Folder : 6 National Conference (South Haven, Michigan)

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Microfilm Reel Number 28

Sep 2, 1961-Sep 4, 1961
Box: 16 Folder : 7-15 N.C. and N.A.C. Minutes (except 1963) (see also: National Office Correspondence; some minutes have attached reports for all years)

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Microfilm Reel Number 28 (Reel 29 begins with folder 11)

1959-1966
Box: 16 Folder : 16-22 N.O. Correspondence (except 1963) (for all years, sce also: N.C. and N.A.C. Minutes)

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Microfilm Reel Number 29 (begins with folder 11, above)

1960-1966
Box: 16 Folder : 23 Minutes-Special Socialist Program Committee

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Microfilm Reel Number 29

Nov 22, 1958
Box: 16 Folder : 24-29 Financial Report (except 1963)

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Microfilm Reel Number 29

1958-1965
Box: 16 Folder : 30 Socialist Platform

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Microfilm Reel Number 29

1960
Box: 16 Folder : 31 Build the Party Bulletin (May 1 - Aug.24; 5 issues)

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Microfilm Reel Number 29

1959
Box: 16 Folder : 32-35 Reports and Resolutions (folder 32, see also: I.S.L., S.P./S.D.F. Unity Box 15/12-20, folder 35 contains membership report 10/15/61)

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Microfilm Reel Number 29 (Number 30 begins with folder 34)

1958-1961
Box: 17 Folder : 1 Reports and Resolutions

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Microfilm Reel Number 30

1962
Box: 17 Folder : 2 Cuba Resolutions

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Microfilm Reel Number 30

ca.1960
Box: 17 Folder : 3 Foreign Policy Resolutions

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Microfilm Reel Number 30

ca.1960
Box: 17 Folder : 4 Resolutions and Statements on Vietnam

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Microfilm Reel Number 30

ca.1965
Box: 17 Folder : 5 Jewish Labor Bund Unity N.S. statement)

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Microfilm Reel Number 30

1961-1962
Box: 17 Folder : 6 M.S. Notes

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Microfilm Reel Number 30

1962
Box: 17 Folder : 7 M.S. Correspondence

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Microfilm Reel Number 30

ca.1959-1962
Box: 17 Folder : 8 Statement by Norman Thomas

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Microfilm Reel Number 30

1965
Box: 17 Folder : 9 Norman Thomas Dinner (sketch of theories on dinner program, list of guests)

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Microfilm Reel Number 30

1959
Box: 17 Folder : 10 Correspondence Re: Anvil

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Microfilm Reel Number 30

1959
Box: 17 Folder : 11 Press Bulletin (3 issues: Aug.1,20,1960 and Mar.31,1961)

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Microfilm Reel Number 30

1960-1961
Box: 17 Folder : 12 Resolution of the Illinois State Convention ("Poverty in Chicago" adopted by Convention)

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Microfilm Reel Number 30

1960
Box: 17 Folder : 13 Chicago Local

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Microfilm Reel Number 30

1959
Box: 17 Folder : 14 New York City Convention (convention rules , constitution 1959, Feb 28, Mar 1 agenda)

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Microfilm Reel Number 30

1959
Box: 17 Folder : 15 New York City Resolutions, Proposals

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Microfilm Reel Number 30

1959-1960
Box: 17 Folder : 16 Letter from Comrade Enzer (joke?)

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Microfilm Reel Number 30

Aug 1, 1959
Box: 17 Folder : 17 David McReynolds correspondence

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Microfilm Reel Number 30

1960-1961
Box: 17 Folder : 18 YPSL Convention (agenda)

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Microfilm Reel Number 30

1961
Box: 17 Folder : 19 YPSL NEC Minutes

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Microfilm Reel Number 30

1961
Box: 17 Folder : 20 YPSL Educational Conference (in Chicago)

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Microfilm Reel Number 30

Jan 31, 1959-Feb 1, 1959
Box: 17 Folder : 21-23 YPSL Statements and Resolutions (folder 21 contains The Socialist Alternative)

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Microfilm Reel Number 30

1959-1961
Box: 17 Folder : 24 SP-YPSL Eugene V. Debs Institute (Aug.26-29,1961; Chicago)

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Microfilm Reel Number 30

1961
Box: 17 Folder : 25 SP Constitution

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Microfilm Reel Number 30

1948
Box: 17 Folder : 26 Amendment to 1962 Constitution (adopted at 1964, 1968 convention)

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Microfilm Reel Number 30

undated
Box: 17 Folder : 27 1968 Convention (memos about date, M.S.'s packet of conventionmaterial)

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Microfilm Reel Number 31

undated
Box: 17 Folder : 28 1970 Convention (agenda)

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Microfilm Reel Number 31

undated
Box: 17 Folder : 29 SP-YPSL Conference (Workmens Circle Camp., Hopewell Junction,NY)

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Microfilm Reel Number 31

Sep 5, 1970-Sep 7, 1970
Box: 17 Folder : 30 National Conference (New York City)

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Microfilm Reel Number 31

May 28, 1971-May 31, 1971
Box: 17 Folder : 31-40 NC and NAC Minutes (for all years see also: N.O. Correspondence; some minutes have attached reports and resolutions)

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Microfilm Reel Number 31 (Reel 32 begins with folder 39)

1967-1972
Box: 18 Folder : 1-2 National Secretaries Report (except 1966)

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Microfilm Reel Number 32

1965-1967
Box: 18 Folder : 3-7 National Office Correspondence

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Microfilm Reel Number 32

1967-1971
Box: 18 Folder : 8 Financial Reports

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Microfilm Reel Number 32

1967-1970
Box: 18 Folder : 9-13 Reports and Resolutions (folder 10 contains press release SP Mourns Loss of Norman Thomas; folder 13 contains statement To -Socialist International ~~n7erence -Helsinki, May 2S-27,1971)

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Microfilm Reel Number 32

1967-1971
Box: 18 Folder : 14 Discussion on Vietnam (includes Norman Thomas letter, 8/8/68)

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Microfilm Reel Number 32

1965-1969
Box: 18 Folder : 15 M.S. Political Report Notes

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Microfilm Reel Number 32

ca.1961
Box: 18 Folder : 16 M.S. Correspondence (Re: Michael Harrington and Resignation from Democratic Left Tendency)

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Microfilm Reel Number 32

1970
Box: 18 Folder : 17 Platform by Mdchael Harrington

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Microfilm Reel Number 32

ca.1968
Box: 18 Folder : 18 Michael Harrington Re: Vietnam War

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Microfilm Reel Number 32

1970-1971
Box: 18 Folder : 19 Michael Harrington Correspondence (Re: SP)

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Microfilm Reel Number 33

1970-1971
Box: 18 Folder : 20 "A Recommendation for 1968" by M Harrington

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Microfilm Reel Number 33

undated
Box: 18 Folder : 21 Internal Faction Struggle

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Microfilm Reel Number 33

1967-1969
Box: 18 Folder : 22 Jewish Dailv Forward, clipping (in Yiddish)

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Microfilm Reel Number 33

Dec 13, 1956
Box: 18 Folder : 23 Letter to Tom Kahn From Judy Bardacke

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Microfilm Reel Number 33

Dec 18, 1971
Box: 18 Folder : 24 New York Local

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Microfilm Reel Number 33

1969
Box: 18 Folder : 25 Youth Socialist - Possible Split

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Microfilm Reel Number 33

1953
Box: 18 Folder : 26 YPSL Reports and Resolutions

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Microfilm Reel Number 33

1966
Box: 18 Folder : 27 YPSL Reports and Resolutions (coalition caucus, opposition caucus, YPSL-benefit and reunion May 1,1971, NYC)

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Microfilm Reel Number 33

1971
Box: 18 Folder : 28 YPSL-National Office Correspondence

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Microfilm Reel Number 33

1966-1968
Box: 18 Folder : 29 YPSL N.O. Correspondence with M.S.

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Microfilm Reel Number 33

1966
Box: 18 Folder : 30 YPSL Letter from Sharone Hutcheson to Josh M. (Univ. of Mass. list and description of YPSL members)

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Microfilm Reel Number 33

1969
Box: 18 Folder : 31 League for Industrial Democracy

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Microfilm Reel Number 33

undated
Box: 18 Folder : 32 SP-DSF Unity

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Microfilm Reel Number 33

1971-1972
Box: 18 Folder : 33 N.C. and N.A.C. Minutes

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Microfilm Reel Number 33

1972
Box: 18 Folder : 34 N.O. Go-rrespondence (memo to N.C. on the Socialist International from M. Harrington, 6/8/72)

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Microfilm Reel Number 33

1972
Box: 18 Folder : 35 Reports, Resolutions, Finances

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Microfilm Reel Number 33

1972
Box: 18 Folder : 36 Testimonial Luncheon (Statler/Hilton Hotel)

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Microfilm Reel Number 33

Apr 4, 1971
Box: 18 Folder : 37 YPSL - Correspondence with Penn Kemble

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Microfilm Reel Number 33

1972
Box: 18 Folder : 38 YPSL - The Philadelphia Social Democrat (#l Feb.1972; # 2 Mar 1972)

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Microfilm Reel Number 33

1972
Box: 18 Folder : 39 SP-SDF-DSF Leaflets

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Microfilm Reel Number 33

1958-1971

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