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Guide to the Communist Party of the United States of America Records TAM.132

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

Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives

Collection processed by Jillian Cuellar, Peter Filardo, Stephanie Bennett, Margaret Fraser, Nancy Ng Tam, Hester Goodwin Stanley, Maggie Schreiner, Daniel Reisner, Michelle Dean, and Hanan Ohayon (March 2012). Edited to include accessioned materials, May 2014

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on January 16, 2020
English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Edited by Heather Mulliner to include Jim West files from 2014 accession Edited by Heather Mulliner to reflect incorporation of audio/visual and photographic materials Edited by Heather Mulliner to include 2018 accertion Edited by Rachel Searcy to reflect 2018 accretion  , February 2017 , October 2017 , May 2018 , April 2019

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Electronic Records

Series XIV: Archived Websites, 2008 - ongoing. 4 websites

Scope and Content Note

The website of the Communist Party of the United States of America includes information about Party history, platform, upcoming actions and events, publications, as well as educational resources for local organizers. The website was first captured in 2008. Websites of Communist Party the publications Political Affairs,  People's Weekly World, and  Labor Upfront are also included in this series. These websites include articles from the publications, which were first captured in 2008.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Due to technical or privacy issues, archived websites may not be exact copies of the original website at the time of the web crawl. Certain file types will not be captured dependent on how they are embedded in the site. Other parts of websites that the crawler has difficulty capturing includes Javascript, streaming content, database-driven content, and highly interactive content. Full-Text searches of archived websites are available at


Sites are crawled semiannually.

Communist Party of the United States of America Archived Website, 2008 May 10 - ongoing

Communist Party USA


Labor Upfront Archived Website, 2008 May 5 - ongoing

Labor Upfront Newsletter


People's Weekly World Archived Website, 2010 March 8 - ongoing

People's World


Political Affairs Archived Website, 2009 March 8 - 2015 April 8

Political Affairs: Apr 9, 2013-ongoing


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