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Guide to the Myra Tanner Weiss Papers TAM.158

Elmer Holmes Bobst Library
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Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive

Collection processed by Natasha Simon, 1998. Edited by Nicole Greenhouse in compliance with DACS and Tamiment Required Elements for Archival Description, July 2013.

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on June 26, 2014
Description is in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Edited by Maggie Schreiner to reflect updated administrative information  , June 2014

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Weiss, Myra Tanner
Title: Myra Tanner Weiss Papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1933-1997
Dates [bulk]: Bulk, 1952-1963
Abstract: Myra Tanner Weiss (1916-1997) was a socialist, feminist, and the Socialist Workers Party's vice-presidential candidate in 1952, 1956, and 1960. Together with her husband Murry she organized the School for Marxist Education in New York. The papers contain correspondence, speeches and writings and Socialist Workers Party internal documents.
Quantity: 2.5 linear feet in five manuscript boxes.
Language of Materials note: Materials are in English.
Call Phrase: TAM.158